Recapping the Inaugural Solace Toronto User Group Meeting

Yesterday, June 12th, we held our first Toronto Solace User Group meeting at the RBC Center in downtown Toronto. We’ve been having user group meetings in other cities for several years and it was very gratifying to see such a critical mass of Solace-experienced people now in Toronto.

josh and markThe evening kicked off with presentations from Josh Carroll of RBC and Marc Gunter of  CIBC, each of whom gave an overview of their experiences with Solace to date, along with valuable lessons learned.
shawn and demoSolace’s CTO Shawn McAllister then followed with an update on the recently announced Solace 3500 series message routers and a selection of the new features in SolOS 7.0, the latest version of our firmware. Shawn also gave a hands on tour of one of the new Solace 3560 messaging routers. It was remarkable to see how many people had been working with Solace for years, but had never seen the hardware before last night.… Read the rest

Recapping the Solace User Group Meeting at Liquidnet

Solace CTO Shawn McAllister
discussing Solace’s roadmap.

On Wednesday, a diverse group of technology leaders from a wide range of financial institutions gathered at the headquarters of Liquidnet in New York City to share experiences with the implementation and operation of Solace technology, and to learn about Solace’s plans for future development.

Thanks to our CTO Shawn McAllister for giving participants a sneak peek into our product roadmap, to Liquidnet for information they shared about their deployment, and to Redline Trading for a detailed update on Solace/Redline integration. Most of all, thanks to the participants who took time out of their busy schedule to join us, participate and share their stories and suggestions.

It was an excellent event, and we look forward to the next one.… Read the rest