Dynamically Allocating Memory

SAP ASE dynamically allocates physical memory, which means you can change the memory configuration without restarting the server.

Note: SAP ASE does not dynamically decrease memory. It is important that you accurately assess the needs of your system, because you may need to restart the server if you decrease the memory configuration parameters and want to release previously used physical memory.
Consider changing the value of the max_memory configuration parameter when: