Who Needs Fiber Optics when you have Microwaves?

In 2010 I wrote about the value of shaving off microseconds on long distance routes for high speed trading strategies. Spread Networks proved that value…

CME Group building high-speed connections around the world (Dow Jones)

Here’s more proof that the exchanges are quickly becoming technology companies – if they’re not already.  This network sounds oddly like NYSE’s SFTI.  Nevertheless, its…

New York special: Survival of the biggest (DataCenterDynamics)

Who cares about exchange consolidation when you can talk about data center consolidation? Although, the former is now in direct competition with the latter and…

Latency: Inside the Machine, a conversation with the CEO of TS-Associates

Henry Young, the CEO of TS-Associates, talks about reducing inter-process latency, picoseconds and why his product is different.

The fast lane to wall street (DatacenterDynamics)

The folks at DatacenterDynamics take us on a trip down memory lane trying to understand how we came to this latency-crazed trading world we live…

The New Speed of Money, Reshaping Markets (NY Times)

Great feature piece originally printed in the Sunday Business section of the times examining both the drivers and requirements for high speed trading.  The article…

Informatica Zero Latency Tour Showcases Next-Generation Low Latency Messaging for Capital Markets (PR)

I’ll be giving the keynote address at this event in New York on October 19th.  Here are the relevant bits from the PR: Informatica Corporation (INFA), the world’s…