SAP HANA provides an all-in-one platform which has been proven to be effective in handling the data required to analyse traffic congestion Being run through cloud-based or in-house servers makes SAP HANA versatile and cost effective The platform also excels at delivering deeper insight from Big Data and the Internet of Things due to its strong machine learning capabilities However, this platform is not open source and licensing must be purchased or rented SAP HANA provides support, especially with hardware, and can help set up a Big Data system quicker than using an open source platform.