SAP HANA Platform

For Developers

The power of the platform in your hands

As a SAP HANA developer, the power of the in-memory platform is in your hands. SAP HANA Platform provides everything you need to build real-time data-driven applications with both high transaction rates and complex query processing in a single solution.

What Can Developers Do?

Powerful Platform

Create comprehensive analytical models and build applications with SAP HANA's programmatic interfaces and integrated development environment.

Native Code

Develop native code that runs inside SAP HANA.

Powered by SAP HANA

Get your app certified so it can be advertised with the Powered by SAP HANA logo and you’ll get visibility in SAP marketing and commercial materials.

  • Build

    Use traditional database modeling with state of the art scripting

    • Create data models and views
    • Code using SQLscript for procedures
    • Use R and other Advanced Libraries procedures
    • Create UIs or build OData APIs

  • Deploy

    Collaboratively build and deploy applications

    • Create JavaScript and HTML using any development tool
    • Deploy using GitHub or Command-line
    • Use your SAP HANA instance or try a free evaluation

  • Run

    Consume from analytical, mobile, cloud and other application frameworks

    • Integrate via ODBC and JDBC
    • Consume OData from external apps
    • Access via web using HTML5 based apps
    • Promote and sell your apps on SAP HANA App Center

SAP HANA Developer Center

Discover how SAP HANA works, learn about its different features and components, and see code samples. Sign up for your free, perpetual SAP HANA developer edition in the cloud and get started with building your first SAP HANA application today.

Go to SAP HANA Developer Center

SAP HANA Distinguished Engineers

Explore the SAP HANA Distinguished Engineers Program – devoted to recognizing and promoting SAP HANA technical skills, as well as helping others to learn those skills.

Go to HDE Spot

SAP HANA Developer Center on SCN

Share your SAP HANA discoveries with other developers around the world and learn their tips and tricks.

SAP HANA Developer Edition

It’s time to put he power of the platform in your hands. Get the free SAP HANA developer edition.