SOURCE: NeXXCom Wireless

NeXXCom Wireless

March 13, 2012 08:00 ET

NeXXCom Wireless Announces Unprecedented Speeds for Metropolitan Area High Frequency Trading

Solutions Approaching the Speed of Light

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 13, 2012) - 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 today that the company is delivering the lowest latency, multi-Gigabit Ethernet wireless links for metropolitan connections. These connections will specifically target High Frequency Trading firms.

"Our clients require data center access solutions that near the speed of light; these requirements have been the driving force behind our creation of these wireless links," states Sal S. Benti, Chairman of NeXXCom Wireless. "As a result, today we can provide point-to-point wireless access between key trading firms and financial data centers at latencies that are superior to traditional optical fiber solutions."

The following chart illustrates NeXXCom's fast links to preferred New Jersey and London data centers, where many of the high frequency financial trading community congregates:

PATH LATENCY* SPEED of LIGHT**
Carteret, NJ-Secaucus, NJ < 220µS 174µS
Carteret, NJ-Weehawkin, NJ < 225µS 181µS
Carteret, NJ-Halsey St., Newark,NJ < 155µS 119µS
Weehawkin, NJ-HalseySt., Newark,NJ < 110µS 85µS
Secaucus, NJ-Halsey St., Newark, NJ < 95µS 64µS
Slough, UK-London, UK < 355µS 260µS
Basildon, UK-London, UK < 375µS 272µS

* Actual designed network
** Speed of light as the crow flies

NeXXCom Wireless works with its clients to build networks in a turnkey fashion. Once a client supplies the end points, the NeXXCom team engineers the network, gains client approval, acquires the spectra license, negotiates roof rights and tower assets, supervises civil works, installs and aligns radios and delivers a working link to the client at agreed specifications.

With over a million miles of installed networks worldwide, NeXXCom Wireless is dedicated to meeting its clients' requirements with the highest quality of service. In addition to metro high frequency trading networks, NeXXCom is actively implementing long-haul, microwave, low latency trading networks to its clients between major trading centers worldwide at latency improvements averaging 30% faster than optical fiber links.

To view NeXXCom Wireless' technical paper, click here. For more information, visit www.nexxcomwireless.com.

About NeXXCom Wireless
NeXXCom Wireless is a full service wireless product and system supplier with high-capacity packet microwave and millimeter wave solutions that drive next-generation IP networks. NeXXCom offers three product lines that offer a combination of licensed and unlicensed spectra, Point-to-Point (PTP) and Point-to-Multipoint (PtMP) configurations and self managed mesh networks with payloads to 1,000Mb/s. Our carrier-grade point-to-point packet microwave systems transmit broadband voice, video and data, enabling service providers, government agencies, enterprises and other organizations to meet their increasing bandwidth requirements competitively. In addition to wireless backhaul, NeXXCom also provides solutions for leased line replacement, last mile fiber extensions and enterprise networks for commercial and government entities.

NeXXCom's subsidiary, Layer 1 Wireless LLC designs, deploys and manages latency-sensitive networks focused on high frequency financial trading applications globally. For more information, please visit www.nexxcomwireless.com.

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