About Client

Top tier investment firm was connecting to multiple destinations using different versions of FIX protocol to route orders to different equity exchanges. PhiFIX-Test suite was used to perform connectivity monitoring and connectivity testing for multiple destinations.

Technology Used

PhiFIX-Test Suite, FIX Protocol, PhiFIX-Engine

Business Challenges
  • Investment bank was connecting to multiple destinations to route equity orders to multiple exchanges
  • Each exchange was using different version of protocol
  • During the development phase and in production, the exchange connection behavior has to be monitored, and report has to be generated for connection behavior with each destinations
  • PhiFIX-Test Suit was used for connection monitoring and reporting
Solution Provided
  • PhiFIX-Test suite was used to connect with multiple destinations, and to their multiple environment like Test, UAT and production
  • PhiFIX-Test suite used for daily connectivity testing, and was used in case of any issue with an environment to check various behaviors
  • Detailed connection statistics report was created and presented
  • Alerts from PhiFIX-Test suit during the exception scenarios
Business Benefits
  • Connection monitoring and issue fixing
  • API testing and behavioral testing for various FIX functions though multiple connection and multiple versions of FIX protocol
  • FIX Connection error reporting and corrections