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Java for Low Latency - You’ve Got to Be Joking!



John Davies walks through and demonstrates how to reduce latency while increasing throughput in applications. The demos use financial data from CSVs and FIX to complex FpML derivatives all running in Java 8 and a few lambdas.


John Davies is co-founder and CTO of C24 with over 30 years in technology, hardware, assembler, C, C++ and almost 20 years of Java. Founded in 2000, sold to NASDAQ’s Iona Technologies in 2007 and bought back in 2011, C24 is an integration company working mainly in the investment banking world with standards like FIX, FpML, ISO-20022 and SWIFT.

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Software is Changing the World. QCon empowers software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the developer community. A practitioner-driven conference, QCon is designed for technical team leads, architects, engineering directors, and project managers who influence innovation in their teams.

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Aug 02, 2015