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Physical Memory Running Out

Hello Experts,

our sap product is ECC 6.0 and OS is SUSE Linux and database is DB6 10.01.0001,

and RAM is 24 GB, there are max 50 users and now the issue is " there is only 300 MB memory is free" while there is no long background jobs are running, no any long time dialog session is active, now not getting which process consuming the memory, please suggest what should I do.

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  • Posted on Jul 20, 2016 at 02:05 PM

    Dear Tushar,

    Hope you are doing good.

    For this particular reason, SAP has developed the Quick Sizer (which is a Web-based tool).

    This is available free of cost for customers from:

    http://service.sap.com/quicksizer

    and

    http://service.sap.com/sizing

    You will be able to identify whether more hardware/ server nodes etc. are needed and resize the server accordingly. With the Quick Sizer you can translate business requirements into technical requirements.

    Simply fill in the online questionnaire, an up-to-date survey that is based on business-oriented figures. The results you obtain can help you select an economically balanced system that matches your

    company's business goals.

    Hope this helps.

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    Kind Regards,

    Hemanth

    SAP Product Support

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    Join me online: http://scn.sap.com/people/hemanth.kumar/content

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  • Posted on Jul 22, 2016 at 04:24 PM

    Hello Tushar,

    Where are you seeing your Physical Memory ? if you are referring to ST06 or OS Level Free command they show the same vale under "Free" , it doesnt mean that you have memory crunch .

    In Linux Operating system system will not release memory immediately this is stored under "Cached".

    You can see the same below.

    You should start worrying only if your cached is decreasing and users are going to Memory Dumps .

    Then you should re-evaluate your resources and based on user Load you should consider upgrading your Hardware.

    Regards

    Bhupesh A


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