NAFIS 2014: Rising Volumes Present New Analytics Challenges

Anthony Vigilante, head of global IT at Mackay Shields, moderated the panel

Depending on the liquidity of each market, many firms are now adopting intraday, hourly, minute-level or even real-time analytics instead of the end-of-day batch analytics of the past, placing increasing pressure on firms' data infrastructures to process and store more data, said Peter Simpson, senior vice president of research and development for data visualization at Datawatch.

"Another new problem I see with the volume of data is that you introduce latency by taking the data to the analysis..

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