Siemens: First SAP certified SAP R/3 Standard Application Benchmark on Linux!

On the first try Siemens came up with a new benchmark
result running SAP R/3 and Linux on a 4 CPU PRIMERGY.

“241 SD (Sales & Distribution) benchmark Users on a central
instance is the highest number of benchmark users on a 4-CPU Intel
system measured to date. The results were achieved on a PRIMERGY
870/40 with 4 x 550 MHz Pentium III XEON 2 MB SLC (second Level
Cache), Linux 2.2.11, SAP DB 6.2.10 and R/3 4.0B.”

“This again demonstrates Siemens position as a leading platform
provider for SAP R/3 on Linux.”