"Plus, it hasn't actually been released yet, so please come back and talk to us when it is available," Sikka added.
There are now 2,000 HANA customers globally, with more than 300 of them interested in running SAP's Business Suite on the platform, according to an SAP spokesman. More than half of all HANA deployments are for non-SAP applications, SAP said.
An SAP spokesman could not say on Monday how many HANA projects today involve successful switches from Oracle.
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