Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest big data news and analysis.
Daily
Weekly

IonQ Wins $13.4M Quantum Contract with U.S. Air Force Research Lab

Quantum computing company IonQ (NYSE: IONQ) today announced it has secured a $13.4 million contract to supply the U.S. Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) with access to its trapped ion systems for quantum computing hardware research and for the development of quantum algorithms and applications. Quantum computing, systems and applications have the potential to help […]

Oxford Quantum Circuits to Offer Quantum Computing-as-a-Service at Cyxtera Colo Data Center

London and Miami – September 28, 2022 – Oxford Quantum Circuits (OQC) and Cyxtera (NASDAQ: CYXT), a data center colocation and interconnection services company, announced today that customers will soon have access to quantum computing-as-a-service via Cyxtera’s Reading Data Center Campus LHR3 in the UK. This partnership will mark the world’s first integration of a quantum computer in a colocation data […]

Quantum Computing Inc. Launches Subscription Service

LEESBURG, Va., Sept. 20, 2022 – Quantum Computing Inc. (QCI) (NASDAQ: QUBT) today announced the launch of a subscription service providing access to its Dirac 1 Entropy Quantum Computing (EQC) system. The Dirac 1 photonic EQC system solves business problems with over 5,000 variables, according to QCI. Customers now have web-based access to Dirac 1, […]

AI-Quantum Software Company SandboxAQ Acquires Cryptosense Security Solutions

Paris and Palo Alto, September 14, 2022 – SandboxAQ, an AI and quantum tech (AQ) enterprise SaaS company delivering combined , today announced it has acquired Cryptosense, a cybersecurity and encryption analysis software company. SandboxAQ’s acquisition comes just weeks after the company unveiled its Strategic Investment Program and initial investment in evolutionQ. The acquisition of […]

Aliro Quantum Adds Chief Marketing Officer 

BOSTON , Sept. 14, 2022  — Quantum networking company Aliro Quantum today announced the appointment of its first Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Michael Wood. The company said that over the past 12 months, it has expanded engagements with systems integrators, telecom providers, government agencies and academic and industry partners to design, architect, simulate, and build quantum […]

Fujitsu, Riken Partner to Deliver Quantum Computing in Japan Next Year

Fujitsu and Japan’s Riken research institution will team to deliver Japan-made quantum computing starting next April, according to an article on the Nikkei Asia news site. The story states that Fujitsu’s quantum system is expected to have 64 qubits, more than the 53 qubits in Google’s 2019 machine and second to IBM’s 127 qubits developed in 2021,  Nikkei reported, adding that “Fujitsu says it hopes to produce a machine that has more than 1,000 qubits after April 2026.”

Multiverse Computing Releases New Version of Singularity SDK for Portfolio Optimization with Quantum

SAN SEBASTIÁN, SPAIN, August 26, 2022 – Quantum computing company Multiverse Computing today introduced the newest version of Singularity Portfolio Optimization (v 1.2). This release includes the Multiverse Hybrid Solver, designed to combines the strength of classical and quantum computing and is specifically suited to portfolio optimization problems. The Multiverse Hybrid Solver can optimize large […]

Los Alamos Claims Quantum Machine Learning Breakthrough: Training with Small Amounts of Data

Researchers at Los Alamos National Laboratory today announced a quantum machine learning “proof” they say shows that training a quantum neural network requires only a small amount of data, “(upending) previous assumptions stemming from classical computing’s huge appetite for data in machine learning, or artificial intelligence.” The lab said the theorem has direct applications, including […]

Quantum Company Q-CTRL Names Alex Shih Head of Product 

SYDNEY, August 23, 2022 – Quantum control infrastructure software company Q-CTRL today announced the addition of Alex Shih as head of product. He will lead the company’s product management teams to deliver the technology’s value and ROI to customers and end users. Prior to joining Q-CTRL, Shih was a principal of technical products at Slack; […]

Multiverse Computing and IQM Quantum Partner on Application-Specific Processors

SAN SEBASTIÁN, SPAIN, August 18, 2022 – Multiverse Computing, a quantum computing company, and IQM Quantum Computers  today announced a partnership to develop integrated solutions for specific quantum-based applications in finance, energy, chemistry, logistics, material science and other verticals. Through this partnership, both companies will tightly integrate IQM’s co-designed quantum processors with Multiverse’s Singularity SDK to accelerate […]