Meltdown and Spectre are expected to have impacts on performance. How big the impacts will be remains a mystery. [shutterstock: 1017535906, Production Perig)
While almost the whole IT and business world is discussing the security calamity, SAP and IBM remain astonishingly calm and tight-lipped in their interaction with their community of users. Only Hana platform suppliers Red Hat and Suse are engaging in open communication.