CSMI Frequently Asked Questions

Can real-time data be displayed on an open website?
No, only through password-protected websites.

Is the data available through extranet providers?
Yes, most extranet providers will carry the data including SFTI, Radianz, Savvis, Quanthouse and Pico Trading.

How much bandwidth is necessary for this system?
50 KB.

When a market closes, is end-of-day data considered delayed?
Yes.

How will reporting for real-time users be done?
Using TCB Data.

How will Vendor Fees be invoiced?
Annually by MDX.

After I sign a contract, what happens next if I am using another vendor to receive the data?
MDX will contact the other vendor and instruct them to enable the data.

What are the hours of operation?
MDX will operate from 7:00 am - 4 pm CT.

Are re-transmissions available?
No.

Is the data pulsed or streaming?
Streaming multicast feed.

What is the backup to this system?
A warm slave will take over in the event of a failure.

What format is the data in?
OPRA message format.

Will trades be included?
No.