SAN MATEO, CA – Oct. 16, 2013 – Xignite, Inc. the leading provider of market data cloud services, today introduced the Service Availability Dashboard, which enables customers to monitor the real-time availability of the Xignite Market Data Cloud and data center. Financial data is mission-critical to Xignite’s 1000+ customers, such as Investopedia.com who powers their website, iPhone and iPad apps with real-time stock quotes, to portfolio management app vendors such as Seeking Alpha, Personal Capital, and Betterment who use real-time and historical stock quotes market data feeds to analyze stock performance and provide investing advice.
The Xignite Market Data Cloud platform, hosted on Amazon Web Service, reduces infrastructure headaches and expenses by hosting financial data in the cloud. Web and mobile app developers use Xignite’s financial data APIs to power financial applications, exchanges including NASDAQ OMX and NYSE Technologies, use it to provide historical data on-demand with Market Data Distribution, and financial institutions use it internally to drive data adoption and reduce costs with Xignite Enterprise Data Distribution.
“We have more than 1000 clients located all around the world calling our APIs 24x7” said Dr. Matt Purkeypile, Xignite Engineering Director. “They need to be able to know at any time if we are experiencing a problem, on the rare occasion when AWS service may be interrupted, our customers can now reliably access the Service Availability Dashboard to view current status, as well as response times.”
Xignite, Inc. is the leading provider of market data cloud solutions. The Xignite Market Data Cloud fulfills more than 6 billion requests per month and offers more than 40 financial web services APIs providing real-time, historical, and reference data across all asset classes. Xignite CloudAPIs power mobile financial applications, websites, and front-, middle- and back-office functions for more than 1000 clients worldwide, including GE, Computershare, Investopedia, Personal Capital, Natixis, Charles Schwab, Seeking Alpha, Stocktwits, Starbucks, and NetSuite. The company also powers private-label, on-demand data distribution solutions for exchanges, including NASDAQ OMX, NYSE Technologies, data vendors including Direct Edge, SIX Financial Information and Alpha Trading, and financial institutions. For more information, visit http://www.xignite.com.