Download the free 32-bit version of kdb+ for macOS, Linux or Windows.
Install the free 32-bit version of kdb+.
Tutorials for beginners¶
A brief introduction to kdb+ is a very quick overview of downloading kdb+ and running your first query.
Sample queries has you build a more complex dataset in memory and perform some queries and joins on it. The dataset is from an imaginary desktop PC monitoring and helpdesk support system.
On-disk queries has you download a set of scripts to build and run queries against a large on-disk database. The dataset is from an imaginary smart-meter network. It includes a basic HTML5 Business Intelligence tool which queries the database directly.
Kdb+ for Mortals, Chapter 1 by Jeffry A. Borror, gives a detailed explanation of how kdb+ databases are created, stored on disk and accessed from q.
|Q for Mortals Version 3 by Jeffry A. Borror, available from Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk. Covers up to kdb+ version 3.3. If you are a new kdb+ user, this is the book for you!|
|Q Tips: Fast, scalable and maintainable kdb+ by Nick Psaris, available from Amazon.co.uk. “
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