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SnapManager 3.0 for SAP Best Practices Guide

Backup, recovery, and creating system copies are all complicated tasks that are synonymous with SAP® systems management. NetApp® SnapManager® 3.0 for SAP simplifies and automates these complex operations by leveraging NetApp Snapshot™, SnapRestore®, and FlexClone® technologies to provide fast, space-efficient, disk-based backups; rapid, granular restore and recovery; and quick, space-efficient system copies of SAP systems running on Oracle® Databases. This document details the best practices for deploying and using SnapManager 3.0 for SAP.


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