NSX Launches Low Latency BLADE Trading System

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The National Stock Exchange (NSX) has launched a new state-of-the-art technology platform - NSX BLADE. NSX, the nation's first all-electronic stock exchange, expects the new system will support more than 15,000 orders per second and 1,500 executions per second. NSX BLADE uses Sun Fire servers powered by UltraSPARC and AMD Opteron processors, as well as the Sun StorageTek Compliance Archiving System.