By Eamon Javers – Economic statistics—many of which are released by the federal government and move markets almost instantly when they become public.
All that information is generated within just a few square miles, but instantly affects markets trading around the world. And that presents a business opportunity for the Denver-based data center company CoreSite, which operates a facility where traders can install so called “co-located” computers right in the heart of Washington.
The idea: Get access to federal data milliseconds faster than those traders waiting patiently for it to travel at the speed of light up fiber optic lines to markets in New York, New Jersey and Chicago. more> http://tinyurl.com/kmq7djy