TITLE

Stock exchange networks pass big stress test

AUTHOR(S)
McNamara, Paul; Songini, Marc
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Network World;11/03/97, Vol. 14 Issue 44, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the performance of stock exchange computer networks during the stock market crash in the United States in week ended October 31, 1997. Rough spots seen in Internet trading and the reporting of executed transactions to the outside world; Record volumes posted during trading; Spate of investments in faster networks and more powerful trading computers. INSET: The 'Net holds up under pressure, by Denise Pappalardo..
ACCESSION #
9711056148

 

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