The 32-bit download version of kdb+ is available for non-commercial and educational users wishing to test the kdb+ software and develop applications. Production use is not permitted with this version.
Steps to follow:
• Agree to the Download Kdb+ Software License Agreement. The download version functions with Windows, Linux, Solaris and OSX.
• Learn the kdb+ programming language q from the tutorials at code.kx.com. Buy the Q for Mortals book on Amazon.
• Help yourself to reference code and connector and integration code for third-party software on code.kx.com.
• Join the Google chat group.