Kx’s kdb+ up to 8x faster than previous STAC M3 benchmarks

10 Jun 2013 | , , , , ,

Palo Alto (10 Jun 2013) – Kx Systems, the leader in high-performance database and time-series analysis, has announced today the release of kdb+ v3.1 as well as its latest benchmark results for the STAC (Securities Technology Analysis Center) summit in Chicago. The results of the STAC M3™ vendor-independent market data benchmark suite demonstrate very significant

Largest trader on NYSE Liffe RSJ chooses Kx Systems for speed

21 May 2013 | , , , , ,

Palo Alto (21 May 2013) – Kx Systems, the leader in high-performance database and time-series analysis, confirms today that RSJ a.s., the biggest trader on NYSE Liffe and a large trader on other derivatives exchanges, has chosen Kx’s kdb+ to support its algorithmic trading. RSJ is the largest trader of financial derivatives in the Czech

Kx Doubles its Speed on Intel’s New Nehalem Xeon 5500 Processor

21 Apr 2009 | , , , , ,

Palo Alto (21 Apr 2009) – Kx Systems, the leader in high-performance database and timeseries analysis, has worked closely with Intel® to run a series of performance tests on Intel’s new Xeon® 5500 (“Nehalem”) chipset and has confirmed major improvements in speed. Kx and Intel have a long-standing relationship, with each firm benefiting from the