April 15, 2024

Europen cloud supplier OVHcloud recentlybrought collectively the European Quantum ecosystem in Croix France to inaugurate the commissioning of the primary Quantum laptop accessible from a European Cloud service supplier.

At a time when European’s international locations specific a rising aspiration in spearheading innovation, regaining management over their future, preserving sovereignty and upholding their values, OVHcloud says it understands the significance of investing in state-of-the-art options to assist Europe’s strategical autonomy.

In presence of Sylvie Retailleau, Minister of Greater Schooling and Analysis, Marina Ferrari, Secretary of State for Digital Affairs, and Thomas Skordas, Deputy Director-Normal DG CNECT at European Fee, the occasion celebrated the commissioning of Quandela MosaiQ Quantum Laptop at OVHcloud’s amenities hinting at what the way forward for innovation in Europe might seem like, leveraging skills and applied sciences accessible domestically.

Paving the best way for the way forward for cloud computing with Quantum

Demonstrating dedication in direction of innovation, OVHcloud bought the Quandela Quantum laptop in March 2023, sending a transparent message of assist to the entire Quantum ecosystem by means of France’s “Select French Tech” program. The Group is dedicated to growing and selling a sturdy ecosystem of gamers united by the identical values of innovation, knowledge safety and openness. The MosaiQ system was the primary Quandela laptop to ship from the manufacturing facility, was delivered to the datacenter on the finish of 2023 and has now been arrange and configured accordingly. At present, it is among the few Quantum computer systems at present accessible within the cloud.

Sylvie Retailleau, Minister of Greater Schooling and Analysis, mentioned: “Via the acquisition of the MosaiQ quantum laptop developed by the French start-up Quandela, the French firm OVHcloud illustrates the strengthening of our digital sovereignty. It embodies the dynamism of our quantum analysis ecosystem. OVHcloud’s strategy is outstanding, on the chopping fringe of expertise and innovation, and also will profit chosen French increased schooling and analysis institutions to profit from computing hours.”

The MosaiQ system is among the first of its type and makes use of beams of lights because of photonics ideas to run quantum purposes. OVHcloud is now main the best way for European organisations to spend money on Quantum expertise, which could be utilized in areas together with optimization, simulation and safety. The Group goals to make use of the Quantum compute energy for its inner analysis and improvement efforts to advance new safety methods, take a look at new ideas and additional lay down the groundwork for tomorrow’s European applied sciences for use by industrial gamers. Quantum computing is anticipated to supply options to unsolvable issues within the fields of cryptography, simulation of recent medicines or complicated molecular methods in addition to optimization of transport and logistics.

Marina Ferrari, Secretary of State for Digital Affairs, mentioned: “With the inauguration of this laptop, quantum computing shall be extra accessible and nearer: our companies should seize MosaiQ to speed up their calculations and exploit its full potential. It’s because of the innovation and boldness of cloud suppliers reminiscent of OVHcloud and startups like Quandela that our nation will be capable of consolidate its place as European chief in quantum applied sciences in an more and more aggressive international ecosystem.”

Niccolo Somaschi, co-founder and CEO Quandela, mentioned: “We’re extraordinarily proud that the primary quantum laptop manufactured in our manufacturing facility is now put in in one in every of OVHcloud datacenters and related to their cloud. It’s a significant step to develop use of our applied sciences inside the European quantum and analysis communities. It confirms each our ambitions and our dedication to democratize entry to quantum compute for the trade, analysis and the entire educational group to be able to construct a robust European ecosystem.”

Granting Universities entry to Quantum Computing by means of the Cloud

OVHcloud is proud to announce an academic program to grant choose college students from increased schooling establishments and universities, together with the members of the QuanTEdu-France consortium reminiscent of Telecom Paris. Consequently, after reviewing their purposes, college students will get free entry, by means of the Cloud, to OVHcloud’s Quandela QPU. College students will get 80 hours of entry to the Group’s unmatched lineup of Quantum notebooks together with Alice & Bob, C12, Eviden, Pasqal and Quandela notebooks.

Via this new academic program, that was praised by Bettina Stark-Watzinger, German Federal Minister of Schooling and Analysis, the Group is actively contributing to the event of skills and skillsets at a European degree. It affords college students distinctive and groundbreaking expertise to assist develop European software program for brand new use circumstances and new challenges.

Michel Paulin, CEO OVHcloud, mentioned: “We’re satisfied that Quantum is a expertise for the longer term and we now have proven unwavering assist to make sure Europe doesn’t miss the subsequent technological revolution. With the arrival of this primary Quantum Laptop in our datacenter we’re happy to make it accessible to college students by means of the cloud, sending a transparent sign of assist to the broader ecosystem, enjoying our half in strengthening Europe’s strategic and technological autonomy.”

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