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OpenQKD presentation

April 9th, 2021|

OPENQKD presentation will be held at the EPIC Online Quantum Technology Meeting on Implementing Secure Strategies for Past, Present & Future Communications 9 April 2021 15:00 – 17:00 CEST.

The Medical Data Protection use case is online.

December 10th, 2020|

The use case ‘Medical Data Protection Graz’ for quantum key distribution (QKD) is successfully proving the highest possible protection of the most sensitive data imaginable, medical records. Together with the Medical University Graz, the Hospital (Landeskrankenhaus) Graz II, fragmentiX and its partners managed to successfully set up the QKD and encryption hardware.

Europe News

First intergovernmental quantum communication

August 6th, 2021|

The University of Trieste and the National Institute of Optics of the CNR gave the first public demonstration of an intergovernmental quantum communication: during the G20 in Trieste, an encrypted audio-video communication was established with Slovenia and Croatia using quantum technology.

OPENQKD at GÉANT infoshare.

March 24th, 2021|

OPENQKD and its partners were present at GÉANT Infoshare: Quantum Key Distribution - Practical Implementations, Challenges, R&E Use Cases and Standardisation outlook. The infoshare and recording can be accessed at GÉANT website.

QCrypt 2020 online

August 10th, 2020|

As every year Qcrypt will open its door in mid of summer. In 2020 it was shifted from Amsterdam to the online space. Watch out for the YouTube-channel!

Global News

Toshiba announces breakthrough in long distance quantum communication.

June 9th, 2021|

The Cambridge Research Laboratory of Toshiba Europe announced on June 8th the first demonstration of quantum communications over optical fibres exceeding 600 km in length. Thi solution will bring step closer long distance quantum-secured information transfer between metropolitan areas and is a major advance towards building the future Quantum Internet.

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