Kx is proud to provide industry acclaimed support for our customers, starting with free, onsite evaluations for qualified prospects with application requirements well-suited for Kx technology.
We pride ourselves on being highly responsive to customer needs, typically responding to technical inquiries within minutes, and offering solutions within the day; these are responses from knowledgeable staff who are familiar with the code at a very deep level, not scripted responses from an outsourced support center.
Beyond this, we offer a full ecosystem of resources - of both the material and the human variety - that enhances the experiences of our customers.
Kx Documentation Site
Please refer to the Kx language reference for documentation and guides for programming in kdb+. You will find kdb+ tutorials here, an online copy of Q for Mortals 3 as well as a wealth of other important information for building kdb+ applications, including a range of technical white papers.
kdb+ Google Group
An open Google discussion group for users of the Personal Developer edition of kdb+.
If you work at a company that has licensed kdb+, submit your company email address to join the kdb+ Listbox here.
Kx on GitHub
Developers from around the world share some of their best kdb+ code, libraries, and frameworks on GitHub, and Kx features them on its corporate GitHub page. Please send along your great kdb+ ideas to .
Kx's core technology, the kdb+ time-series database, is renowned for its computational speed and performance, as well as the simplicity of its architecture for large-scale data analytics.Request a Demo
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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 […]
Kx Product Insights: Choices and more Choices when using Dashboards for Kx
15 Nov 2018
By Declan Fallon In our last post we had used the power of pivot to drill through and draw some general conclusions on our data. For example, the most loyal customers those opted ‘all-in’ on the services they use – fibre-optic internet and availing of add-on support options. Families were also long-standing customers, while those […]
Server-as-a-Function: Providing RESTful JSON APIs in q
14 Nov 2018
Running kdb+ on Google Cloud (GCP)
8 Nov 2018
By Himanshu Gupta Our guest blogger, Himanshu Gupta, is an expert kdb+ programmer who frequently writes about kdb+/q, as well as other technologies on his blog, enlist q, where this post originally appeared. In this latest article Himanshu gives a tutorial on using kdb+ on the Google Cloud. Check out enlist q, and subscribe while you […]