Announcement: End of Support for 32-bit
As we move ahead and get ready for the launch of HyperTrader v2.0, we have taken careful consideration and decided to stop building for a 32-bit version of our software.
A 32-bit system can access 232 memory addresses, i.e., 4 GB of RAM or physical memory.
A 64-bit system can access 264 memory addresses, i.e., actually 18-Quintillion GB of RAM. In short, any amount of memory greater than 4 GB can be easily handled by it.
A 64-bit processor is more capable than a 32-bit processor because it can handle more data at once. A 64-bit processor is capable of storing more computational values, including memory addresses, which means it's able to access over four billion times the physical memory as compared to a 32-bit processor.
Since our app is very data-intensive and needs faster processing of the aggregated data in realtime from multiple sources, 32-bit systems are not capable of providing similar performance as a 64-bit. All modern OS now is 64-bit anyway, so there is no reason for us to underperform our app in a 32-bit environment.