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Encryption
Entrust secures against quantum threats with latest offerings
March 2022
Entrust has announced four new solutions aimed at helping organisations prepare for the security challenges presented by quantum computers.
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Data analytics
Majority of enterprise execs to adopt quantum computing in the near term - study
January 2022
"More organisations are realising that quantum computing is the next frontier in their data analytics capabilities."
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IT infrastructure
IDC forecasts quantum computing market to grow to $8.6 billion by 2027
December 2021
"For many critical problems, classical computing will run out of steam in the next decade and we will see quantum computing take over as the next generation of performance-intensive computing.”
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Ransomware
Quantum extends Veeam partnership in a bid to protect against ransomware
February 2021
“Quantum continues to expand its partnership with us and we are pleased to add ActiveScale object storage to a select group of S3 targets that can provide robust ransomware protection for our joint customers."
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Remote Working
The three layers of a successful digital transformation project
February 2021
2021 brings hope of new opportunities for C-suite executives. CIOs and their IT teams who get the right mix now can bake success into their digital business strategy.
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Cloud
Mastercard evolves contactless technology for quantum world
January 2021
"2020 brought with it a rapid acceleration of digitisation and reinforced the importance of digital solutions – like contactless – to help meet our everyday needs."
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Symantec
Former Silver Peak, Symantec exec joins Quantum
January 2021
Quantum Corp has announced the appointment of Rick Valentine as the company’s new senior vice president & chief customer officer, joining Quantum's executive leadership team. 
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Quantum computing
Sydney looks to become quantum hub for Australia
December 2020
“The Academy will keep us at the forefront of quantum technology by developing the future employers, entrepreneurs and the workforce required to sustain the industry's growth.”
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Innovation
Quantum looks to solve the issue of unstructured data with latest releases
November 2020
"We’re focusing our innovation on helping customers unlock the value in their video and unstructured data in new ways to solve their most pressing business challenges."
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Innovation
IBM, Alphabet and well-funded startups in the race for quantum supremacy
September 2020
"It may not come as a surprise that quantum computing one day replaces artificial intelligence as the mainstream technology to help industries tackle problems they never would have attempted to solve before.”
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Digital Transformation
APAC organisations struggle to find balance between digital adoption and cybersecurity
September 2020
Organisations in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region are significantly concerned about security threats, but nevertheless are looking to advance operations through digital adoption.
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Computing
Whither quantum computing in a rapidly digitising Australia?
July 2020
While widespread digitisation continues to transform the way Australians live, work and play, the real revolution is occurring in the background, in the quantum computing sphere.
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Digital Transformation
Value of quantum computing uncertain for at least 10 years - research
June 2020
"Quantum computing is not currently providing business value that could not be achieved with today's existing computers, and it is not clear when it will."
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Disruption
Quantum computing one step closer to commercialisation
June 2020
“Building and operating the CQ chip requires measurements to be successfully performed at the very limits of what can be achieved technologically in the world today."
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Cloud
Quantum technology holds 'huge potential' in Australia - report
May 2020
The emerging sector could create 16,000 jobs in Australia and generate over AU$4 billion in annual revenue in the next 20 years, according to CSIRO.
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IBM
First Aussie company joins IBM quantum computing network
May 2020
The Archer team, based in Sydney, Australia, will work with the IBM teams based in New York, USA, as part of the IBM Q Network.
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Recruitment
Quantum names new channel chief
April 2020
“Quantum is a very channel-centric company with a robust channel ecosystem, and our partners expect us to be predictable, transparent and engaging."
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Alibaba
APAC jumps on quantum computing bandwagon
March 2020
The quest for quantum computing supremacy is set to gather momentum in the next few years.
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Innovation
Cambridge Quantum Computing teams up with CERN to advance quantum technologies
March 2020
Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC) is looking to explore and advance the application of quantum technologies to particle physics as part of the QUATERNION project in the CERN openlab.
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Cloud
Intel & QuTech outline 'milestone' in quantum computing
February 2020
'Horse Ridge' could pave the way for further understanding how quantum practicality could solve real-world problems.
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Artificial Intelligence
Alibaba’s top 10 2020 tech trends
January 2020
Researched by Alibaba's global research initiative, DAMO Academy.
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Data
Quantum's board of directors recruits former Cisco CIO
December 2019
IT firm Quantum has snapped up former Cisco veteran Rebecca Jacoby to serve on the company’s board of directors.
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Cloud
Intel takes next step toward taking quantum commercial
December 2019
The new cryogenic control chip, code-named “Horse Ridge”, will enable control of multiple qubits and set a clear path toward scaling larger systems.
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IT in Manufacturing
How quantum computing is set to impact the finance industry
December 2019
An accessible and operating quantum chip would provide immeasurable improvements to these algorithms, along with the machine learning that underpins them.