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Liquidnet Flows Toward Real-Time Analytics with Data Hub from Pure Storage

Liquidnet is able to perform timely trades and generate real-time analytics that its institutional trading clients rely on to produce outstanding results

Summary

Liquidnet connects nearly 1,000 institutional investors to large-scale trading opportunities in 46 equity markets across the globe. Liquidnet enables institutional investors to trade on a large scale, anonymously and directly with each other, with minimal market impact.

Industry

  • Financial Services

GEO

  • Global

Use Cases

  • High-performance computing – Analytics
  • Database – Oracle®

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Challenges

Liquidnet provides a global institutional investment network that many of the world’s largest asset managers use to seek liquidity and investment opportunities, and a key to helping them with their execution decision-making is superior analytics before, during and after the trade.

  • Legacy storage infrastructure was not appropriate for increasing production demands.
  • Next-generation, real-time analytics required more flexible, higher performing storage.

Results

Business Transformation

Liquidnet’s institutional investors execute large-scale trades with precision and benefit from insightful analytics that supports better informed decision-making.

IT Transformation

  • FlashArray solves application performance problems with superior IOPS.
  • FlashBlade provides the performance, flexibility and scalability to support multiple, disparate workloads concurrently.
  • FlashBlade accelerates application development process to deliver real time analytics to clients.

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