Analytics at Speed Singapore
11 Sep 2018, 6:30 pm
Harry's Bar @ Boat Quay, Top Floor, 28 Boat Quay, Singapore
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 time-series databases. Kx Technology is an integrated platform that includes a high-performance historical time-series column-store database, an in-memory compute engine, and a real-time event processor all with a unifying expressive query and programming language. Designed from the start for extreme scale, and running on industry standard servers, Kx Technology has been proven to solve complex problems faster than any of its competitors.
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We’re holding our next Kx Meetup on Tuesday, 11th September – we hope you can join! Join us for an evening of live demonstrations, technical conversation, insights, food and drinks!
Kx Road Map Update, by Dave Thomas, CSO, Kx.
In this talk, Dave will give us an update on the Kx Product Roadmap for kdb+, Kx Platform as well as the highlight of some of the Kx successes outside of finance.
Squarepoint and q for high-performance quant research, by Pierre-Jean Bourcet, Head of Quant and Risk, Squarepoint Capital
Pierre-Jean is currently in charge of Squarepoint’s quantitative global team. He was previously with HSBC, Paris and Standard Chartered, Singapore.
- 6:30 pm - Pizza, drinks & mingling
- 7:30 pm - 'Kx Roadmap Update' by Dave Thomas
- 8:00 pm - 'Squarepoint and q for high-performance quant research' by Pierre-Jean Bourcet
- 8:30 pm - Networking