SAP HANA Cloud, the multi-model database management system empowers the architects of the future to build and deploy the next generation of intelligent data applications at scale.
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TechEd 2023 truly showcased this, rolling out a significant update to SAP’s Database as a Service offering: With a planned GA in Q1 2024 a vector engine will be included in SAP HANA Cloud, once again strengthening the database’s multi-model capabilities. During the executive keynote by Juergen Mueller, project specialist Sabrina Pfeffer gave a very valuable demo of SAP HANA Cloud’s vector store. The vector engine has also been featured in the developer keynote: Learn more about embeddings and similarities as well as using the SAP HANA Cloud vector engine in the context of SAP AI Foundation. Additionally, check out these slides for a comprehensive overview of the vector engine announcement. Moreover, read the official announcement here and this for more information. If you are looking for a comprehensive overview of the full executive keynote, this blog is a must-read.
SAP HANA Cloud Vector Engine
Besides these exciting news SAP HANA Cloud has been featured in more sessions on-site and virtual.
Stay up to date on the most recent innovations in SAP HANA Cloud, from application development to advanced analytics and intelligent data tiering, learn more in this session. Always stay up to date with SAP HANA Cloud innovations with our Road Map Explorer. Additionally, dig into the latest product strategy and focus topics.
In this session KWS Saat SE & Co. KGaA, a leading producer of high-performance seed varieties, shares its firsthand experiences on successfully moving its SAP HANA instances to SAP HANA Cloud. Starting with SAP HANA as a sidecar, they are now a passionate user of SAP HANA Cloud following their cloud first strategy. Moreover, this session also features a brief overview of the self-service migration tooling and more migration offerings by SAP. If you want to get a quick and easy insight into how KWS Saat SE & Co. KGaA benefits from SAP HANA Cloud, then don’t miss out on their recently released testimonial. Not convinced yet? Then have a look at another testimonial by Geberit.
Migrating Your On-Premise SAP HANA to SAP HANA Cloud
Boost the Intelligence of Business Applications with SAP HANA Cloud
Explore SAP’s plans to expand the multi-model and AI capabilities of SAP HANA Cloud to better support customers, partners, and SAP engineering teams. These plans call for providing a data foundation for business applications that directly benefits from the use of large language models and generative AI. This session also gave more insights into the SAP HANA Cloud Vector Engine announcement.
Intelligent data applications are the next generation of solutions, powered with self-learning capabilities and real-time data. From enabling predictive maintenance to optimizing energy usage, intelligent data applications are the future. Learn how to get started by leveraging capabilities in SAP HANA Cloud, such as multitier storage, semi-structured document storage, spatial and graphical data processing, and machine learning.
Start today with our openSAP course on building intelligent data applications with SAP HANA Cloud.
Get an overview of the native tools used to administer and monitor instances of the SAP HANA Cloud database. Examine architectural and functional concepts of SAP HANA Cloud administration tools and SAP HANA database explorer tools, and understand their capabilities when operating SAP HANA Cloud deployments. Topics include instance provisioning, database landscape management, security, performance management, and multi-instance operations.