Choosing the Right Number of Engines

It is important that you choose the correct number of engines for SAP ASE.

When choosing the number of engines, consider the following:

SAP recommends that you have only as many engines as your site requires. More engines do not necessarily translate into better performance. Generally, SAP ASE perform better with 4 engines that are 80% busy instead of performing with 8 engines that are 40% busy.