Protect Your SAP HANA Environment: Live Q&A on Security Best Practices

June 21, 2017

Rapid data center and infrastructure advancements have created endless new opportunities – especially for those who are now live on SAP HANA or SAP S/4HANA. However, now that you’re live, how do you protect your investment? Are you automating OS patch deployment and compliance across your SAP landscape? Are you looking to decrease total cost of ownership while securing enterprise systems and improving compliance and service quality?

Read the transcript of the chat with experts from Hitachi and SUSE on security best practices for your SAP HANA environment after go-live with SAP HANA. They answered questions on automated software, patch and configuration management, system monitoring capabilities, and more, including:

  • Does SAP HANA support data encryption?
  • What are your best practices for SAP HANA database passwords?
  • How does Hitachi architect SAP systems to increase uptime for security maintenance?
  • Are live patches only applicable to memory, or to disk as well?
  • What is the patch selection criteria for live patches?
  • How far back in time are live patches available for the 'current' kernel?

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