Big time-series Data

Kx Systems

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

The Latest

  • 9 Sep 2014 (Palo Alto): Kx is proud to announce that the Shenzhen Stock Exchange has licensed kdb+ for market analytics and surveillance. Read more.
  • 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.
  • 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 about Purdue.

Vertical Markets

  • Software: kdb+ is being embedded into Big Data applications by software companies serving the consumer, industrial, and government industries.
  • Finance: kdb+ is used by many top financial institutions for its speed, power, and scalability in complex, time-series market data analyses. Read the brief.
  • 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 the brief.
  • Pharmaceuticals: Pharmaceutical and healthcare companies are discovering kdb+ is ideally suited for medical and clinical trial data. Read the brief.

Tech Talk

  • Free kdb+: Try our free 32-bit version. Download.
  • White paper: kdb+ and Big Data/The Internet of Things, by Bloor Research.
    InDetail Report: kdb+ and the Internet of Things/Big Data
    Bloor Research finds that Kx technology, proven over 20 years, is ideal for Big Data analytics and the Internet of Things. Read the white paper.