Platform-Specific Description of Memory Management


The following section explains the platform-specific features of memory management.

Both implementation and the setting of parameters depends on the operating system used.


The basic functions of memory management are platform-independent and are described in detail under Functions of the SAP Memory Management System. The implementation and parameter settings, however, depend largely on the operating system used.


The platforms supported by SAP can be divided into the following categories:

·        UNIX

This section highlights any differences that may exist between the various UNIX systems supported by SAP.

For information specific to Linux, see Memory Management under Linux.

·        Windows

·        iSeries