• inside_market_data
  • inside_reference_data
  • buy_side_technology
  • sell_side_technology

Infrastructure Technologies

Infrastructure Technologies

Waters Technology’s extensive coverage of Infrastructure Technologies features expert analysis, news, opinion, interviews & special reports on the business issues facing Hardware & Grid and Complex Events Processing professionals across the financial market IT, trading technology and data landscape.

Infrastructure Technologies News, Commentary & Analysis from Waters Technology

CloudFX Plans Cloud Services Brokerage Platform

Singapore-based cloud technology vendor CloudFX Group has announced plans to launch CloudSelect, a cloud services brokerage (CSB) platform that enables...

Buy-Side Technology | News | Infrastructure Technologies | 19 Aug 2014


Bloomberg Introduces File Analytics for Vault Service

The financial information giant's enterprise data management arm, Vault, has enhanced its cloud-based service with on-site gateway software called File Analytics, allowing users to incorporate new types of unstructured, "dark" data into their compliance...

Buy-Side Technology | News | Infrastructure Technologies | 24 Jun 2014


Volta, Venus Offer Co-Lo with AWS

Datacenter provider Volta Data Centres and fiber network vendor Venus Business Communications have partnered to offer enhanced hybrid co-location solutions via Amazon Web Services at Volta's Great Sutton Street datacenter in London, in a move to provide...

Inside Market Data | News | Hosting & Co-location | 27 May 2014


Opening Cross: Market Data Meteorologists: Forecasting the Many Faces of Cloud

Over 200 years ago, British chemist and amateur meteorologist Luke Howard laid the foundations for the classification of clouds used today, which, in their various forms, can resemble anything from gauzy material shrouding the sky, to flying saucers,...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 25 May 2014


FINRA Begins Migration of Market Surveillance Apps to Amazon Cloud, Adopts Big Data Tech

US financial industry regulator FINRA is migrating all of its market surveillance platforms into the Amazon Web Services cloud, to enable the regulator to more efficiently store and process data, in a move that could deliver an annual cost saving of 40...

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 23 May 2014


NAFIS 2014: Cloud's Security Concerns Continue to Outweigh Cost Savings

Firms can deliver significant cost savings by moving their data infrastructures into the cloud, but concerns over security--as well as mistrust of services providers for whom capital markets are not their primary focus--are holding back migration, according...

Inside Market Data | News | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 23 May 2014


Obstacles to Modernizing Infrastructure

Other than cost, asked Imtiaz Koujagli, VP of equity research and software at Deutsche Bank Securities, what is the biggest impediment to modernizing a firm's technology infrastructure? A North American Financial Information Summit panel had a few ideas....

Sell-Side Technology | News | Infrastructure Technologies | 21 May 2014


Lucera Introduces Dedicated FX Platform

The high-performance infrastructure provider says its new LumeFX offering will use an adaptive smart order router to consolidate multiple liquidity venues for users trading in spot currencies.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Infrastructure Technologies | 20 May 2014


Quartet FS Taps ‘Many-Core' Processors to Boost for ActivePivot V5

In-memory analytics technology provider Quartet FS is planning to roll out version 5 of its ActivePivot data aggregation and analytics platform in June, which features improved microprocessor technology that will make the platform 10 times faster, officials...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Display & Analytics | 17 Apr 2014

Work with us on your Integrated Marketing Campaigns

Do you have bespoke research requirements?For more details...

WatersTechnology offers a full range of custom research, surveys, webcasts, video and whitepapers for firms looking to demonstrate thought-leadership through their marketing campaigns and generate sales leads.


Latest Whitepapers


Tackling Teething Troubles: Examining the Current State of the OTC Derivatives Market

The over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market is in the midst of a global regulatory restructure. Authorities in Europe, Asia and the US are currently...


A data-centric approach to portfolio management

A fast, flexible and reliable investment decision-making process must be based on access to accurate and consistent information throughout an organization....