SAP is a market leader in enterprise software to manage business operation and customer relationship. A10 Networks and SAP has a joint solution to provide enterprise companies to acceleration, optimized, secure and provide reliability to SAP applications such as SAP NetWeaver Portal, SAP CRM/ERP solutions, SAP HANA application platform and more.
The A10's Thunder and AX Series hardware Application Delivery Controller (ADCs) and hypervisor-based virtual ADC vThunder are certified with SAP v2 applications. A10's Thunder ADC can provide:
- High availability for SAP Application Servers to prevent application failure
- Increase application vulnerability from DDoS and protect SAP applications from web attacks by using the Thunder Series as a Reverse Proxy and defense.
- Seamless distribution of client traffic across multiple SAP Application Servers to provide seamless scalability
- Higher connection counts, faster application responsiveness, and reduced Oracle Application Server CPU utilization by initiating SSL Offload, HTTP Compression, RAM Caching and Connection Reuse
- Improved application security using x.509 which is used to authenticate the SAP Cloud as valid Client to the SAP Backend Application