Three Chinese Exascale Systems Detailed at SC21: Two Operational and One Delayed

Details about two previously rumored Chinese exascale systems came to light during last week’s SC21 proceedings. Asked about these systems during the Top500 media briefing on Monday, Nov. 15, l

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2021 Gordon Bell Prize Goes to Exascale-Powered Quantum Supremacy Challenge

Today at the hybrid virtual/in-person SC21 conference, the organizers announced the winners of the 2021 ACM Gordon Bell Prize: a team of Chinese researchers leveraging the new exascale Sunway sys

By Oliver Peckham

IonQ Is First Quantum Startup to Go Public; Will It be First to Deliver Profits?

On October 1 of this year, IonQ became the first pure-play quantum computing start-up to go public. At this writing, the stock (NYSE: IONQ) was around $15 and its market capitalization was roughl

By John Russell

Fireside Chat with LBNL’s Advanced Quantum Testbed Director

Last week, Irfan Siddiqi led a “fireside chat” with a few media and analysts to introduce the Department of Energy’s relatively new Advanced Quantum Testbed (AQT), which is based at Lawrenc

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Quantum Chemistry Project to Be Among the First on EuroHPC’s LUMI System

October 22, 2021

Finland’s CSC has just installed the first module of LUMI, a 550-peak petaflops system supported by the European Union’s EuroHPC Joint Undertaking. While LU Read more…

D-Wave Embraces Gate-Based Quantum Computing; Charts Path Forward

October 21, 2021

Earlier this month D-Wave Systems, the quantum computing pioneer that has long championed quantum annealing-based quantum computing (and sometimes taken heat fo Read more…

Faster Optical Switch that Operates at ‘Room Temp’ Developed by IBM, Skolkovo Researchers

October 19, 2021

Optical switching technology holds great promise for many applications but hot operating temperatures have been a key obstacle slowing progress. Now, a new opti Read more…

Quantum Workforce – NSTC Report Highlights Need for International Talent

October 13, 2021

Attracting and training the needed quantum workforce to fuel the ongoing quantum information sciences (QIS) revolution is a hot topic these days. Last week, the U.S. National Science and Technology Council issued a report – The Role of International Talent in Quantum Information Science... Read more…

GAO Assesses National Strategic Computing Initiative Progress

October 5, 2021

The U.S. National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI), launched in the summer of 2015 by executive order (EE) of the Obama Administration, was intended to be Read more…

Quantum Networking and Clustering – What Is It? Why Should You Care? Who’s Aliro?

October 4, 2021

Taking those questions in reverse order, Aliro Quantum is a young Harvard lab spin-out seeking to deliver the quantum networking technology many believe is crit Read more…

Help Wanted: QED-C Survey Spotlights Skills Sought by Quantum Industry

September 28, 2021

Developing an adequate workforce for the young but fast-growing quantum information sciences industry is seen as a critical element for success. Just what that Read more…

Qubit Stream: Monte Carlo Advance, Infosys Joins the Fray, D-Wave Meeting Plans, and More

September 23, 2021

It seems the stream of quantum computing reports never ceases. This week – IonQ and Goldman Sachs tackle Monte Carlo on quantum hardware, Cambridge Quantum pu Read more…

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