Kx Releases Kdb+ V3.5

Version 3.5 of Kdb+ is faster will increase developer productivity., officials say.

simon-garland

The latest release features improvements to its “debugger” component, which will make it easier for developers to find where a problem has occurred during coding, and to inspect the code surrounding an error.

Other enhancements include the introduction of shared ports, which Kx officials say was requested by a customer to handle ever-increasing data loads, and an improved memory allocator, which can make a program run orders of magnitude faster in certain scenarios.

Version 3.5 also builds on