SAP Cloud Platform Cloud Foundry Environment


The SAP Cloud Platform Cloud Foundry environment has been recently released to General Availability in Q2 2017. Also, it has been incorporated as part of the Trial Edition, so developers could try it for their own “pet projects”.

Cloud Foundry is a Platform-As-A-Service. The main unit of the platform is the application. The PaaS which run using the support of buildpacks and services.

Cloud Foundry is organized in Cloud Foundry Organization and Cloud Foundry Space.

It has a space with name dev created with 1GB of memory ready for consumption.

It is possible to use the following services:

  • Portal Service:It is the Portal Service
  • HANA (Shared version):It a shared HANA version
  • MongoDB – It is a noSQL database
  • RabbitMQ – It is message queue
  • Redis – It is a noSQL database on

Using the command cf marketplace , it is possible to get the services from the marketplace in the organization and space selected. In the case of the Cloudfoundry instance of SAP Cloud Platform, these are the selected ones:

It is also possible to check the services using the SAP Cloud Platform Cockpit.