FAQ - AWS Prescriptive Guidance


This section provides answers to commonly raised questions about running SAP workloads on AWS.

How does SAP on AWS work?

For a general overview of how to use SAP solutions on AWS, see Get Started with SAP on AWS on the AWS website.

What types of services does AWS offer for SAP?

AWS manages the physical infrastructure of the SAP system up to the virtualization layer. You manage the operating system and any SAP applications and databases running above the virtualization layer. If a managed service is required, AWS has a network of partners who offer SAP consulting and managed services on AWS. To find an AWS Partner who has demonstrated technical proficiency and proven success in SAP implementations and migrations, see AWS SAP Competency Partners.

Which SAP use cases does AWS support?

SAP customers and partners use AWS for use cases ranging from running a single SAP test system to hosting a complete SAP production environment. To learn more about how SAP customers and partners use AWS, see Get Started with SAP on AWS.

Where can I find more?

The AWS for SAP blog is a great source of information.

How can I get help with my SAP migration?

Contact the SAP Professional Services team at AWS.