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Mauro Rappa – Linux, Network and Low Latency Expert

In the sometimes unreal world of algorithmic trading, dark pools, OTC and regulatory compliance, optimised infrastructures have never been so important. Mauro Rappa, a Linux and network expert, designs highly optimised systems to deal with real money and he has worked at RedHat technical support, LMAX low latency Forex exchange platform, Bloomberg at its real-time market data infrastructure and created the Squawker block trading infrastructure.

As a hardware hacker at heart, he founded ZeroLatency and developed TimePack to transparently monitor global network latency for any IP traffic over any network and provide an automated cloud SLA dashboard for infrastructure as a service clients. He will share insights on the financial latency race, tech startup innovation and let you hold the proof of concept that will enhance financial services, gambling and IPTV networks.

17:30 – Doors open – Informal networking, with complimentary light refreshments
18:00 – Presentation and audience Q&A

Date: Thursday 29th January 2015, 17:30 for 18:00

Location: Sanderson Suite, Claremont Hotel, Douglas, IM1 2LX



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