SAP HANA Appliance with Virtualized Application Landscape – Qatar

This project included planning and setting up of specialized IT infrastructure for SAP HANA on certified hardware and SAP Application tier on a virtualized environment with a disaster recovery site for a leading automotive dealership in Qatar.

CALTROP’s services included liaising with the customer for installation and commissioning of hardware; integration of new hardware into the infrastructure solution; configuring all operating systems and software; updating and patching software stack to required level; deploying backup solutions as per planned schedules; imparting user training to local IT team; and providing documentation of the new infrastructure.

LOCATION: Doha – Qatar
INDUSTRY: Automotive Dealership


  • Hardware deployment and configuration
  • Software deployment and configuration
  • Infrastructure high availability configuration
  • Automotive failover of mission critical deadlines
  • Disaster recovery site configuration and failover testing
  • Backup solution deployment – onsite with periodic copy to DR site


  • Project scheduling
  • Site inspection
  • Hardware integration into customer’s environment
  • Virtual environment configuration and deployment
  • HA testing
  • DR failover and failback testing
  • Monitoring and alert configuration
  • Knowledge sharing and end user training
  • Documentation