Lenovo and SAP Expand/Extend Partnership
Every partnership carries some history, and the one between Lenovo and SAP is both rich and complex. The relationship actually began some years before Lenovo acquired IBM’s System x Intel-based server group in October 2014. Prior to that, IBM System x solutions had played a significant role in the evolution of SAP HANA. That was, in part, because of the company’s industry-leading eX memory technologies/capabilities, a factor that led System x to a leadership position in SAP HANA solution sales.
Since then, Lenovo has extended the innovative qualities of System x offerings with its own X6 mission critical solutions, its preferred platform for SAP HANA and other big data and analytics technologies. The fact that SAP has decided to base its own SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud service on Lenovo systems attests to the proven value and performance of these solutions, as does Lenovo’s robust sales of SAP HANA-focused solutions.
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NOTE: This column was originally published in the Pund-IT Review.