SAP certifications and configurations running on Microsoft Azure

SAP and Microsoft have a long history of working together in a strong partnership that has mutual benefits for their customers. Microsoft is constantly updating its platform and submitting new certification details to SAP in order to ensure Microsoft Azure is the best platform on which to run your SAP workloads. The following tables outline Azure supported configurations and list of growing SAP certifications.

SAP HANA certifications

References:

SAP Product Supported OS Azure Offerings
SAP HANA Developer Edition (including the HANA client software comprised of SQLODBC, ODBO-Windows only, ODBC, JDBC drivers, HANA studio, and HANA database) Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise D-Series VM family
Business One on HANA SUSE Linux Enterprise DS14_v2, M32ts, M32ls, M64ls, M64s
SAP HANA Certified IaaS Platforms
SAP S/4 HANA Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise Controlled Availability for GS5. Full support for M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2,
SAP HANA on Azure (Large instances) SAP HANA Certified IaaS Platforms
Suite on HANA, OLTP Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2, SAP HANA on Azure (Large instances)
SAP HANA Certified IaaS Platforms
HANA Enterprise for BW, OLAP Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise GS5, M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2,
SAP HANA on Azure (Large instances) SAP HANA Certified IaaS Platforms
SAP BW/4 HANA Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Linux Enterprise GS5, M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2,
SAP HANA on Azure (Large instances)
SAP HANA Certified IaaS Platforms

Be aware that SAP uses the term 'clustering' in SAP HANA Certified IaaS Platforms as synonym for 'scale-out' and NOT for high availability 'clustering'

SAP NetWeaver certifications

Microsoft Azure is certified for the following SAP products, with full support from Microsoft and SAP. References:

SAP Product Guest OS RDBMS Virtual Machine Types
SAP Business Suite Software Windows, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Oracle Linux SQL Server, Oracle (Windows and Oracle Linux only), DB2, SAP ASE A5 to A11, D11 to D14, DS11 to DS14, DS11_v2 to DS15_v2, GS1 to GS5, D2s_v3 to D64s_v3, E2s_v3 to E64s_v3, M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2
SAP Business All-in-One Windows, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Oracle Linux SQL Server, Oracle (Windows and Oracle Linux only), DB2, SAP ASE A5 to A11, D11 to D14, DS11 to DS14, DS11_v2 to DS15_v2, GS1 to GS5, D2s_v3 to D64s_v3, E2s_v3 to E64s_v3, M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2
SAP BusinessObjects BI Windows N/A A5 to A11, D11 to D14, DS11 to DS14, DS11_v2 to DS15_v2, GS1 to GS5, D2s_v3 to D64s_v3, E2s_v3 to E64s_v3, M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2
SAP NetWeaver Windows, SUSE Linux Enterprise, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Oracle Linux SQL Server, Oracle (Windows and Oracle Linux only), DB2, SAP ASE A5 to A11, D11 to D14, DS11 to DS14, DS11_v2 to DS15_v2, GS1 to GS5, D2s_v3 to D64s_v3, E2s_v3 to E64s_v3, M64s, M64ms, M128s, M128ms, M64ls, M32ls, M32ts, M208s_v2, M208ms_v2

Other SAP Workload supported on Azure

SAP Product Guest OS RDBMS Virtual Machine Types
SAP Business One on SQL Server Windows SQL Server All NetWeaver certified VM types
SAP Note #928839
SAP BPC 10.01 MS SP08 Windows and Linux All NetWeaver Certified VM types
SAP Note #2451795
SAP Business Objects BI platform Windows and Linux SAP Note #2145537
SAP Data Services 4.2 SAP Note #2288344
SAP Hybris Commerce Platform 5.x and 6.x Windows SQL Server, Oracle All NetWeaver certified VM types
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