ID Quantique

Quantum cryptography company


ID Quantique

ID Quantigue at UKNQT Showcase 2017

Richard Collins of Univ. of Bristol shows off ID Quantique QKD rack being used for metropolitan pilot in Bristol

Key Events

26 Feb 2018, SK Telecom announced a US$65m strategic investment in ID Quantique. The South Korean telco had previously partnered with ID Quantique to develop a compact quantum random number generator.

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Join IDQ at this summit, which offers comprehensive insights into the commercial future of all areas of quantum technology; highlighting the opportunities available today and future applications for business and government. The post Inside Quantum Technology Europe 26-30 October (Online) appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-18
... Broadband and SK Telecom's subsidiary ID Quantique (IDQ), a Geneva-based leader in quantum-safe cryptography and quantum sensing solutions ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-14
In our latest blog we discuss the work of a research team from University of Chicago, who recently identified a simple method to maintain qubit coherence 10,000 times longer than before. The post A quantum breakthrough for qubit coherence appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-10
Our quantum chip in the Vsmart Aris 5G, datacentre interconnection secured with quantum cryptography and all the latest quantum computing news and developments in our 2020 Q2 review. The post Quantum Era Security Times August 2020 appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-07
In this month's newsletter we have a new research paper for the ID281, we preview the forthcoming Quantum 2.0 online conference and invite you to attend our latest Quantum Sensing webinar. The post Quantum Sensing News August 2020 appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-07
ID Quantique and SK Telecom today announced that two draft recommendations covering QKD networks have been consented as international standards. Acting as editors, IDQ and SK Telecom coordinated and facilitated the development of these two consented standards that cover security aspects of QKD networks. The post ID Quantique and SK... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-07
That '5G quantum cryptography technology' has been in growth for a while, leveraging R&D work completed by Swiss firm ID Quantique (IDQ), which ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-05
That '5G quantum cryptography technology' has been in development for some time, leveraging R&D work done by Swiss company ID Quantique (IDQ), ...... Read more
Published on: 2020-09-04
OpenQKD is a collaborative European project designed to showcase QKD solutions under a variety of use case scenarios. One year into its three year life cycle, here is an overview of the project to date from an IDQ perspective. The post OpenQKD – a snapshot of year one from IDQ’s... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-31
Recent news items published in 2020 on quantum computing developments are listed below. Click on the hyperlinked item to go to the press release or news article for details. For older news items published in 2019 click here, for 2018 click here, and for items published in 2015-2017, click here.... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-27
Organized by the Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing, in partnership with the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Quantum 2020 brings together the international quantum science community to learn, share and collaborate on the latest research and emerging areas of interest. The post Quantum 2020 Virtual Conference... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-27
Welcome to the Quantum Industry Day in Switzerland 2020. This online event will take place on 2nd October 2020 and will feature a range of quantum technologies, including computing, sensing, instrumentation and communications. The post Quantum Industry Day in Switzerland, Online Conference 02 October 2020 appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-26
The International Cryptographic Module Conference in 2020 is now virtual. Come and join our presentation on “Downsizing QRNGs for IoT devices” given by Bruno Huttner, Director of Strategic Quantum Initiatives and a Quantum Key Distribution Expert. The post ICMC International Cryptographic Module Conference, 21-24 September 2020 appeared first on ID... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-26
Join us at Quantum 2.0 Conference, an OSA meeting co-located with the OSA Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS/DLS Conference and presented in an all-virtual, web conference format. The post OSA Quantum 2.0 Conference (Online) 14-17 September 2020 appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-26
On 21st August 2020, SK Telecom announced it is introducing the first mobile banking service app, called IM Bank, based on 5G quantum security technology. The post SK Telecom introduces secure IM Bank application appeared first on ID Quantique.... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-26
IDQ is delighted to share the progress made on the standardization of Quantum-Safe Security (QSS) within ETSI. IDQ actively participates in the Industry Specification Group (ISG) on Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) and in the Quantum-Safe Cryptography (QSC) Working Group. Since 2017, the ISG on QKD published 2 new Group Specifications... Read more
Published on: 2020-08-24
Project Description

ID Quantique (IDQ) is the world leader in quantum-safe crypto solutions, designed to protect data for the long-term future. The company provides quantum-safe network encryption, secure quantum key generation and quantum key distribution solutions and services to the financial industry, enterprises and government organisations globally.
IDQ also commercializes a quantum random number generator, which is the reference in the security, simulation and gaming industries.
Additionally, IDQ is a leading provider of optical instrumentation products, most notably photon counters and related electronics. The company’s innovative photonic solutions are used in both commercial and research applications.

Project Details
  • SME: ID Quantique
  • Founded: 2001
  • Capabilities: Random number generation, quantum-safe security, single-photon systems
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