Depends how close your subscribers are to the tickerplant. If you're
introducing network latency then you're probably already too slow.
Loopback on the sane host is very fast though (sub milli), so your main
latency concern will probably be cpu. Make...
Are those like FIX tags? (in which case it's not like a proper ID that
could number in millions)char array look up is obviously slower... but
if you don't want to blow up your sym file but get sym lookup like
behavior, perhaps you can store a column ...
There's no Java API as such that will automatically detect when the
server connection is broken. The only way to do it would be to (a) push
a "heartbeat" from/to the server and try to reconnect or (b) try/catch
on insertion, and populate a Queue on J...