Press Releases.

15 Aug 2016

Kx financial analytics technology tackles 'Big Data' crop research at biotech leader Earlham Institute

New project which will revolutionise research into bioinformatics and promote a sustainable bioeconomy.

16 Jun 2016

Kx hires leading data storage expert

Glenn Wright has been appointed to the post of Senior Architect.

7 Jun 2016

New Kx release includes encryption, enhanced compression and Tableau integration

Kx 3.4 brings a new arsenal of tools to your repertoire.

31 May 2016

Streaming analytics for IoT led by Kx

Przemek Tomczak, SVP IoT and Utilities at Kx, to present at CommunicAsia on 2 June.

24 Nov 2015

Management transition at Kx Systems Inc.

First Derivatives plc CEO Brian Conlon will become CEO of Kx Systems.

23 Nov 2015

New edition of 'Q for Mortals' now available

An indispensable kdb+ programmers' guide.

14 Jul 2015

Kx Systems appoints Mark Sykes as Global Market Strategist

New role supports expansion within financial services and new markets.

7 Jul 2015

Kx Systems announces that it has been awarded an SEC contract for use of its database software platform, kdb+

Kdb+ is uniquely suited to the needs of regulators like the SEC, because it is the financial industry standard for trading and risk management.

2 Jun 2015

Kx Systems announces OEM deal with CoreOne Technologies

CoreOne Technologies selects kdb+ for high-performance Big Data analytics.

25 Mar 2015

New book offers practical guidance and tips for financial Big Data analytics

"Q Tips: Fast, Scalable and Maintainable Kdb+" by Nick Psaris is the new book for programmers immersed in analyzing Big Data in financial services.

18 Dec 2014

IEX Selects Kx Systems' kdb+ Software for its Data Platform

IEX's implementation of kdb+ is designed to seamlessly scale if and when it secures approval as an SEC-approved national stock exchange.

31 Oct 2014
7 Oct 2014

Kx Systems releases version 3.2 of its kdb+ database software

The latest version of kdb+ extends multi-core processing and further expands WebSocket support.

9 Sep 2014

Kx Systems' kdb+ technology chosen by Shenzhen Stock Exchange for trading analytics

Kdb+ is going to be used by the Laboratory for Financial Innovation of SZSE to construct a data analysis platform for market risk assessment, analysis of market performance, trading simulations, and other data analysis.

2 Apr 2014

Kx Systems announces new community site and free version of its database software and programming language

Kx announces its new website to support its growing user base, and also that the 32-bit version of kdb+ will now be free for commercial use.

25 Feb 2014

Kx Systems names Affinity Systems as Consulting, Training, and Sales Partner

Kx Systems announces a consulting, training, and sales partnership focusing on the utilities sector with Affinity Systems, a Mississauga, Ontario-based software consultancy.

22 Jan 2014

Kx Systems' kdb+ technology chosen for retrieval and querying of smart meter data processed by Ontario's Smart Metering system

Time-series relational database system evaluated and tested with over 15 terabytes of data.

24 Jun 2013
10 Jun 2013

New version of Kx's kdb+ is up to 8x faster than any previous STAC M3 benchmarks

Kx announces impressive results at the Chicago STAC summit.

21 May 2013

Largest trader on NYSE Liffe RSJ chooses Kx Systems for speed

During the evaluation process RSJ pushed potential systems to the limit before concluding that Kx Systems was the best provider.

2 May 2013

Kx Systems Expands Academic Program with Sponsorship at NYU-Poly Big Data Finance Conference

Kx is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the NYU-Poly Big Data Finance Conference on Friday, May 3, 2013.