ABOUT Kx

Kx was founded in 1993 by Arthur Whitney and Janet Lustgarten to address a simple problem: the inability of traditional relational database technology to keep up with escalating volumes of data. This problem is even more acute today, as data records already number in the trillions and are escalating exponentially. Businesses however, need immediate access to real-time and historical data for a whole range of applications. From research through trading, smart meter data analysis, web site analytics, customer behaviours and a plethora of other applications, all need a high-velocity analytics platform.

Since the company’s inception, Kx’s singular goal has been to provide its customers with the fastest, most efficient, and most flexible tools for processing real-time and historical data. This focus has enabled us to become the worldwide leader in high-volume, high-performance databases.

About Kx Labs

At Kx Labs, we’re passionate about discovering new ideas and transforming them into innovative software products that build on the Kx technologies. We’re seeking leading-edge technologies to solve tomorrow's business challenges. Kx Labs works with Kx's global product teams and our strategic partners to support solutions, training, sales and consulting.

Right now, we’re exploring key emerging areas such as:

  • Cyber Security
  • Operational Intelligence
  • Self Service Analytics
  • IoT and Embedded Software
  • Edge Computing
  • Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics
  • Data Visualization and Visual Languages

MANAGEMENT

PRESS ROOM

Facebook Live - Nasdaq Kx TR

Nasdaq Market Talks: The Future of Data Analytics

27 Mar 2017 | DaaS, Kdb+, kx, MiFIDII

Nasdaq and Markets Media have partnered to produce an ongoing series of conversations with finance and technology industry experts. This episode moderated by Jill Malandrino, features three panelists discussing advanced analytics and market data. The panel brought together experts, including Jon Robson of Kx. A recent set of articles produced by Markets Media, titled “The New Age of Analytics” was the basis for this panel discussion.

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Kx significantly speeds up performance with the latest edition of its database platform, kdb+ version 3.5

15 Mar 2017 | kdb+/q, kx

Kx today announced the release of a new edition of its database and analytics technology, kdb+ version 3.5. This latest version of kdb+ includes a number of features that significantly speed up its performance, as well as increase developer productivity. Following the official release of the previous version, kdb+ 3.4 in 2016, Kx customers have been able to get the benefit of new software enhancements throughout the year, after extensive testing. Kdb+ version 3.5 brings together all of those improvements as well as major new features.

Kx technology featured in First Derivatives and Airbus Defence and Space collaboration

14 Mar 2017 | Airbus, Kdb+, kx, Satellite data

Kx parent First Derivatives today announced that it has signed an agreement with Airbus Defence and Space to develop an innovative approach for large scale processing of geospatial data using its Kx analytics platform. A wide number of additional applications have been identified and the objective is to commercially exploit these by combining Kx technology and data from Airbus Defence and Space assets.

CONTACT US

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EMEA

Head Office
3 Canal Quay,
Newry,
BT35 6BP
N.Ireland
Tel: +44 (0)28 3025 2242

Belfast
11-13 Gloucester Street,
BT1 4LS
N. Ireland
Tel: +44 (0)28 9023 3518

Dublin
Fleming Court,
D04 N4X9
Rep. of Ireland
Tel: +353 (0)1 630 7700

London
Cannon Green Building,
1 Suffolk Lane,
EC4R 0AY
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)207 337 1210

Americas

New York
45 Broadway,
NY 10006
USA
Tel: +1 (212) 447 6700

Toronto
1599 Hurontario Street,
Mississauga, On,
L5G 4S1
Canada
Tel: +1 (289) 329 0636

Ottawa
300 Terry Fox Drive,
Kanata, On,
K2K 0E3
Canada
Tel: +1 (613) 2169095

Palo Alto
#375,
555 Bryant Street,
CA 94301
USA

APAC

Sydney
22 Pitt Street,
NSW 2000
Australia
Tel: +61 (0)2 9236 5700

Singapore
55 Market Street,
048941
Singapore
Tel: +65 6592 1960

Hong Kong
Two Exchange Square,
8 Connaught Place,
Central
Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2168 0715

Tokyo
Sanno Park Tower,
2-11-1 Nagata-cho,
Chiyoda-ku,
100-6162
Japan
Tel: +81 (0)36 205 3494

CAREERS

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