The new edition will enable ISVs to build, deploy and manage cloud applications as demanded by their application
SAP has released the on-demand edition of Sybase SQL Anywhere applications, a component of the SAP real-time data platform which will augument embedded database for Cloud deployments.
The new Sybase SQL Anywhere, on-demand edition is a data management application that enables independent software vendors (ISVs) to build, deploy and manage cloud applications as demanded by their application.
SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere, on-demand edition features an isolated multi-tenancy architecture that removes co-mingling of data and provides flexibility to host applications in private, public or hybrid environments.
It will allow users to take advantage of the cloud’s economies of scale while providing them with the tools they require to ensure they can still treat each of their customers individually and also will enable ISVs to comply with regulatory, state and international legal obligations.
The on-demand edition is built on database technology and offers the ability to manage several customer databases through a single integrated console to provide enhanced customer service.
SAP’s new release also enables application vendors to use SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere to deploy on-premise, on-device and on-demand applications that are all based on the same data management technology that reduces costs and simplifies development, support and maintenance.
The on-demand edition features full relational database capabilities for SaaS applications, atomic tenant databases that allow for per-tenant customisation, declarative database fencing to facilitate compliance with data regulations and ISV-focused tooling that provides operational insight into the data cloud.
It also offers flexible task model the allows administrative functions to run against one or many tenants, ability to move tenants to load balance or isolate them with minimal disruption, provision to run multiple versions of software in the same cloud and scalability by the number of tenants.
SAP Database & Technology senior vice president Irfan Khan said the Sybase SQL Anywhere applications are designed to build high-performance applications in remote and mobile environments, simplify application development, easing administration and enabling database-driven applications to be deployed anywhere.
"With the availability of the on-demand edition, SAP extends the reach of the SAP real-time data platform and the capabilities of SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere to uniquely meet the needs of ISVs for cloud application data management that is extremely flexible, cost effective, easily managed and highly secure," Khan said.