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We're proud to announce that Gartner, a company delivering actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams, has once again recognized SAP as a Leader in its 2021 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems.

SAP’s data and analytics solutions deliver an enterprise-oriented set of services that help organizations simplify their data landscapes and rely on trusted, always-up-to-date information for making better decisions through a modern data architecture with ubiquitous reach. The unified data and analytics from SAP include real-time access to mission critical sources, the ability to effectively run-on multiple clouds or on-premise landscapes. SAP also delivers sophisticated workload management, real-time analytics directly on transactional data, machine learning – all with the highest security standards.

Today, data has become an engine of value creation. All around the world, highly interconnected organizations are forging new data strategies to derive meaningful insights and propel their business forward. Yet, with data siloed across countless cloud and on-premises systems, many organizations struggle to derive real value from data assets at the pace their business needs.

SAP is committed to simplifying our customers’ digital transformation journey with a business-centric cloud data and analytics portfolio that leverages existing investments, delivers live insights at critical interaction points, and provides the ability to create action plans to improve business performance.

Business-ready Data Cloud

Developed on the bold vision that our customers should be able to run analytics on live transactions, SAP HANA has been at the forefront of data-driven innovation for over 10 years. Today, SAP HANA is the database management foundation of SAP Business Technology Platform, and is trusted by over 58,000 customers to manage their most business-critical data. With the ability to process transactional and analytical workloads in real-time with lightning-fast performance no matter where the data resides, SAP HANA is uniquely suited to support our customers’ Intelligent Enterprise journey.

Our pursuit of innovation hasn’t stopped there. SAP delivers an open and unified data and analytics solution built on a common foundation of cloud services that allows you to integrate, orchestrate, manage, govern, analyze and plan on all your data with speed and simplicity. Our core cloud database management solutions include SAP HANA Cloud and SAP Data Warehouse Cloud. SAP HANA Cloud is the powerful foundation that delivers a single gateway to all data, wherever it resides – including multicloud, intercloud and hybrid environments. SAP Data Warehouse Cloud builds on the strengths of SAP HANA Cloud to empower business users to connect, model, analyze and share data independently within an IT-governed environment. And, SAP Analytics Cloud helps you analyze, report, and plan. Unlike other vendors, only SAP brings data, analytics, and planning together to help you make fast, confident decisions and take action in the moment for better business outcomes.

Next Steps

If you’re ready to unlock the full potential of your data with a unified cloud data and analytics solution, take the next step with the following resources:



Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems,14 December 2021, Henry Cook | Merv Adrian | Rick Greenwald | Adam Ronthal | Philip Russom Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

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