SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise - Compression Option
ASE with advanced compression capabilities, allows large data volumes to be stored more compactly and reduces I/O times, enabling today's top enterprises to handle more transactions and support more concurrent users without adding the cost of more disks and hardware.
Compression option delivers business critical performance using compression algorithms in the database to expand and contract data automatically. This enables users to use less disk space to store the same amount of data and to retrieve that information from disks as much as four times faster.
Compression option allows large databases to be stored more compactly and reduces I/O times to ensure high performance on even the largest databases.