Big time-series Data

Kx Systems

The high-performance database
that sets the standard
for time-series analytics.

The Latest

  • 12 Aug 2014 (Toronto): Kx partner Affinity Systems is awarded a new contract with the Ontario electric grid operator, IESO, for a kdb+ powered data mart. Read more.
  • 8 Jul 2014 (New York): Institutional Investor names Kx Systems Chief Strategist Simon Garland to its annual Top Tech 50 again. Read more.
  • 21 Apr 2014 (Palo Alto): Kx is proud to announce that its kdb+/q software has been licensed by Purdue Pharma L.P., a pharmaceutical company founded by physicians offering products for the management of pain and gastrointestinal disorders. Read more.

Vertical Markets

  • Finance: kdb+ is used by many top financial institutions for its speed, power, and scalability in complex, time-series market data analyses. Read more.
  • Utilities: Ideal for analyzing smart meter data, kdb+ was chosen by the IESO after an extensive proof-of-concept by Kx partner Affinity Systems. Read more.
  • Pharmaceuticals: Pharmaceutical and healthcare companies are discovering kdb+ is ideally suited for medical and clinical trial data. Read more.
  • Software: kdb+ is being embedded into Big Data applications by software companies serving the consumer, industrial and government industries.

Tech Talk

  • Speed: Multiple cores and multi-threading built into the system. Speed verified by independent benchmarks. Read more.
  • Power: Massive data volume access and analysis, extremely small footprint, virtually unlimited room for growth. Read more.
  • Free version: Try our free 32-bit version of kdb+. It is ideal for learning the q language. Download.