Solace, the leading provider of high-performance messaging appliances, today announced that MDX Technology, a provider of real-time market data connectivity solutions, has given its MDXT Connect product the ability to use Solace’s platform for accessing real-time market data.
London-based MDX Technology Limited (MDXT) provides real-time market data connectivity solutions for traders, developers and market data professionals. MDXT’s clients include investment banks, prop traders, hedge funds, investment managers, spread betters and inter-dealer brokers. MDXT Connect is an add-in for Microsoft Excel that gives traders a unified real-time view of multi-source data. Its API, available for .Net and C++, provides interfaces to leading platforms and feeds including Bloomberg, NYSE Technologies, SunGard, Thomson Reuters, TIBCO and now Solace’s high-performance messaging appliances.
“Our partnership with MDX Technology enriches our eco-system with best-of-breed Excel connectivity. It allows our customers to benefit from the exceptional performance of the Solace infrastructure, combined with Excel’s versatility. It is part of our on-going commitment to provide the best messaging experience to our users, ” said Denis King, Solace’s senior vice president of global field operations and strategic alliances.
“As a vendor-agnostic platform with powerful emulation technology, MDXT Connect makes it easy for our customers to switch platforms or market data feed providers as their needs and available solutions evolve, ” said Paul Watmough, co-founder and CEO of MDX Technology. “Adding this Solace interface to MDXT Connect gives our customers high performance and uniform access (via Microsoft Excel or a .Net or C++ API) to multiple middleware, market data and data feed platforms.”