K is a programming language created in 1993. K is a proprietary array processing language developed by Arthur Whitney and commercialized by Kx Systems. Since then, an open-source implementation known as Kona has also been developed. The language serves as the foundation for kdb+, an in-memory, column-based database, and other related financial products. Read more on Wikipedia...
- K ranks in the top 5% of languages
- the K wikipedia page
- K first appeared in 1993
- K was created by Arthur Whitney
- See also: scheme, q, apl, sql, j, sql-92, solaris, linux
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Example code from the Hello World Collection:
/ Hello world in K "Hello world!"
Last updated June 22nd, 2020