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Major Banks Join New Stac Benchmark Council

Stac yesterday used the High Performance on Wall Street event to announce the formation of the Stac Benchmark Council, an organization for the creation and management of customer-driven benchmark...
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29West Announces Cisco, Voltaire Infiniband Support

29West has announced support for Infiniband offerings from Cisco Systems and Voltaire in its Ultra Messaging middleware suite.
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A Big Low Latency Day Tomorrow!

I've been absent from the blogosphere for a little while. It's been the silly season and it seemed a good time to take a break. But with my annual Pimm's party, Labor Day and the Office 2.0...
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Stac Benchmarks RMDS at 2.8 Million Ups on Single Intel Caneland Server

Stac has released a benchmark of Reuters Market Data System (RMDS 6) running on a single Intel "Caneland" server with four Quad Core Intel Xeon X7350 processors (for a total of 16 cores), running Red...
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Stac Benchmark Focuses on Transport Latency - Wombat, 29 West, Sun, AMD, Solaris

Stac has released a benchmark focused on mininizing transport latency, comprising Wombat Financial Software's market datafeed simulator, 29West's Latency Busters Messaging, a Sun Microsystems Sun...
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Savvis Launches Ethernet Connectivity For Direct Datafeeds

Savvis has launched Savvis Exchange Express, providing ethernet access to direct datafeeds from the American Stock Exchange and SFTI (Secure Financial Transaction Infrastructure). Deploying ethernet...
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High Performance on Wall Street to Focus on Low Latency

The 2007 edition of High Performance on Wall Street takes place on Monday, September 17th at the Roosevelt Hotel in NYC - and it's focus for this year is firmly on low latency. Low latency sessions...
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Benchmarking the Benchmarks

In the world of low latency, it seems that benchmarks are headline news. Having readily available figures showing xxx microseconds and yyy hundreds of thousands of updates per second is a pretty sure...
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Stac Benchmarks Exegy Ticker Plant, Mellanox Infiniband

Securities Technology Analysis Center (Stac) has released results of a benchmark conducted on Exegy's Ticker Plant (XTP), showing 80 microsecond mean latency at one million updates per second. The...
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A Low Latency History Lesson

I'm in the green and pleasant land, aka England, trying to partake in some R&R. But I can't escape work, even when I am in historic Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace and later home of William...

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