Kdb+ and Observational Astronomy Analytics

31 Jan 2017 | ,

As Kx expands into industries beyond financial services, data-driven fields of study, like astronomy, are emerging as use cases for the kdb+ database. Kdb+ developers Andrew Magowan and Jame Neill's whitepaper explores the opportunities for kdb+ in observational astronomy, inspired in part by the construction of new infrastructure that has the potential to record volumes of data that have never before been seen in the field.