Things are moving fast. Just a couple of days ago VMware and SAP announced at EMC World that virtual HANA can be used in production as well. In my post I already mentioned that the availability of the the most demanded feature of multi vm support is just a question of the (very near) future – and here we go: in the keynote at Sapphire Bernd Leukert and Pat Gelsinger announced that you now can run several productive HANA systems on one ESXi host.
Multiple VMs per ESX host
The advantages are obvious if you take a look at the following two possible configurations as an example:
For more please see SAP note 1788665.