SUSE for SAP 12 SP5 High Availability Cluster - SAP NetWeaver 7.40 and 7.50 ON VMware Guest VM's

A customer has expressed the need to set up High Availability (HA) for the NetWeaver 7.50 SAP application server ASCS/ERS. This involves two virtual machines (VMs) running as VMware Guest VMs.

The specific inquiry is whether it is supported to configure VMFS as a shared virtual disk for the mount points /usr/sap/SID/ASCS00 and /usr/sap/SID/ERS10. The customer is seeking information or guidelines from SUSE regarding the compatibility and recommended practices for running SAP application servers on VMware.