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2349409 - How to use fewer CPU cores than the host has available - SYSAM


A SYSAM enabled product requires a license for every CPU core that it can detect upon server startup.

You may wish to start a server with fewer cores licensed than are physically available on the host.



All SAP (Sybase) products using SYSAM licenses, including but not limited to :

  • SAP IQ
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
  • SAP Replication Server (SRS)


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise all versions ; SAP IQ all versions ; SAP Replication Server all versions


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