Press Releases

June 24, 2015

McKay Brothers International Launches Lowest Known Latency Microwave Routes From Interxion London

MCKAY BROTHERS INTERNATIONAL LAUNCHES LOWEST KNOWN LATENCY MICROWAVE ROUTES FROM INTERXION LONDON 23rd June 2015 London, UK, 23 June 2015 – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of cloud- and carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that McKay Brothers International has chosen Interxion’s Central London data centre campus to deploy the lowest known latency connections between the City of London & Slough and the City of London & Frankfurt. By colocating […]
June 2, 2015

Live at NY5: McKay Brothers and Quincy Data Expand Lowest Known Latency Footprint

June 2, 2015/ Oakland, CA / McKay Brothers and Quincy Data now offer the lowest known latency between key Illinois trading centers and the Secaucus-NY5 data center. One-way latency between Aurora and Secaucus-NY5 is 4.056 milliseconds. One-way latency between 350 E. Cermak and NY5 is 3.885 milliseconds. McKay offers the lowest known latency between Illinois and the eight major New Jersey trading centers. “Secaucus-NY5 is now a critical part of the US equity and options […]
March 10, 2015

McKay Brothers Launches Route Between Slough and Frankfurt in 4.64 ms: Lowest Known Latency

McKay Brothers Launches Route Between Slough and Frankfurt in 4.64 ms: Lowest Known Latency McKay’s rapidly expanding European network sets another latency record March 10, 2015/Geneva/ McKay Brothers Microwave has launched the industry-leading private bandwidth service between Slough and Frankfurt. McKay’s latency between Slough-LD4 and Frankfurt-FR2 is 4.64 milliseconds (ms) round trip, the lowest known. The company is finalizing more routes between the UK and Frankfurt as well as a London Metro service. “Bandwidth subscribers […]
January 22, 2015

McKay Brothers Microwave Sets New Latency Record Between UK and Frankfurt

January 22, 2015/Geneva/ McKay Brothers microwave lowered latency to 4.192 milliseconds on its wireless route between Frankfurt and Basildon. Subscribers to McKay bandwidth services enjoy the lowest known latency between these cities. “Our recipe for building the lowest latency network between European trading centers is the same as we used in the US,” says François Tyč, managing director of McKay Brothers International. “Our track record of leadership and constant improvement is unmatched.” McKay Brothers recently […]
November 21, 2014

McKay and Quincy Expand Lowest Latency Microwave Services in US and Europe

McKay and Quincy Expand Lowest Latency Microwave Services in US and Europe OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — McKay Brothers and Quincy Data recently added to their industry leading offerings for the latency-sensitive trading community. McKay Brothers Microwave service connected the last major co-location center on the Illinois-New Jersey long-haul network at the lowest known latency. Through its European affiliate, the McKay bandwidth service went live between the UK and Frankfurt at the lowest known […]
March 2, 2014

McKay Brothers Delivers Status Update on 2014 US Microwave Roadmap

Aurora-Secaucus latency down to 8.15 ms, Aurora-Carteret down to 8.12 ms; New POPs in Piscataway and Cermak; 1 Mbps service to best all rivals in production; Improved connectivity in Aurora data center OAKLAND, Calif., March 3, 2014/PRNewswire / McKay Brothers, LLC, a leading provider of specialty microwave telecom services delivers a progress report on its 2014 US Microwave Roadmap. The company is reporting, as promised, even lower latencies on its signature Illinois-New Jersey routes, already […]
November 25, 2013

McKay Brothers Releases 2014 US Microwave Roadmap

First half 2014: Aurora-Secaucus in 8.12 milliseconds, Aurora-Carteret in 8.05 milliseconds; triple private line capacity IL-NJ; further enhanced reliability; more POPs; introducing long haul 1Mbps service OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — McKay Brothers, LLC, a leading provider of specialty microwave telecom services, lowered its Illinois-New Jersey latency again this week as the company also released its 2014 plans. McKay’s product roadmap includes a design to reduce latency substantially in the coming months. The company […]
April 23, 2013

McKay Brothers Opens Another Route with Best Known Latency: Aurora-Cermak Service Clocks in at 370 Microseconds

OAKLAND, CA, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — McKay Brothers, LLC today announces another expansion of its extremely low latency communication network: again breaking known speed records. The private line service connects exchange datacenters in Aurora, IL and 350 E. Cermak Rd. in downtown Chicago in 370 microseconds round trip time from rack to rack. The Aurora-Cermak route complements McKay’s wireless service along the important Aurora-NJ corridor, where McKay recently extended its latency advantage with 8.25 […]
February 5, 2013

McKay Brothers announces new milestones in low latency networks

Quincy Data extends its latency advantage on market data delivery using McKay Brothers network OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — McKay Brothers, LLC is pleased to announce the achievement of 8.27 millisecond round trip latency between Aurora, IL and Secaucus, NJ and 8.23 milliseconds round trip between Aurora and 165 Halsey St. in Newark. “I’m confident we had the lowest latency network before this upgrade,” says Bob Meade, co-founder of McKay Brothers, “but this […]