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Huawei Joined Hands with SAP to Provide the Large-Scale SAP HANA Single-Cluster Solution

Mar 18, 2015
[Hannover, Germany, March, 18, 2015]

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solution provider, unveiled its FusionCube for SAP HANA solution for Sinopec at the CeBIT 2015 today.

Sinopec is one of the world's largest integrated energy and chemical Groups, ranking No.3 in Fortune Global 500 in 2014.With continuous expansion of Sinopec's services, the financial report system data rapidly increases."With the increasing applications in these years, our user base and service plane grow continuously and more and more data needs to be processed. In the era of Big Data, efficiency data processing and analysis was high on the agenda." said Li Jianfeng, Deputy Director of the Information Management Department of Sinopec, "We decided to use SAP Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) HANA after comparison. But this technology cannot work without a hardware platform. Finally, we chose Huawei as our long-term partner to test and optimize the platform."
Sinopec has the world's largest data warehouse, which stores all its operation and financial data, financial integration reports, and a large number of operation reports. The data warehouse supports over 202 EMP solutions. Huawei cooperated with SAP to develop the FusionCube for SAP HANA solution for Sinopec. This innovative solution helps Sinopec build a high-performance SAP HANA database platform by using distributed storage software, PCIe SSDs, and 56 Gbps InfiniBand networks.
Li Jianfeng said, "Through optimization and tests for a period, Huawei FusionCube for SAP HANA provides superior performance, significantly reduces the system response time, accelerates data processing, and greatly improves user satisfaction."
The Huawei FusionCube for SAP HANA solution improves the database loading performance by 60%, shortens the data upload time from four hours to 30 minutes, and increases the data processing speed by 4x to 6x. This solution also greatly increases Sinopec's efficiency in processing financial and sales reports and corporate decision-making.
"The close cooperation between SAP and Huawei not only increase business outcomes but also streamlines Sinopec's financial management."said Dr.Uwe Hommel, Executive Vice President and global support group leader of SAP.
Since Huawei released the FusionCube for SAP HANA solution at the CeBIT 2014, the FusionCube for SAP HANA has been widely used and Huawei has become a leading SAP HANA supplier who has rich experience in deploying large-scale SAP HANA clusters. Huawei has achieved continuous breakthroughs in the energy and chemical industries. As SAP's first global technology partner in China, Huawei has been committed to consistently improving customer value through open cooperation and joint innovation, based on customers' requirements.

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