Inside Market Data - Vol 25 No 15

Outlook: Cloud to Reign in 2010

Cloud computing is gaining board-level attention as a technology that delivers value. But while it offers a range of opportunities for the data world, cloud also presents a unique set of challenges. By John Akbari, an independent consultant to the data…

New Hires Bolster Fixnetix Data Ops

Low-latency data and trading technology provider Fixnetix has bolstered its London-based technology and support capabilities with a slew of new hires in its technical engineering and operations areas to support its growing client base.

EPFR Global Hires for Buy-Side, Asia Drives

Fund flows data provider EPFR Global has hired two new executives to help the vendor raise its profile with buy-side clients and with potential users in the Asia-Pacific region.

Sources: Citi Taps RTI Data Messaging

Citigroup is rolling out a new low-latency data messaging layer from Sunnyvale, Calif.-based middleware vendor Real-Time Innovations to support its algorithmic equities trading operations, sources tell Inside Market Data .

TSE's Arrowhead Spurs Asian Latency Focus

Market data vendors that provide data and connectivity to the Tokyo Stock Exchange last week released new feed handlers to source and normalize low-latency data from the TSE's new Arrowhead technology platform, to support trading firms as they prepare…

Scout Grows Monitoring Tools

Scout Analytics (formerly AdmitOne Security), a Seattle-based provider of subscription product usage analytics for identifying unlicensed access, will this month roll out a new release of its Web-based platform with features for content providers to…

Gelber Bows OneTick for Quant Trading

Chicago-based proprietary trading firm Gelber Group is rolling out the OneTick historical and real-time tick data processing solution from New York-based tick data management and analytics vendor OneMarketData, to support back-testing and development of…

Dow Jones Targets ‘Unified Voice' With EMG, Consumer Combo

Dow Jones' decision to combine its Enterprise Media and Consumer Media groups, announced last week, is intended to create a single operating structure for some of its key businesses that will enable the vendor to build better technology solutions and…

New Year's Revolutions

After a cold and snowy Christmas and New Year, it warmed my heart to see further signs of an economic thaw in 2010-if not the green shoots of recovery, then at least the seed of new hiring initiatives creating a more fertile job market.