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SAP Business Suite

The SAP Business Suite software is an integrated set of products and applications that support many essential business processes that are common to large and mid-size organizations. The foundation of […]


SAP HANA (High-Speed Analytical Appliance) is an in-memory database platform developed by SAP SE that can be deployed on premises or in the cloud. It uses in-memory computing to store […]

SAP NetWeaver

SAP NetWeaver is the technical foundation for many enterprise applications from software company SAP SE. It can be used as an application server for supplier relationship management (SRM), customer relationship […]


SAP S/4HANA is an abbreviation of SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software package. Organizations use SAP S/4HANA to integrate and manage business functions – […]


Scalability is the ability for IT systems – such as applications, storage, databases and networking – to continue to function properly when changed in size or volume. It often refers […]

Server Provisioning

Server provisioning is the process of equipping a server with everything it will need to operate in the network as needed. The elements that will be required by any given […]

Server Virtualization

Server virtualization is a technique that gets more use out of a physical server by partitioning it into many small, virtual servers by using virtualization software. Each virtual server behaves […]

Server Workload

A server workload is a way of thinking about the amount of processing a server will have to do in a fixed period of time. The workload can be comprised […]

Shadow IT

Shadow IT refers to software that is used within an organization without the approval, support, and oversight of the IT department. It can include popular cloud services such as file […]

Software-Defined Infrastructure

Software-defined infrastructure (SDI) combines software-defined compute (SDC), software-defined networking (SDN) and software defined storage (SDS) into a fully software-defined data center (SDDC). A software-defined data center is an IT facility where infrastructure […]

Software-Defined Networking

Software-defined networking (SDN) is a computer platform that creates a centralized and programmable logical network. Unlike conventional, hierarchical networks that rely on several vendor-specific devices and protocols for packet delivery, […]

Software-Defined Storage

Software-defined storage (SDS) is a computer platform that creates a virtualized network of storage resources by separating the management software from its underlying storage hardware. SDS resources may be spread […]

Source Code

Source code is the foundational component or source information of a computer program. It is written as human-readable plain text in a programming language comprised of a set of instructions […]

Storage Area Network

A storage area network (SAN) is a dedicated high-speed computer network that connects storage devices with servers. SANs can deliver shared pools of storage to multiple servers, on or off […]

Storage Hypervisor

A storage hypervisor is a supervisory program that manages multiple pools of consolidated storage as virtual resources. It treats all the storage hardware it manages as generic, even dissimilar and […]

Storage Management

Storage management refers to the software and processes that improve the performance of data storage resources. It may include network virtualization, replication, mirroring, security, compression, deduplication, traffic analysis, process automation, […]

Storage Resource Management (SRM)

Storage resource management (SRM) is the software used to manage storage networks and devices in order to optimize the efficiency and capacity of storage hardware. SRM usually allocates storage capacity […]

Storage Solutions

Storage solutions are ways to save or archive computer data in electromagnetic, optical, digital or other formats. Data may be stored on premises, on external drives, on remote devices, on […]


A supercomputer is a computer with a high level of performance compared to a general-purpose computer. Performance of a supercomputer is measured in floating-point operations per second (FLOPS) instead of […]


A System-on-a-Chip (SoC) is an integrated chip or circuit that combines all of the various components of a computer or other system.  This might include such things as the CPU, […]

Systems Management

Systems management is the management of all IT systems across the entire enterprise, and is directed by the chief information officer (CIO) and/or the chief technology officer (CTO). Systems management […]

What is SAP?

SAP keeps companies connected to their most valuable processes by offering a full view of the product life cycle and other key business operations. In fact, 77% of the world’s […]