Building a Lenovo SAP HANA TDI Stack With Pure Storage FlashArray

This white paper describes the advantages of using Lenovo servers and Pure Storage FlashArray enterprise storage in an SAP HANA Tailored Datacenter Integration (TDI) environment. Included are best practices and configuration guidelines for setting up and using Pure Storage FlashArray and Lenovo Server with XFS file systems. Our guidelines meet or exceed all SAP performance requirements and ensure the highest availability for database persistence on flash media.

Building a Lenovo SAP HANA TDI Stack

This solution is fully supported by all the vendors that deliver components to it. Throughout this document, we highlight key aspects of the simplicity, ease-of- use, efficiency, and reliability of the solution’s compute and storage platforms.