ASTON MARTIN RED BULL RACING USE CASE

“Kx brings us a technology, with a comprehensive modern software stack and a reliability that the business demands. Underpinning this, is a proven track record in the finance industry processing time-series data. The foundation is our growing technical partnership with Kx, where we share innovation, improve software and deliver tangible results to our users. As we learn with Kx, we are finding more and more opportunities through the business, and we are really excited as to what Kx can bring.”

Brian Jones

Head of Software Development, AMRBR
ASTON MARTIN RED BULL RACING USE CASE

PERFORMANCE

Built on a unique computer programming paradigm, Kx's kdb+ database and its associated programming language, q, use a single architecture to access billions and trillions of structured data records, resulting in blazingly fast processing times — many times faster than those of competitive technologies.

MISSION CRITICAL

Kx customers are market leaders in their fields — from top investment banks and hedge funds to premier energy companies, pharmaceutical firms, and scientific research institutions. Our powerful software allows these companies to tackle the most complex and data-intensive applications.

SIMPLICITY

Kx's elegant architecture, minimal storage requirements, and ultra efficient utilization of hardware combine to deliver a lower TCO. It has been specifically designed to allow the database to scale out easily as data volumes grow – without losing performance.

FEATURED NEWS

Interim Results announced

6 Nov 2018 | , , ,

First Derivatives today announces its unaudited results for the six months ended 31 August 2018. Strong growth in software revenue, up 21%, with license revenue up 39% driven by increased demand for Kx technology across our client base. Continued strong demand within our managed services and consulting activities resulting in revenue growth of 19%. Accelerated investment across the business in R&D, sales and marketing and software delivery in response to growth in the Kx sales pipeline across multiple industries.

Kx selected by Survalent Technology for advanced sensor analytics

30 Oct 2018 | , , ,

Kx will provide Survalent’s utility customers with actionable insights that will increase their operational efficiency Kx, a division of First Derivatives plc, announces that it has been selected to provide advanced analytics capabilities within Survalent Technology’s flagship Advanced Distribution Management System (ADMS) platform, SurvalentONE. Under the contract, Kx for Sensors will be installed on an […]

Kdb+ sets benchmark for Google Cloud Platform in first-ever cloud STAC-M3 tests

29 Oct 2018 | , ,

(Newry, Northern Ireland, 29 October 2018) Kx announces excellent results for the kdb+ database system in the first-ever cloud benchmark tests performed by the Securities Trading Analysis Center (STAC). Two recent STAC-M3 tests, run on Google Cloud Platform (GCP), validate the use of kdb+ for massive amounts of market data, trade data and database-of-record applications […]

COMPENDIUM OF TECHNICAL WHITEPAPERS

COMPENDIUM OF TECHNICAL WHITEPAPERS

A compendium of Technical Whitepapers authored by Kx Engineers

We have crafted a booklet of 11 of our most popular Whitepapers over the last few years.
We hope you enjoy the read.

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HIGHLIGHTS

European Energy Market Contract Win
kdb 3.6
Kx offers kdb+ on-demand for Cloud and on-premises
Transitive Comparison
Kx extends relationship with NASA Frontier Development Lab and the SETI Institute
Message from the Kx COO Mark Sykes
Kx parent FD, announces Contract Win in Gaming

Kx offers a free 64-bit on-demand version of kdb+ and a free 32-bit version, both for non-commercial use. Try them yourself on your own applications and see how powerful they are!

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