Quantum Majors News

We're excited to invite Python developers to experience the open Azure Quantum ecosystem with an expanded stack. With new support in Azure Quantum for major quantum Python SDKs, developers can directly submit quantum circuits built with Qiskit and Cirq. You can use familiar tools and leverage your existing development investment... Read more
Published on: 2021-10-07
Microsoft will be showcasing a wide range of expanded Azure Quantum ecosystem capabilities at IEEE Quantum Week 2021. Our keynote plus several workshops, tutorials, and panels will describe how Microsoft's collaborative development approach is enabling advanced research and exploration of today's quantum hardware and applications while building a strong foundation... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-29
Atos today announces that it has delivered its Atos Quantum Learning Machine (QLM), the world’s highest-performing commercially available quantum simulator, to the Galician Supercomputing Center (CESGA). This is the first quantum simulator to be installed in Spain, positioning CESGA as a pioneer in quantum simulation. The post Atos delivers first Quantum... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-28
Atos, Dassault Systèmes, Orange, Renault Group, STMicroelectronics, and Thales, members of the Software République are launching their first open innovation challenge The post Join the Software République to shape tomorrow’s mobility with the ‘Mobility 4.0 Challenge’ appeared first on Atos.... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-02
Posted by Jimmy Chen, Quantum Research Scientist and Matt McEwen, Student Researcher, Google Quantum AI The Google Quantum AI team has been building quantum processors made of superconducting quantum bits (qubits) that have achieved the first beyond-classical computation, as well as the largest quantum chemical simulations to date. However, current... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-11
Source: Google AI Blog
Atos has been selected by the Galician Supercomputing Center (CESGA), to design, deliver and install a new supercomputing system, named Finisterrae III, based on Atos’ BullSequana X supercomputing architecture, that will multiply the current capacities of the center by twelve, while providing huge storage capacity. The contract also includes a... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-29
Atos and Graphcore today announce that they have signed a partnership to accelerate performance and innovation in Artificial Intelligence (AI) by integrating Graphcore’s advanced IPU compute systems into Atos’ recently launched ThinkAI offering to bring AI high-performance solutions to customers worldwide. The post Atos and Graphcore partner to deliver advanced... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-22
Vibrant ecosystems are a cornerstone of innovation for any emerging technology space. The field of quantum computing is no different. We're excited to share several new Azure Quantum ecosystem updates aimed at empowering you to deliver impact with your applications, exploration, and research: Azure Quantum Credits to power your development.... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-09
New Infrastructure to become the Digital Backbone for the Dutch Ministry as Armed Forces Transforms into an Information-Driven Organization Paris, France, and Armonk, N.Y. July 8, 2021 Atos and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced their plans to collaborate to build a new, highly-advanced digital infrastructure for the Dutch Ministry of... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-08
The post Improving weather and climate forecasting – Why collaboration between domain scientists and High-Performance Computing experts is key appeared first on Atos.... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-29
Atos today launches ThinkAI, its secure end-to-end scalable offering which enables organizations to successfully design, develop, and deliver high-performance AI applications. ThinkAI is for organizations using traditional high-performance computing that want to run more accurate and faster simulations thanks to AI applications, and also for those developing AI applications that... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-28
Posted by Charles Neill and Zhang Jiang, Senior Research Scientists, Google Quantum AI In fall of 2019, we demonstrated that the Sycamore quantum processor could outperform the most powerful classical computers when applied to a tailor-made problem. The next challenge is to extend this result to solve practical problems in... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-25
Source: Google AI Blog
Paderborn University's new supercomputer, “Noctua 2,” the project name given to the second expansion stage of the “Noctua” supercomputer installed in 2018, will be built by market leader Atos and is expected to be installed by the end of the year. The post “A Whole New Dimension of Processing Power”:... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-24
Posted by Jarrod McClean, Staff Research Scientist and Hsin-Yuan (Robert) Huang1, Intern, Google Quantum AI Quantum computing has rapidly advanced in both theory and practice in recent years, and with it the hope for the potential impact in real applications. One key area of interest is how quantum computers might... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-22
Source: Google AI Blog
Are you a developer or researcher looking for access to today's quantum hardware and tools? Please join us at our third Azure Quantum Developer Workshop where we'll explore and experiment with today's state-of-the-art quantum hardware using Azure Quantum. Leading experts in the field will help you learn about the expanding... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-21
Today we are sharing that our Microsoft optimization offering is expanding its solver offering even further. In addition to our existing solvers, you now have access to two additional algorithms. The post New solvers further enhance the Azure Quantum optimization offering appeared first on Microsoft Quantum Blog.... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-17
Atos today announces it has been awarded a contract by the University of Edinburgh to deliver its most efficient supercomputer, the BullSequana XH2000, the most energy-efficient supercomputing system on the market. This is the largest system dedicated to GPU computing deployed at a customer site in the UK. The post... Read more
Published on: 2021-06-01
Atos and Thales announce the creation of Athea, a joint venture that will develop a sovereign big data and artificial intelligence platform for public and private sector players in the defence, intelligence and internal state security communities. The post Thales and Atos create the European champion in big data and... Read more
Published on: 2021-05-27
The ability for developers and systems integrators to experiment using real quantum hardware is opening up new avenues of quantum research. The post Explore today’s quantum systems with Azure Quantum appeared first on Microsoft Quantum Blog.... Read more
Published on: 2021-05-24
Atos today announces that Bulgaria’s new EuroHPC supercomputer, which is based on Atos’ powerful BullSequana XH2000 architecture, is now fully delivered and assembled at Sofia Tech Park in Bulgaria. Atos was selected to build Bulgaria's petascale supercomputer by the European High Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU), the hosting entity,... Read more
Published on: 2021-05-11