The SAP HANA Cloud Platform, developer edition is a fast, easy and FREE way to get started in a shared environment so you can quickly learn how to create cloud apps.
The developer edition is a free, perpetual license for you to use for evaluation and development purposes. In addition to 1GB shared SAP HANA and the comprehensive set of platform services, you’ll also gain early access to beta functionality.
The SAP HANA Cloud Platform, developer edition allows you to:
✔ Create column views using both HANA Studio and SQL commands via JDBC
✔ Connect to your HANA instance on SAP HANA Cloud Platform easily via Eclipse
✔ Deploy your apps on Cloud Foundry based runtimes and backing services
✔ Connect to up to 2 on-premises systems
✔ Create unlimited HTML apps
✔ Test drive your Java applications
Explore the tutorial section and learn how to build your first SAP HANA Cloud Platform application today. Discover the features and services that let you build, run, and extend innovative enterprise applications in the cloud.