Posts about HFT

Earlier this week I came across some interesting ACM papers discussing high-frequency trading (HFT). There's some food for thought here for more, shall we say, "mundane" enterprise network optimization and big data applications.
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Besides cloud computing and virtualization, low latency seems to be another buzz word of the year. But reading through all the publications can get a little confusing. While the business benefits of having a lower latency (=faster) network than your competitor are obvious and understandable the technology behind it becomes a little blurry. Let me try to explore some of the myths that exist around low latency technology.
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