Network High Availability


Networks are the basis of your SAP system. Therefore, reliable networks are essential for business-critical applications requiring high availability. This section describes basic measures for the construction and operation of failure-tolerant networks.

Implementation Considerations

For detailed technical guidance when implementing a specific product or feature, contact the appropriate source, such as your SAP consultant or your network supplier.


High availability for the SAP system should be part of a system-wide strategy. Therefore, you should also consider other components of the system, such as the SAP system itself, the database, the hardware and operating system services, and so on.