Kx Systems
Big time-series Data

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

Goldman SachsTotal Gas & Power UKMorgan StanleyIndependent Electricity System Operator, Ontario

The Latest

  • 2 Apr 2014 (Palo Alto): Kx releases free 32-bit kdb+ and launches grassroots site, kxcommunity.com. Read more.
  • 25 Feb 2014 (Palo Alto): Kx Systems announces a consulting, training, and sales partnership focusing on the utilities sector with Affinity Systems, a Mississauga, Ontario-based software consultancy. Read more.
  • 22 Jan 2014 (Ontario): Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) chooses kdb+ for retrieval and querying of smart meter data. Read more.

Vertical Sectors

  • Finance: kdb+ is the only database fast and powerful enough to handle the volume and fluctuations of time-series market data. Read more.
  • Utilities: kdb+ adapts to spikes in voltage and temperature information, applying corrections and updates on the fly while the system remains online. Read more.
  • Pharmaceuticals: kdb+ is ideally suited to the massive data volumes and numerical analyses of large-scale drug trials.
  • Software: kdb+ is increasingly being embedded into Big Data products by software companies across a wide range of 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 Trial: A trial version of kdb+ is freely available for use, and is ideal for learning the q language. Download.