Paul Smith-Goodson, Patrick Moorhead

Google Dethrones NVIDIA With Split Results In Latest Artificial Intelligence Benchmarking Tests

Digital transformation is responsible for artificial intelligence workloads being created at an unprecedented scale. These workloads require corporations to collect and store mountains of data. Even as business intelligence is being extracted from current machine learning models, new data inflows are being used to create new models and update existing models.  Building AI models is …

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RESEARCH PAPER: HPE GreenLake For HPC Delivers An Innovative And Flexible Enterprise HPC/AI Solution

A decade ago, supercomputing was almost exclusively used by government and academic researchers to solve enormous and complex scientific problems. Today, the use of high-performance computing (HPC) has broadened significantly to include use by federal agencies and a growing number of industry segments. Combined with artificial intelligence, machine learning, data analytics, and other technologies—often deployed …

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Atom Computing Sets A World-Record Coherence Time For Neutral Atom Qubits

In 2018, Atom Computing used its initial seed funding of $5M to secretly begin building a proof-of-concept quantum platform equipped with 100 qubits. On the strength of its technology and increased investor confidence, Atom took in another $15M in Series A funding in mid-2021 plus three grants from the National Science Foundation. The Series A …

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Quantinuum Announces InQuanto – An Advanced Computational Chemistry Platform For Quantum Computers

Quantinuum was formed in 2021 by the merger of Honeywell Quantum Solutions (quantum hardware) and Cambridge Quantum Computing (quantum software). Quantinuum has released InQuanto, a python-based quantum chemical software platform that performs chemistry algorithms on current quantum hardware, following a series of previous announcements featuring a record quantum volume and an upgrade to Quantum NLP. InQuanto is …

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A Father’s Day Story: How A 1960s Astronaut Inspired His Son To Make Quantum Computing History Five Decades Later

As a technology analyst, I follow new research and developments for quantum computing, AI, and space. I usually write technical articles about those subjects, but this year I wanted to do something special for Father’s Day. This is a father and son story about space, dangerous polar expeditions, famous astronauts, famous science fiction writers, AI …

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IBM’s Newest Quantum Computing Roadmap Unveils Four New Quantum Processors And Future Plans For A Quantum Supercomputer

Last week IBM updated its quantum computing roadmap for the third time since the first one was published in 2020. In this roadmap, IBM has effectively introduced new and essential technologies at every layer of the stack. It has also provided new tools for kernel developers, algorithm developers, and model developers. These developments all require …

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IonQ And Hyundai Steer Its Partnership Toward Quantum Machine Learning To Recognize Traffic Signs And 3D Objects

Automobile manufacturers, suppliers, dealers, and service providers understand that quantum computing will eventually have a major impact on most every aspect of the industry. Daimler, Honda, Hyundai, Ford, BMW, Volkswagen, and Toyota all have some form of quantum evaluation program in place. Classic computers cannot solve many of the significant real-world problems because of computational …

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IBM Creates Significant Competitive Advantages With Qiskit Runtime Updates

IBM recently announced updates to Qiskit Runtime, its containerized quantum computing service, and programming model. Users can optimize workloads and efficiently execute them on quantum systems at scale with the service. Qiskit Runtime also makes it easier for non-physicists to interface and experiment with quantum computers by deploying complete programs rather than circuits. The new …

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IBM’s AutoAI Has The Smarts To Make Data Scientists A Lot More Productive – But What’s Scary Is That It’s Getting A Whole Lot Smarter

I recently had the opportunity to discuss current IBM artificial intelligence developments with Dr. Lisa Amini, an IBM Distinguished Engineer and the Director of IBM Research Cambridge, home to the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab. Dr. Amini was previously Director of Knowledge & Reasoning Research in the Cognitive Computing group at IBM’s TJ Watson Research Center …

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RESEARCH PAPER: Hybrid Cloud Is The Right Infrastructure For Scaling Enterprise AI

Most IT executives have a fundamental understanding of AI’s remarkable potential and capability. Unfortunately, that does not translate into a workable IT infrastructure strategy or an understanding of the differences between AI-optimized infrastructure, conventional IT, and cloud provisioning. You can download the paper by clicking on the logo below: Table Of Contents Synopsis Moving From …

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Quantinuum Enhances The World’s First Quantum Natural Language Processing Toolkit Making It Even More Powerful

