SecurityBrief New Zealand logo
New Zealand's leading source of cybersecurity and cyber-attack news

Quantum computing news stories

Story image
Data analytics
Majority of enterprise execs to adopt quantum computing in the near term - study
"More organisations are realising that quantum computing is the next frontier in their data analytics capabilities."
Story image
Infrastructure
IDC forecasts quantum computing market to grow to $8.6 billion by 2027
"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.”
Story image
Remote Working
The three layers of a successful digital transformation project
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.
Story image
Cloud
Mastercard evolves contactless technology for quantum world
"2020 brought with it a rapid acceleration of digitisation and reinforced the importance of digital solutions – like contactless – to help meet our everyday needs."
Story image
Innovation
IBM, Alphabet and well-funded startups in the race for quantum supremacy
"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.”
Story image
Digital Transformation
APAC organisations struggle to find balance between digital adoption and cybersecurity
Organisations in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region are significantly concerned about security threats, but nevertheless are looking to advance operations through digital adoption.
Story image
Computing
Whither quantum computing in a rapidly digitising Australia?
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.
Story image
Digital Transformation
Value of quantum computing uncertain for at least 10 years - research
"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."
Story image
Disruption
Quantum computing one step closer to commercialisation
“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."
Story image
Cloud
Quantum technology holds 'huge potential' in Australia - report
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.
Story image
IBM
First Aussie company joins IBM quantum computing network
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.
Story image
Alibaba
APAC jumps on quantum computing bandwagon
The quest for quantum computing supremacy is set to gather momentum in the next few years.
Story image
Innovation
Cambridge Quantum Computing teams up with CERN to advance quantum technologies
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.
Story image
Cloud
Intel & QuTech outline 'milestone' in quantum computing
'Horse Ridge' could pave the way for further understanding how quantum practicality could solve real-world problems.
Story image
Artificial Intelligence
Alibaba’s top 10 2020 tech trends
Researched by Alibaba's global research initiative, DAMO Academy.
Story image
Cloud
Intel takes next step toward taking quantum commercial
The new cryogenic control chip, code-named “Horse Ridge”, will enable control of multiple qubits and set a clear path toward scaling larger systems.
Story image
Manufacturing
How quantum computing is set to impact the finance industry
An accessible and operating quantum chip would provide immeasurable improvements to these algorithms, along with the machine learning that underpins them.
Story image
Data Science
The dawn of a new age: Google cracks quantum supremacy
It’s the ‘eureka’ moment technologists and scientists have been yearning for.
Story image
DigiCert
Quantum computing will pose risks to enterprise encryption
“It is encouraging to see that so many companies understand the risk and challenges that quantum computing poses to enterprise encryption."
Story image
Cybersecurity
Quantum computing in the telecom sector and more cybersecurity trends
According to a new report, quantum computing will be a destabiliser for the telecom sector, making PKI obsolete in the near future.
Story image
Intel
Cryo experts create quantum computing testing device
Intel, Bluefors and Afore have created the ‘Cryogenic Wafer Prober’ for collecting data about qubits to speed the development of quantum computing.
Story image
Artificial Intelligence
Accenture’s five trends for a post-digital NZ
Successful businesses will take advantage of a new set of technologies but prioritise trust, responsibility, privacy and security.
Story image
Microsoft
Microsoft, DigiCert, Utimaco tackle quantum computing threats
The algorithm could bring the world one step closer to a secure internet of things.
Story image
Internet of Things
Government outlines agenda for Australia’s tech future
The National Government has released a report outlining the strategy for Australia’s digital future - Minister Karen Andrews comments.