SQL Anywhere, the name itself explains a lot about what it could do. Obviously , it is a data management system which supports a wide range of devices including mobile devices and other embedded devices. The solution enables the applications running on embedded devices to capture , manage and synchronize data in real time. Also, it could exchange data with a cloud system like SAP HANA Cloud Platform. That makes it a bridge in between applications running on a local system and ERP applications running on high performance cloud system.