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John Currie

For the first time in many years you can use popular search engines — such as Google and Bing — to search SAP documentation, including SAP IQ documentation. (Previously, the SAP Help Portal and Sybase

Did you know you can download SAP IQ manuals in PDF format? You have two options. You can: Download an individual manual as a PDF file Download all manuals as a PDF archive Download an

As of 07 April, 2017, the SAP IQ 16.0 SP 11 documentation collection — and all subsequent documentation releases — are fully searchable! You can search across the entire documentation collection, or you can search inside

SAP has a new Help Portal, hosted on the SAP Cloud Platform. Live now at help.sap.com (go check it out!), it features a clean design that is fully responsive, and much improved navigation through better

When adding or removing the SAP HANA dynamic tiering worker role on an existing dynamic tiering system, the menu choices are as follows: So why are there two of each and which do you use

A successful installation begins with a solid foundation, so before you do anything, prepare your system.   Prepare to Install SAP HANA and Dynamic Tiering:   With the proper foundation, ask yourself Do you want

Issue: You are running SAP HANA dynamic tiering SP 12. A 447 error like the following appears:   backup could not be completed [110112] Extended storage backup error: [SAP][ODBC Driver]There is already a backup or

Once you’ve installed SAP HANA dynamic tiering and added the worker host, the next step is to create extended storage.   If for any reason you need to remove the worker or standby hosts, you

If you encounter an out of space error in IQ_SYSTEM_MAIN which brings down your coordinator node, the normal recovery procedure can appear blocked if your multiplex has a DAS dbspace. This blog shows you how

As of SP 10, dynamic tiering supports running in an SAP HANA multitenant database container installation. You can have some or all of the tenant databases running dynamic tiering. Make sure each tenant using dynamic