TorQ Release v3.4

Joseph Griffiths kdb+, TorQ Leave a Comment

We are delighted to announce release v3.4 of TorQ, the latest instalment of our kdb+ framework; which can be found here. The main changes are outlined below. Grafana Adaptor Integration As part of this update we have included AquaQ’s recent release, the Grafana-KDB adaptor. With this inclusion, the adaptor script is loaded in to all TorQ processes, allowing connection via a Grafana session. Full installation & usage can be found in the original blog and TorQ documentation. …

Joseph GriffithsTorQ Release v3.4

AquaQ releases q-REST Web Interface

Michael McParland kdb, kdb+, TorQ Leave a Comment

AquaQ Analytics is pleased to announce the release of q-REST v1.0 – a RESTful web interface for kdb+. This open source package has been designed as a convenient way for web clients to make requests to a kdb+ instance using the JSON format. The package can be easily integrated with Swagger UI, Docker and standard authentication methods such as SSO, allowing users to easily implement the …

Michael McParlandAquaQ releases q-REST Web Interface

TorQ Release v3.3 – kdb+ 3.6

Karan Patel kdb, kdb+, TorQ 4 Comments

We are delighted to announce release v3.3 of TorQ, the latest installment of our kdb+ framework; which can be found here. The TorQ v3.3 release has upgraded to run with kdb+ 3.6, whilst maintaining backward compatibility with prior versions.  The main changes are outlined below. Concurrent Synchronous Requests As part of this update, the gateway in TorQ supports the deferred response …

Karan PatelTorQ Release v3.3 – kdb+ 3.6

AquaQ Summer Event & Free Workshops

Jamie Grant kdb+, News, TorQ Leave a Comment

We’ve made it a tradition to have a bit of a party in the summer.  This year we are doing it a bit early because the winter was grim, and we would rather spend June and July watching the World Cup. So the date is set – Thursday 31st May 2018. We will also be running two free workshops, one …

Jamie GrantAquaQ Summer Event & Free Workshops

The Road So Far (TorQ RM 2018)

Stephen McDonald data capture, kdb+, TorQ Leave a Comment

With 2018 well and truly underway, our development team has set off on a journey along the 2018 TorQ Roadmap. We previously posted a compilation of requested features and desired improvements for our TorQ framework, which has provided us with a range of mini-projects to take on. We are keen on receiving prioritisation requests, if a feature on the roadmap …

Stephen McDonaldThe Road So Far (TorQ RM 2018)

As You Bike It: Mapping Belfast Bike Usage

Ryan McCarron data capture, datablog, kdb, kdb+, TorQ Leave a Comment

We recently noted the ability to use our TorQ package to collect data on our local Belfast Bikes transport network. So how does our cycle network look after collecting for a while? We recorded data on the status of each station in the network for 6 months, and we can now use this data to observe how the population of …

Ryan McCarronAs You Bike It: Mapping Belfast Bike Usage

TorQ 2018 Roadmap

Jonny Press data capture, kdb+, TorQ Leave a Comment

Below is our current TorQ roadmap for 2018. We welcome any additional suggestions, or prioritisation requests. Data Manipulation Library The point here is to produce a set of utilities useful for analysing and manipulating datasets. The target audience is new kdb+ developers or business users. Visualisation products (e.g. Panopticon) are probably good target applications as it is useful to pivot, …

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AquaQ Analytics Signs Panopticon Reseller Agreement with Datawatch

Jamie Grant kdb+, News, TorQ Leave a Comment

AquaQ Analytics is pleased to announce that it has become an authorised reseller of the Datawatch Panopticon www.panopticon.com Visual Analytics Technology. Already a professional services partner for Datawatch www.datawatch.com, AquaQ will now actively resell the technology to clients operating within the capital markets sector and beyond into other industry verticals. Speaking about the news, AquaQ Analytics CEO Ronan Pairceir commented …

Jamie GrantAquaQ Analytics Signs Panopticon Reseller Agreement with Datawatch

TorQ Release v3.1 – Kafka, Data Replay and Subscriber Cutoff

Jamie Grant data capture, kdb, kdb+, TorQ Leave a Comment

We are delighted to announce release v3.1 of TorQ, the latest instalment of our kdb+ framework. The first of our great new additions is kafka.q, which provides q language bindings for the ‘distributed streaming platform’ Apache Kafka, a real time messaging system with persistent storage in message logs. An application architecture built around Kafka could dispense with a tickerplant component, …

Jamie GrantTorQ Release v3.1 – Kafka, Data Replay and Subscriber Cutoff

TorQ – CME Data Processing Add-on

Aidan O'Gorman datablog, kdb, kdb+, TorQ 2 Comments

Our new addition to the TorQ framework presents a method for processing historical data in its native FIX format from the CME, building and maintaining an order book, and writing this data to disk in a variety of approaches suited to query efficiency or space efficiency. Our example data set is FX futures contracts of 11 major currency pairs, but …

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