Oracle SPARC Servers have produced amazing results setting a new
32-processor systems world record
for the SAP SD benchmark.
These results attest to the power of the SPARC architecture and the
unique scalability of Oracle Solaris. Customers running SAP on
Oracle servers can leverage such performance to consolidate
workloads and dramatically reduce data center costs.
The SAP SD Standard Application Benchmark is a two-tier ERP business
test that is indicative of full business workloads of complete order
processing and invoice processing, and demonstrates the ability to
run both the application and database software on a single system.
It represents the critical tasks performed in real-world ERP
business environments and it's the benchmark most widely used by SAP
World Record for 32 processors: Oracle's SPARC M6-32 server
produced a world record
result for 32 processors beating the IBM Power 795 32-chip system
- The SPARC M6-32 server with 32 processors, 384 cores, and
3,072 threads achieved two-tier results of 793,390 SAPs with
140,000 users on the SAP Standard Application (SD)
Benchmark using SAP enhancement package 5 for SAP ERP 6.0
running on Oracle Solaris 11 and Oracle Database 11g.
- 15% faster than the IBM Power 795 32-chip results (32/256/1024)
- 14% more SAP users per chip than the Fujitsu M10-4s 40-chip
- Details here
For more information about SAP on Oracle SPARC/Solaris see:
IT infrastructure Solutions for SAP
Community Network: SAP on Oracle Solaris
Two-tier SAP Sales and Distribution (SD) standard
application benchmarks, SAP Enhancement Package 5 for SAP ERP
6.0 as of 3/26/14:
SPARC M6-32 (32 processors, 384 cores, 3072 threads) 140,000 SAP
SD users, 32 x 3.6 GHz SPARC M6, 16 TB memory, Oracle Database
11g, Oracle Solaris 11, Cert# 2014008.
Fujitsu SPARC M10-4S (40 processors, 640 cores, 1280 threads)
153,000 SAP SD users, 40 x 3.0 GHz SPARC65 X, 10 TB memory,
Oracle Database 11g, Oracle Solaris 11, Cert# 2013014.
Two-tier SAP Sales and Distribution (SD) standard application
benchmarks, SAP Enhancement Package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0:
IBM Power 795 (32 processors, 256 cores, 1024 threads) 126,063
SAP SD users, 32 x 4 GHz IBM POWER7, 4 TB memory, DB2 9.7,
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