The Birth of SAP HANA or “A Common Database Approach for OLTP and OLAP Usingan In-Memory Column Database” by Hasso Plattner

This article has been in my drafts and I did not have time to work on it for a long time. I saw it was part complete and decided to finish and cap it off.

This is the follow up to my earlier article which touched briefly on Relational Databases and how in-memory technology is currently being leveraged with respect to Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) and Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) workloads. In this article I…