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StreamBase Lowers Latency, Speeds Up Development

With the release of version 7 of its complex event processing (CEP) offering, StreamBase Systems is taking a swipe at latency while addressing usability to make creation of applications faster and...
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Latency Monitoring Revs Up to Nanoseconds

"The Value of a Millisecond" - the title of a widely quoted April 2008 white paper by my esteemed industry colleague Larry Tabb - is now as obsolete a discussion as is the Renault F1 car that graced...
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The Costanza Complex (Or, Is FinTech Facing a Double-Dip?)

Fans of TV’s Seinfeld will surely recall the episode in which Jerry’s friend George Costanza gets caught double-dipping his chip in the dip at a funeral reception (watch the episode here). It’s this...
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A-Team Insight Exchange Takes a Holistic Approach to Latency

Next week’s A-Team Insight Exchange event in London will feature a number of sessions that focus on latency and how to reduce it - not only through fast messaging middleware and co-location, but...
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Beware Latency Monitoring on the Cheap

Interesting to read a couple of reports of late regarding a "breakthrough" in the world of network latency monitoring - apparently boffins at a couple of universities have come up with an inexpensive...
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Thomson Reuters Snaps Up Partner Vhayu

Today's news that Thomson Reuters is acquiring complex event processing (CEP) turned tick data analytics specialist Vhayu Technologies should not come as a huge surprise. But it's notable all the...
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Sun To Focus on Latency In Trading Applications Developer Workshop

Sun Microsystems is running a "Trading Applications Developer Workshop" on Thursday, January 22nd, at its New York City customer briefing centre. The workshop - with an emphasis on latency - runs...
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What is Your Latency IQ?

Capital markets firms have been implementing a number of different strategies for reducing latency – from increasing network bandwidth, to implementing low latency applications, to collocation –...
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Q&A: Steve Gleave of Endace on Latency Monitoring

In the news yesterday as a result of its global partnership with Reuters, Endace's technology - coupled with that of partner Trading Metrics - underpins the Reuters Latency Monitor. But just who is...
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Oracle and BEA … A Low Latency Lowdown

Oracle caused a bit of excitement at the end of last week when it made an unsolicited bid for BEA Systems. BEA's rejected it of course, saying it undervalues the company. All standard procedure. We'...

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