Waterloo researchers team on quantum-based security

A team including researchers from the University of Waterloo says it has demonstrated a form of quantum cryptography that might be able to improve IT security on networks or bank ATMs. "I expect

Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New tech invention moves us closer to quantum computer

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEResearchers in Japan have developed new circuit technology touted to be the vital next step towards the realization of a practical quantum computer. A collaborative effort between Japan Science and

Published on: May 3rd, 2007 Liz Tay

Quantum computer set for launch

Twenty years before most scientists expected it, a commercial company has announced a quantum computer that promises to massively speed up searches and optimization calculations. D-Wave of British Columbia has promised to demonstrate

Published on: February 8th, 2007 Peter Judge

Japan team reports quantum computing breakthrough

A research team in Japan says it has successfully demonstrated for the first time in the world in a solid-state device one of the two basic building blocks that will be needed to

Published on: November 3rd, 2003 Martyn Williams

HP hatches Asia-Pacific storage centre

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) has opened the doors of its new multi-million dollar data storage centre for Asia-Pacific. Located in Sydney's Rhodes. HP claims the enterprise storage centre is the first of its kind

Published on: December 2nd, 2002 Brian Corrigan

First quantum-effect products enter commercial IT

A Swiss company has announced the commercial availability of what it says are the first IT products which exploit quantum effects rather than conventional physics to achieve their goals.Geneva-based id Quantique SA is

Published on: May 30th, 2002 David Legard

First quantum-effect products enter commercial IT

A Swiss company has announced the commercial availability of what it says are the first IT products which exploit quantum effects rather than conventional physics to achieve their goals.Geneva-based id Quantique SA is

Published on: May 30th, 2002 David Legard

Briefs

For IT managers looking to reduce complexity and IT resources needed to manage enterprise networks, Woodland Park, Colo.-based Configuresoft, Inc. has released Enterprise Configuration Manger (ECM) version 4.0. ECM 4.0 lets network administrators

Published on: May 16th, 2002 No Author