[ts-gen] IB Servers
kfmfe04 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 21 00:35:09 EDT 2009
Does anyone know the roles of the three IB Servers below?
After 4 days of reliable delivery, TWS is in a flaky state today - I
am trying to understand what is going on.
1. The TWS GUI receives ticks fine
2. Nothing is coming through to the shim
3. This occurred after the daily 03:55:00UTC outage: cashfarm and
usfarm are up and ushdms2a is remains down
4. Restarting TWS and shim has not helped
This implies that TWS is getting ticks from cashfarm/usfarm while
requested bars from shim are coming through ushdms2a.
Can anyone confirm this?
If IB is so flaky at maintaining ushdms2a, I may have to use an
outside real-time service, which is not so good for fx due to no
centralized exchange: bid/ask may be incongruous relative to IB.
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