Reuters Datafeed Launched: Replaces Marketfeed 2000

DELIVERY TECHNOLOGIES

NEW YORK: Reuters has launched Reuters Datafeed, its long-awaited replacement for Marketfeed 2000. Targeted at high-volume data users, the feed, which will deliver all real-time data from Reuters' services, is the first fruit of Reuters' internally named Project Columbia (IMD, Jan. 26).

Project Columbia was initiated about three years ago to build a common platform for delivery of real-time data based on industry standards. As such, the Reuters Datafeed is NT-based, uses Intel processors and