Google I/O: Search giant expands its quantum computing ambitions with new center

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A Google quantum computer at the company's Santa Barbara research lab. Google has begun moving operations to a larger new campus that will eventually employ hundreds of researchers. Stephen Shankland/CNET Google has begun building a larger new quantum computing research center that will employ hundreds of people, the latest sign that the competition to turn these radical new machines into practical tools is growing more intense. It's in Santa Barbara, California, where Google's first quantum computing lab already employs dozens of researchers and engineers.Operations at the new Google Quantum AI campus, which have already begun with a few initial researchers, will give Google a greater role in...

QCI Expands Sales and Marketing Team to Accelerate Growth

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LEESBURG, Va., April 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quantum Computing Inc. (OTCQB: QUBT) (QCI), a leader in bridging the power of classical and quantum computing, has expanded its executive team with sales and marketing leaders that position the company for immediate and long-term growth. QCI named iconic tech sales leader, Dave Morris, as its chief revenue officer, and tech marketing veteran Rebel Brown as vice president of marketing. With these hires, the company plans to accelerate the integration of quantum into enterprise problem solving, an effort that’s already well underway. “It is extremely validating for QCI’s business model to attract such accomplished professionals leading our sales and marketing efforts,” said Robert Liscouski, CEO of QCI. “Both bring a wealth of experience with the world’s largest computing companies and...

DataBank Deal Expands Funding Options for Colocation, Edge Computing

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The exterior of the DataBank SLC5 data center on the comp[any's Granite Point campus in Bluffdale, Utah. (Image: DataBank) A recent financing by DataBank breaks new ground in funding data center growth, and may help colocation and edge computing companies raise money using strategies previously limited to huge hyperscale deals. DataBank raised $658 million through the sale of secured notes, a strategy that allows companies to borrow funds at a lower rate using pools of assets and cash flow as collateral. Previous secured notes have been backed by wholesale data...

PerkinElmer expands computing capabilities for biological drug discovery

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Through its propriority Signals ™ platform enables Interfaces with Geneious Prime and SnapGene software will help significantly reduce research cycle times and accelerate biologics and vaccine development PerkinElmer, Inc., has announced that its Signals ™ computing platform for documentation, workflow and decision making is expanding to take advantage of existing capabilities in the biological drug discovery area. This breakthrough comes from collaboration with Insightful Science, a software company focused on the global life sciences community. Through this alliance, pharmaceutical and academic research teams can unite the power of the PerkinElmer Signals ™ platform with leading solutions from Insightful Science's bioinformatics division. This includes the popular SnapGene and Geneious...