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NYSE Technologies Offers Sneak Peak at Data Fabric V6

Ahead of its official launch - which Low-Latency.com will of course be all over - NYSE Technologies' managing director for enterprise software Brian Doherty has been discussing the latest version of...
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Intel Snaps Up Fulcrum Microsystems

Intel is acquiring Fulcrum Microsystems, a developer of interconnect chips leveraged by ethernet switches, such as those from Arista Networks, IBM System Networking (Blade Network Technologies, as...
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Misra Exits Algo Technologies

According to an email he circulated earlier today, Hirander Misra has resigned as CEO of Algo Technologies, a vendor of low-latency data management and connectivity, and matching engines. Misra...
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Not Much Ado About ...

Something or nothing? I guess it depends on one's POV. I'm referring to today's deadline for implementing SEC rule 15c3-5 - aka the Market Access Rule - which bans naked sponsored access. While parts...
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Bats Europe Goes West to Equinix's Community

So, Bats Europe has officially signed on to relocate its matching engines to Equinix's LD4 facility in Slough, west of London.  If all goes well, it will be up and running at its new location in...
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A Low-Latency Rock Battle on Bleecker ...

We're always happy to help out an old friend and a good cause. In this case, music loving Joe Lalicata - one-time Lava Trading and Merrill exec, and now Direct Edge's partnership's guy - who is...
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Two Years in Austin - the Low-Latency Capital of the World?

OK, I jest a bit with that headline. But it was two years ago this weekend that my good friend Allan Nixon (he used to work alongside me at Waters many years ago) and I rented a U-Haul and took a...
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The Network Effect

Looking at the latest news from Sanford C. Bernstein, about them joining SunGard's Global Network got me thinking a bit. First, what does the "C" stand for? Next, since I couldn't find an answer to...
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Thomson Reuters' Roche Takes On Enterprise Realtime – But Not Elektron

With Mike Powell taking over as global head of Enterprise content at Thomson Reuters Markets, long-time real-time tech head Terry Roche is stepping in to take on the role of business head for...
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Strange Bedfellows in Singapore?

Certainly in some people's eyes. Or maybe just an example of pragmatism, co-operation and even industry standards at work. I speak of the rollout at the Singapore Exchange of pre-trade risk...

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