Get Started with Your Application Development Journey with SAP HANA, Express Edition

Discover how SAP HANA, express edition, can help you learn to prototype, develop, and deploy next-generation applications for the SAP HANA platform. Start building real-time applications using up to 32 GB of memory for free, and upgrade when your requirements expand.

The SAP HANA® platform makes real-time business the new norm through in- memory computing. With the express edition of SAP HANA, you gain free, hands-on experience for prototyping next-generation applications that use up to 32 GB of memory. With support from SAP® Community as you learn, you can develop modern applications that work easily with spatial, time-series, predictive, and graph data.

With the express edition of SAP HANA, you can jump-start application development today and move to other editions of SAP HANA as your needs grow tomorrow.

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Do I need to be an SAP Partner to download SAP HANA, Express Edition?

The express edition is the easiest way for anyone to get started free of charge and explore SAP HANA with up to 32GB of memory. As a partner in SAP PartnerEdge for Application Development, you will also get access to the SAP HANA Enterprise Edition and a full range of related technology, as well as to the SAP HANA service on SAP HANA Cloud Platform.

Where can I download the express edition of SAP HANA?

Log in here and complete the registration form. Then choose the version you want to download. An installation guide is included in the download package.