What are Trading Desktops
Custom Trading Computers - Trading Desktops... High Powered Business Tools.
Traders that are serious about financial trading can spend significant time monitoring their trading
accounts and looking for the trends important to their trading strategy. Their trading desktop is the
heart of the their trading workstation a business command center designed to help them work quickly
- are often used to run a
multiple monitor array
The desktop provides the computing power needed to display the graphics for all the monitors and run the
necessary trading software. In addition, some traders analyze large amounts of data to help them choose
when to buy and sell. Others have created algorithms to be able to use automated trading.
Since many day-traders and automated systems depend on short hold-times, they need to respond to the
markets quickly, and high-end processing power is important. Further, the other system components need
to be able to reliably support the high speed processing with resources to spare. Enterprise class
systems are the answer, since most consumer grade computers and gaming computers are stretched to the
limit to save every penny which means running on the raged edge and reliability can suffer. After all,
if you're playing a game and your computer freeze generally your business doesn't suffer.
A Trading Desktop is often the only practical answer for these traders to provide the computing power
traders need to run their business dependably.
Your trading business counts on your system's performance and reliability - it is your
business tool, and it's
your "Life-line" to the markets.