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

European Energy Market Contract Win

European Energy Market Contract Win

16 Jul 2018 | , , , , ,

FD (AIM:FDP.L, ESM:FDP.I) announces that it has been selected, alongside its partner CGI, to deliver a next-generation electricity information exchange for Fingrid, the transmission system operator for Finland. This significant contract win further demonstrates Kx technology’s applicability within utilities, in particular opening up the potential for further wins as transmission system and energy market operators […]

Results

FD to buy out minority Kx Systems shareholders

2 Jul 2018 | , ,

FD (AIM:FDP.L, ESM:FDP.I) announces that it has reached agreement with the minority shareholders of Kx Systems, Inc. (“Kx Systems”), a subsidiary of the Group, regarding the acquisition by FD of their entire remaining shareholding (the ‘Transaction’). Upon completion of the Transaction, which is expected to take place on or before 29 June 2019, FD will own 100% […]

Preliminary results for the year ended 28 February 2018

Preliminary results for the year ended 28 February 2018

22 May 2018 | ,

FD (AIM:FDP.L, ESM:FDP.I) today announces its results for the year ended 28 February 2018. Financial Highlights Revenue £186.0m (2017: £151.7m) +23% Adjusted EBITDA* £34.1m (2017: £28.8m) +19% Profit before tax £12.1m (2017: £12.5m) -3% Adjusted** profit after tax £19.5m (2017: £16.1m) +21% Adjusted** fully diluted EPS 72.2p (2017: 61.3p) +18% Full year dividend 24.0p per […]

COMPENDIUM OF TECHNICAL WHITEPAPERS

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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.

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HIGHLIGHTS

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