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A-Team Citihub Video Series: Low Latency Connectivity Solutions
Sponsored by Interxion

This video series has been designed to help market practitioners understand the various commercial offerings in the marketplace for building high-performance trading infrastructures that can take advantage of today’s increasingly high-speed markets.

FSMLabs, a premier provider of enterprise real-time and timekeeping technology, and Spectracom, a company of the Orolia Group and a global provider of time and frequency systems to support vital communications networks, today announced that Spectracom has qualified FSMLabs TimeKeeper to run with the Spectracom family of Network Time Protocol (NTP) NetClock time servers. The joint solution combines Spectracom NetClock hardware and FSMLabs TimeKeeper software and helps financial services and other regulated industries meet requirements for accurate time-stamping and data logging with high transaction volumes.

A-Team Citihub Video Series: Low Latency Connectivity Solutions
Sponsored by Interxion

This video series has been designed to help market practitioners understand the various commercial offerings in the marketplace for building high-performance trading infrastructures that can take advantage of today’s increasingly high-speed markets.

SAP and Sybase, Inc., Dublin, California (USA) today announced that SAP’s subsidiary, SAP America, Inc., has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire Sybase, Inc., in a transaction that will bring the two information technology (IT) leaders together to enable companies to become better-run “unwired enterprises.” As a result of this transaction, customers will be able to better harness today’s explosion of data and deliver information and insight in real time to business consumers wherever they work so they can make faster, more informed decisions. Companies will benefit from greater productivity, speed and agility to help their businesses grow. Under the terms and conditions of the merger agreement, SAP America, Inc., will make an all cash tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of Sybase common stock at $65.00 per share, representing an enterprise value of approximately $5.8 billion.

Savvis, Inc, a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprises, today announced that UBS Investment Bank's equities electronic trading infrastructure and the firm's Alternative Trading System, UBS ATS, are now hosted by Savvis in its premier financial data center complex.

At its annual user conference taking place in Las Vegas, Tibco announced its next generation messaging product, dubbed Tibco FTL, which will leverage multi-core chip architectures and both shared memory Local Direct Memory Access (LDMA) and Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) technologies to bring inter-process latency down to below a microsecond. It will also add content-based routing to its messaging products, a departure from the subject-based addressing that has been a hallmark from its beginnings.

Helping fulfil TIBCO's vision for "Enterprise 3.0," TIBCO Software Inc. unveiled a new software platform for managing business rules and events in real time across disparate technology systems.

Tbricks, the provider of innovative high-performance trading systems, announced today that it has integrated the Presto FIX/FAST engine from Pantor Engineering, a specialist provider of high-performance trading solutions.

QuantHouse, the leading independent provider of end-to-end systematic trading solutions announced today the release of a major enhancement of its QuantFEED technology allowing sub-microsecond communication performance between market data normalisation and client trading strategy processes.