The white papers on this page help you to set up SAP systems to use Oracle Real Application Clusters (RACs). They describe all required changes to the Oracle database, Oracle network configuration, Oracle instance parameters, and so on.
Make sure that you also follow all additional steps listed in the SAP installation and upgrade guides for Oracle 10g Release 2 and check all RAC-related SAP notes, starting with SAP note 527843 (SMP login required), which shows release details for each operating system.
New April 2015: This Oracle white paper explains the steps to upgrade an SAP NetWeaver Installation from Oracle RAC 188.8.131.52 to Oracle RAC 184.108.40.206.
Update April 2015: This Oracle white paper describes how to use Oracle Clusterware 11 Release 2 and Clusterware 12 Release 1 to manage SAP critical resources for SAP kernel version 700 and later
Update March 2011: This document explains all the necessary steps to configure an SAP system for Oracle 11g Release 2 Real Application Clusters.
This Oracle white paper describes the installation and configuration of SAP on Oracle RAC 11.2 using Oracle ASM and Oracle ACFS on the platform Microsoft Windows 2008 Release 2.
SAP NetWeaver with Oracle 10g R2 RAC (UNIX & Linux) (PDF 3 MB)
This best practices guide from Oracle covers the configuration of an SAP NetWeaver System for an Oracle 10g R2 Real Application Cluster (RAC) on UNIX or Linux.