MoD acquires UK government's first quantum computer

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Orca Computing's quantum computer can operate at room temperature, unlike its peers that need freezing temperatures to keep their qubits cool
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Orca Computing's quantum computer can operate at room temperature, unlike its peers that need freezing temperatures to keep their qubits cool

The Ministry of Defence is working with British company Orca Computing to use a quantum computer that can operate at room temperatures.

The MoD will work with Orca to explore applications for quantum computing in the defence space. Quantum computers are capable of solving complex calculations much faster than traditional silicon...

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