Our in-depth knowledge of kdb+ and its query language q allows us to analyze virtually unlimited amounts of market data, calculate the risk variables and provide this data as a stream – all in real-time.
Central Data Storage
Kdb+’s central data storage allows you to gather streaming data from various sources and analyze it and distribute it to any number of systems or users instantaneously. Central data storage also stores the data that is collected which allows for precise and dynamic back-testing and trend analysis.
Kdb+ is a column-oriented database that was created specifically for the financial industry and for that reason it is used virtually all top firms, brokerages and businesses that require massive data access at lowest latency possible. However, due to its scalability, both large and small institutions can take full advantage of its powerful big-time storage and analysis capabilities.
Kdb+ can be used to assess data streams at numerous points in the process chain of an automated trading system to record and make an in-depth assessment of all the necessary data. Data assessment on this scale optimizes error recognition, allowing the user to quickly find the root of the problem and provides the data to help with the development of the solution.