how many seconds does it take for the datafeed to get to your computer

Discussion in 'Data Sets and Feeds' started by Sky123987, Dec 11, 2007.

  1. I live on the west coast and have an account at genesis and IB and use their data feed. When I receive the bid/ask/last on my computer how many milliseconds/seconds is that delayed normally?
  2. mark1

    mark1 Guest

    run a ping test
  3. It depends on the number of hops, not the geographic distance.
  4. rcj


  5. How do I ping the IB TWS server? What is the IP?

  6. rcj


    for US server: Get free pingplotter and just
    type in.
  7. Thanks!

  8. mark1

    mark1 Guest

    run netstat command while tws is running and you'll find it :D

    It depends on your location , your account etc..
  9. thank you for that...

    from the south west part of the US... 83ms
  10. segv


    #10     Dec 22, 2007