The Open Gateway Server known as the BSS (Broker Supplied System) is a technical device installed at the broker's office to provide electronic linkage between the broker's trading system and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange's AMS/3 Trading Host System. Infocast has developed iBSS to allow the Infocast Trader system to communicate with the AMS/3 Trading Host. The iBSS can also be integrated to other trading systems for use with the AMS/3 Trading Host.
High Performance - capable of handling large order through put
Reliability - sophisticated hot backup and automatic recovery mechanism
Scalability - handles multiple broker seats
The main task of the FIX Gateway/Accessor is to provide a high-speed multi-threaded channel for placing orders and retrieving market-data feed to complement Infocast Investor feed information.
The AMS/3 Accessor has been developed to contain plug and play module support different client handlers requiring different transport protocol. Currently the supplied transport protocol is CORBA BOA running under VisiBroker