Arthur Whitney (computer scientist)


Arthur Whitney (computer scientist)

Arthur Whitney is a computer scientist most notable for developing the APL-inspired programming languages A+ and K. He also wrote the initial prototype of J, a terse and macro-heavy single page of code in one afternoon, which then served as the model for J implementor Roger Hui.

K is a proprietary array programming language designed for financial analysis.

He studied at the University of Toronto and Stanford and is the CEO and co-founder of [http://www.kx.com Kx Systems] .

External links

* [http://www.kx.com Kx Systems]
* [http://www.jsoftware.com/ Jsoftware]


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