CME Readies FTL Messaging, Gives KVH Network Nod

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CME Group is to deploy Tibco’s FTL low-latency messaging layer into its trading infrastructure, where several months of testing showed that FTL—which takes 3.5 nanoseconds to process messages in a single server, or 3.4 microseconds to send messages between servers—provided “very low” roundtrip message times, officials say.

Separately, the exchange last month approved Japanese datacenter and network operator KVH as a connectivity provider to CME’s new co-location facility in Aurora, Ill. KVH’s ro

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