The figure below shows an overview of the technical system landscape for SAP Cloud Appliance Library.
The main components comprising the technical system landscape are the following:
- SAP Cloud Appliance Library hosted on SAP Cloud Platform in an SAP network - it offers the easiest and fastest way to consume the latest SAP solutions in the cloud. It is an online repository of ready-to-use SAP solutions that you can instantly deploy into your own cloud accounts to kick-start your SAP projects. It is economical and efficient to use these solutions for testing, training, showing demonstrations to customers, and so on.
- SAP solution hosted on a cloud provider
- Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud provider is a Web service for managing images and virtual machines. Using a solution instance in SAP Cloud Appliance Library will generate infrastructure costs from the cloud provider. The charges vary based on the size of the system landscape, and the time the instance is active.
- SAP Store from where you can purchase an SAP Cloud Appliance Library subscription.