Quantinuum is an integrated software-hardware quantum computing company that uses trapped-ion for its compute technology. It recently released a significant update to its Lambeq open-source Python library and toolkit, named after mathematician Joachim Lambek. Lambeq (spelled with a Q for quantum) is the first and only toolkit that converts sentences into quantum circuits using sentence …

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Can Quantum Battery Research Extend Electric Vehicle Range? IonQ And Hyundai Intend To Find Out

IonQ quantum computing and Hyundai Motor Company recently announced a partnership focused on using quantum computing to study lithium compounds and battery chemistry. The partnership combines IonQ’s quantum computing expertise with Hyundai’s lithium battery knowledge.  To better understand the project, I spoke with Dr. Jungsang Kim, IonQ’s Chief Technology Officer. Dr. Kim co-founded IonQ along with …

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Atom Computing Plans To Build A Bigger And Better High-Tech Quantum Computer With Its Latest $60 Million Series B Funding

Atom Computing, a quantum computing company headquartered in Berkeley, California, seems to be on the fast track for funding.  This week Atom announced it had secured $60M Series B round of financing led by Third Point Ventures. The round also included Prime Movers Lab and insiders Innovation Endeavors, Venrock, and Prelude Ventures. Atom was founded in 2018 …

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IBM Adds LG Electronics To Its Massive 170+ Member IBM Quantum Network

Since 2016, when IBM offered the first open access to an online 5-qubit quantum computer, it has been committed to accelerating and scaling the growth of the quantum computing ecosystem. Its commitment to the quantum ecosystem continues unabated today. Although large in scope and number of members, the IBM Quantum Network is only a small part of …

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Zapata Computing’s Global Survey Reveals Surprising Enterprise Plans And Expectations For Quantum Computing

Zapata Computing recently commissioned a comprehensive global survey designed to determine how enterprise plans to integrate quantum computing into business. Zapata Computing is a quantum software company that works with enterprise clients to build hardware-agnostic solutions for business problems that run on near-term quantum computers. Zapata is currently building software for chemistry, finance, logistics, pharmaceuticals, engineering, …

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The $10 Billion James Web Space Telescope Is Our New Time Machine

The James Web Space Telescope project has been plagued with problems, funding issues, and a long list of delays. The latest delay came today and pushed the launch date off to Christmas eve. Hopefully, in late December, its historic five to ten-year mission of scientific discovery will finally begin. The James Webb Space Telescope – …

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Amazon SageMaker – The Easiest Way To Build Artificial Intelligence Models Became Even Easier

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a significant force in the public cloud market. Every year it hosts AWS re:Invent, considered by users and analysts as one of the most important annual technical cloud conferences.  For the first time in several years, AWS re: Invent 2021 could either be attended live in Las Vegas or followed online. One of the conference’s main …

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Quantinuum: A New Quantum Computing Company Is Formed From Merger Of Honeywell Quantum Solutions And Cambridge Quantum

The anticipated merger of Honeywell Quantum Solutions (HQS) and Cambridge Quantum (CQ) has finally occurred. The two companies have merged under its new name: Quantinuum (pronounced Quan-tin-you-um), a blend of Quantum Continuum.  Honeywell Quantum Solutions (HQS) is a quantum hardware company that uses trapped-ions for quantum computing.  HQS was the brainchild of Darius Adamczyk, CEO of Honeywell. …

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IBM Rolls Out A Game-Changing 127-Qubit Quantum Computer That Redefines Scale, Quality, And Speed

IBM Quantum’s recent quantum computing announcement about its new 127-qubit quantum Eagle processor is an important milestone for the entire quantum ecosystem. The announcement was made in the timeframe forecasted by IBM’s September 2020 quantum technology roadmap.  The 127-qubit Eagle is important for several reasons: ·      It is the first quantum computer with 127 high-quality qubits, …

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Atom Computing: A Quantum Computing Startup That Believes It Can Ultimately Win The Qubit Race

Atom Computing describes itself as “a company obsessed with building the world’s most scalable quantum computers out of optically trapped neutral atoms.” The company recently revealed it had spent the past two years secretly building a quantum computer using Strontium atoms as its units of computation.  Headquartered in Berkeley, California, Benjamin Bloom and Jonathan King founded …

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