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Quantum is the Latin word for amount and, in modern understanding, means the smallest possible discrete ...Read More

Prepare now for quantum computers, QKD and post-quantum encryption

By Peter Ray Allison 27 Sep 2018

The predicted processing power of quantum computers is likely to make existing encryption algorithms obsolete. Quantum key distribution (QKD) is a possible solution - we investigate whether QKD is viable Read More

Australia races towards commercial quantum computing

By Beverley Head 05 Dec 2018

Universities make headway in the challenge of commercialising quantum computing Read More

UK can do more to explore potential of quantum tech

By Alex Scroxton 05 Dec 2018

The government has been urged to address use cases, security and skills, and proposed a series of new innovation centres, to enable the UK to fully capture the opportunity presented by quantum technology Read More

Start preparing for post-quantum data protection

By Warwick Ashford 06 Nov 2018

Organisations that need to retain sensitive information for long periods of time need to start preparing for the post-quantum era, according to an IBM security architect Read More

Post-quantum cryptography a major challenge, says expert

By Warwick Ashford 09 Nov 2018

The crypto wars are just beginning and open systems are key to improved security in future, says cryptography expert Read More

Jargon Buster Guide to Post Quantum Cryptography

02 Oct 2018

This Jargon Buster will help you to understand the key concepts of quantum computing and why businesses should be acting now to ensure they are able to encrypt sensitive data in a secure way in a post-quantum era. Read More

Trusted nodes: The next generation in quantum key distribution

By Peter Ray Allison 25 Oct 2018

QKD is a form of protection against interception by quantum computers, but cost and technical limitations have made the technology impractical. Could trusted nodes make all the difference? Read More

Taking the quantum leap: What is quantum technology for business?

By Paul Martin 22 May 2018

Quantum computers are many years away, but the first applications of quantum technology will arrive in only one or two years – so businesses need to be ready Read More

Quantum supremacy and the path to encryption chaos

By Nick Martin 25 Oct 2018

Widespread use of quantum computing isn't as far into the future as some might think. When it arrives, this powerful computing technology could turn IT security upside down. Read More

Gartner breaks down the state of quantum computing technology

By Brian Holak 31 Oct 2018

Gartner believes CIOs should prepare for quantum computing. When is it coming, what impact will it have and what do CIOs need to know? Gartner's David Cearley breaks it down. Read More