(San Diego, California--October 16, 2013) NexxCom Wireless, a broadband wireless equipment and systems business with technology leadership in system latency and expertise in building ultra broadband networks where latency performance is critical, announces it has partnered with London Stock Exchange plc to offer a wireless communications link between two key data centers. The technology will connect London Stock Exchange’s City of London data center and the Equinix London data center campus in Slough.
Through using NexxCom Wireless’ 3rd generation proprietary radio technology, latency will be greatly reduced between these key locations. Specifically engineered for ultra low latency their innovative RF technology will be used for data communications over the service, offering a total capacity of 1G for clients. The optimized path will be the fastest available and within 3% deviation of the geodesic straight line between London Stock Exchange and the Equinix London Slough campus facility. This service is scheduled to go live in November 2013.
"We are pleased to be selected by the London Stock Exchange as their high performance wireless partner,” states Sal S. Benti, Chairman and Founder of NexxCom Wireless. “After a lengthy and rigorous selection process, we feel NexxCom were chosen because of our industry position as a full spectrum network provider to the High Frequency Trading community and our ability to perform to their high standards. We look forward to our partnership with London Stock Exchange and to continue growing our wireless low latency services throughout Europe.”
“The London Stock Exchange is committed to developing innovative products based on new technologies, enhancing opportunities for customers seeking low latency data and trading solutions,” states Nigel Harold, Head of IT Business Development at London Stock Exchange
. “This initiative with NexxCom Wireless demonstrates our commitment to meeting customer demand for wireless communication services, which will allow participants to more efficiently manage activity across multiple venues.”
These wireless services will be the first of a series available in Europe. For more information on NexxCom Wireless, visit http://www.nexxcomwireless.com
About NexxCom Wireless
NexxCom Wireless is a turnkey provider of high performance broadband wireless networks. Our solutions leverage NexxCom proprietary radios, or “engines,” to power ultra broadband, lowest latency, and highest availability networks. NexxCom takes the “wireless out of wireless” by handing our customers a physical layer wire or fiber optic that is indistinguishable from an actual wire. Our wire-in-the-sky approach ensures the best performance and plug-and-play interoperability with existing networks.
NexxCom’s customers are top-tier companies in enterprise, government and financial services markets worldwide. The company provides their customers with turnkey networks including patented RF technology, network design and engineering, project management, installation, and ongoing network management and service.
NexxCom networks enable applications such as ultra low latency high frequency trading, disaster recovery and diversity, storage area networking and broadband network extensions to existing carrier and private networks.