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*[[Startingkdbplus/contents|Starting kdb+]] by Chris Burke. This basic introduction to kdb+ gives the foundation needed for Jeff Borror's tutorials.
 
*[[Startingkdbplus/contents|Starting kdb+]] by Chris Burke. This basic introduction to kdb+ gives the foundation needed for Jeff Borror's tutorials.
  
*Chapter 1 "Q Shock and Awe" excerpted from [http://code.kx.com/wiki/QforMortals3 Q for Mortals 3].  
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*[[QforMortals3|Q for Mortals 3]]. Chapter 1 "Q Shock and Awe" is an excerpt of the latest revision of Jeff's "q for Mortals Version 3" which is available on [https://www.createspace.com/5843336 Amazon]. In the United Kingdom, it is available at [http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=a9_sc_1?rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Aq+for+mortals+version+3&keywords=q+for+mortals+version+3&ie=UTF8&qid=1448215277 Amazon UK]. Covers up to kdb+ version 3.3. If you are a new kdb+ user then this is the book for you!
 
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*[[JB:QforMortals2/contents|Q for Mortals 1]], A Tutorial in Q Programming by Jeffry A. Borror. This significantly extended version covers kdb+ version 2.4. If you are a new kdb+ user then this is the book for you!
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*[[JB:KdbplusForMortals/contents|Kdb+ for Mortals, Chapter 1]] by Jeffry A. Borror. This gives a detailed explanation of how kdb+ databases are created, stored on disk and accessed from Q.
 
*[[JB:KdbplusForMortals/contents|Kdb+ for Mortals, Chapter 1]] by Jeffry A. Borror. This gives a detailed explanation of how kdb+ databases are created, stored on disk and accessed from Q.
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*[[JB:QforMortals2/contents|Q for Mortals 1]], A Tutorial in Q Programming by Jeffry A. Borror. This version covers kdb+ version 2.4, and has been superseded by the above linked Version 3 of the book.
  
 
Comments on these tutorials should be sent to [mailto:tutorial@kx.com tutorial@kx.com].
 
Comments on these tutorials should be sent to [mailto:tutorial@kx.com tutorial@kx.com].
 
The book is available on [https://www.createspace.com/5843336 Amazon]. In the United Kingdom, it is available at [http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=a9_sc_1?rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Aq+for+mortals+version+3&keywords=q+for+mortals+version+3&ie=UTF8&qid=1448215277 Amazon UK].
 
  
 
= Other Material =
 
= Other Material =

Revision as of 11:54, 4 December 2015

Contents

Tutorials

Tutorial introductions to kdb+

Comments on these tutorials should be sent to tutorial@kx.com.

Other Material

Other useful introductions are:



A free 32bit version of kdb+ is available. Use this to explore kdb+ features and try out the examples included in the tutorials.

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