Kx Systems

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

The Latest

  • 15 Aug 2016: Kx analytics tackle 'Big Data' crop research at Earlham Institute. Read more.
  • 27 Jul 2016: IEX extends market monitoring policies using Kx. Read more.
  • 14 Jul 2016: Kx's Simon Garland quoted in Euromoney about data and MiFID II. Read more.
  • 16 Jun 2016: Kx hires leading data storage expert Glenn Wright as Senior Architect. Read more.
  • 7 Jun 2016: Kx announces latest software release with encryption, enhanced compression and Tableau integration. Read more.


  • Performance: Kx's built-in query language, q, is seamlessly integrated into the columnar, time-series database kdb+. Read more.
  • Scalability: Kx is designed to allow the database to scale out easily as data volumes grow without losing performance. Read more.
  • Speed: Kx combines streaming, in-memory, and historical data in one simple system, for real-time analytics and visualizations with exceptional speed. Read more.
  • Lower TCO: Kx's elegant architecture, minimal storage requirements, and built-in compression make it easier to maintain and add up to lower TCO. Read more.

Tech Talk

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  • Free kdb+: Try our free 32-bit version, which now includes Raspberry Pi. Download.
  • Tutorials: Find getting-started tutorials at the Kx wiki. Read more.
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