SAP HANA False Claims

How an SAP HANA Sidecar Becomes a High Overhead Item

Executive Summary SAP created a concept of an SAP HANA sidecar designed to get customers to implement uncompetitive or immature solutions. The benefit of the free SAP HANA sidecar is one example of this. Introduction The SAP HANA sidecar was presented as an essential step to using HANA very aggressively in 2013 and less so…

SAP HANA False Claims

How Accurate Was Vishal Sikka on the Future of HANA?

Executive Summary Vishal Sikka makes several false statements about HANA in this interview with Dennis Howlett. One of these is a hilarious proposal around curing cancer with genetic algorithms in HANA. Introduction The video below was posted in 2012 and is an interview with Denis Howlett and Vishal Sikka. At this time Diginomica counted SAP…

SAP HANA False Claims

How Popular is SAP HANA in Reality?

Executive Summary SAP has created misleading impressions regarding HANA’s growth. We fact-checked SAP by using the independent DB-Engines ranking. Introduction to Fact Checking HANA’s Growth SAP has been proposing that HANA is the fast growing database of all time. Part of this puffery is simply designed to help SAP sell more HANA licenses and has…