CINECA and D-Wave Expand Access to Quantum Computing Technology and Resources in Italy

BOLOGNA, Italy and BURNABY, British Columbia, May 11, 2021 — CINECA, the Italian inter-university consortium and one of the world’s leading global supercomputing centers, and D-Wave Systems Inc., a leader in quantum computing systems, software, and services, have announced a formal collaboration to offer Italian universities, researchers, and developers expanded access to practical quantum computing technology and resources through D-Wave’s Leap quantum cloud service. CINECA, which is made up of 69 Italian universities, 25 national research institutions, the Ministry of Education, and the Ministry of Universities and Research, will benefit from expanded, real-time access to the Leap quantum cloud service. This access includes D-Wave’s hybrid quantum/classical solvers, which leverage both quantum solutions and best-in-class classical...

CINECA and D-Wave Expand Access to Quantum Computing

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BOLOGNA, Italy and BURNABY, British Columbia, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CINECA, the Italian inter-university consortium and one of the world’s leading global supercomputing centers, and D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum computing systems, software, and services, today announced a formal collaboration to offer Italian universities, researchers, and developers expanded access to practical quantum computing technology and resources through D-Wave’s Leap™ quantum cloud service. CINECA, which is made up of 69 Italian universities, 25 national research institutions, the Ministry of Education, and the Ministry of Universities and Research, will benefit from expanded, real-time access to the Leap quantum cloud service. This access includes D-Wave’s hybrid quantum/classical solvers, which leverage both quantum solutions and...

CINECA and D-Wave Expand Access to Quantum Computing Technology and Resources in Italy

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Collaboration combines access to quantum systems with expertise from Italy’s most powerful supercomputing center for scientific researchBOLOGNA, Italy and BURNABY, British Columbia, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CINECA, the Italian inter-university consortium and one of the world’s leading global supercomputing centers, and D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum computing systems, software, and services, today announced a formal collaboration to offer Italian universities, researchers, and developers expanded access to practical quantum computing technology and resources through D-Wave’s Leap™ quantum cloud service.CINECA, which is made up of 69 Italian universities, 25 national research institutions, the Ministry of Education, and the Ministry of Universities and Research, will benefit from expanded, real-time access to the Leap...

Eaton acquires Tripp Lite for $1.65B to expand edge computing business

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Power management company Eaton says its edge computing and distributed IT product portfolio is getting a boost after agreeing to acquire Tripp Lite, a supplier of power quality items like surge protectors and data centre enclosures.It’s also willing to pay $1.65 billion for the enhanced portfolio. The acquisition, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to close in mid-2021.“The acquisition of Tripp Lite will enhance the breadth of our edge computing and distributed IT product portfolio and expand our single-phase UPS business,” said Uday Yadav, president and chief operating officer, Electrical Sector, Eaton, in a Jan. 29 news release. “We look forward to welcoming Tripp Lite to the Eaton family.”Author: Alex Coop http://www.itwc.caEditorial director for IT World Canada and its sister publications, and former...