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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,...

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

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Excelian Introduces Grid-as-a-Service Offering

Consultancy Excelian has announced that it is now offering grid computing on an as-a-service basis (GaaS), operated through Microsoft's Azure cloud platform.

Sell-Side Technology | News | Hardware & Grid | 20 Mar 2014

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Making a More Accurate Clock in the Cloud

Time synchronization attempts in the cloud have produced comical effects. FSMLabs thinks it has the answer.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Hardware & Grid | 19 Mar 2014

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Solarflare Preps ‘Lockdown' Data Protection Tool for Trading Servers

Hardware-acceleration and data network technology provider Solarflare will later this year introduce a server security product designed to protect servers used to support trading platforms from malicious intrusions designed to access or steal data, to...

Inside Market Data | News | Data Delivery Technologies | 06 Feb 2014

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Exablaze Preps New NIC, 40GigE Support

Australian low-latency networking technology vendor Exablaze, a spin-off from highi-frequency trading firm Zomojo, is developing a stripped-down version of its ExaNIC network interface card, and is building support into its products for 40 Gigabit Ethernet...

Inside Market Data | News | Latency | 15 Nov 2013

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NanoSpeed Launches FPGA-Enabled Gateway

The customizable Nano-TG trading gateway will build off the London-based hardware provider's earlier field programmable gate array (FPGA) expertise.

Buy-Side Technology | News | Hardware & Grid | 28 Oct 2013

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Latency Hardware: Threading the Needle

From proprietary field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) to flexible kill switches, North American Trading Architecture Summit panelists say good strategy always fits the right hardware to purpose.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Hardware & Grid | 25 Apr 2013

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FPGA Straight Talk: Benefits Tempered by Expense, Programmer Dearth

Mohammad Darwish's company, AdvancedIO Solutions, sells field-programmable gate array (FPGA) technology. But you wouldn't know it from hearing him talk—he does not sugarcoat the hardware's flaws.

Buy-Side Technology | Analysis | Hardware & Grid | 01 Mar 2013

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Liability Protection, R&D Needed After Cybersecurity Executive Order

One of the Obama Administration's first actions in the new term is proving controversial. All parties agree on the perils of hacking, but financial firms are skeptical that regulating cybersecurity, alone, is the right approach.

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Hardware & Grid | 13 Feb 2013

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Citi's Hill: Cloud Augurs 'Biggest Shift Since Desktop Browsers’

At this week's Waters USA conference in New York, executives from UBS, Lord Abbett, and Citi agreed that on matters of cloud, the questions will be “how” and “when,” rather than “if.”

Sell-Side Technology | Analysis | Hardware & Grid | 05 Dec 2012

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.

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