LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arqit Quantum Inc. (“Arqit”), a frontrunner in quantum encryption expertise and Juniper Networks, a frontrunner in safe, AI-driven networks, have signed a ‘Know-how Alliance Associate Join’ settlement to discover community safety expertise that may shield towards quantum safety threats.
Cyber-attackers frequently goal networks to disrupt enterprise operations. Arqit and Juniper will discover how community suppliers can apply quantum safe key-exchange mechanisms to restrict interruptions and enhance enterprise resiliency. The growing use of software-defined networking, and the power to dynamically provision networks, together with safer cryptographic key exchanges, provides community suppliers the chance to offer stronger, extra lively authentication of gadgets to safe organisations’ information from even a quantum assault.
Commenting on the partnership, Domenico Di Mola, Vice President of Engineering at Juniper Networks stated: “Quantum encryption is a promising expertise to assist make networks safer towards threats now and into the longer term, and we’re thrilled to be working with Arqit on these new improvements.”
Arqit Founder, Chairman and CEO David Williams stated: “We’re delighted to accomplice with Juniper to exhibit how QuantumCloud™ can deal with the quantum safety threats to networks and make networking expertise safer and safer. Juniper’s mission to offer safe networking makes this partnership a pure match for Arqit and our applied sciences.”
Beneath the ‘Know-how Alliance Associate Join’ settlement, Juniper and Arqit will work collectively to discover and check the applying of quantum safety applied sciences, together with Arqit’s revolutionary platform QuantumCloud™, to networks.
Arqit provides a singular quantum encryption Platform-as-a-Service which makes the communications hyperlinks of any networked gadget safe towards present and future types of assault – even from a quantum pc. Arqit’s product, QuantumCloud™, permits any gadget to obtain a light-weight software program agent of lower than 200 traces of code, which might create encryption keys in partnership with every other gadget. The keys are computationally safe, one-time use and 0 belief. QuantumCloud™ can create limitless volumes of keys in limitless group sizes and might regulate the safe entrance and exit of a tool in a bunch. The addressable marketplace for QuantumCloud™ is each related gadget.
On 7 September 2021, Arqit accomplished its enterprise mixture with Centricus Acquisition Corp. (“Centricus”) a particular goal acquisition firm. The mixed firm has retained the identify Arqit Quantum Inc. Arqit trades on Nasdaq underneath the ticker symbols “ARQQ” and “ARQQW”.
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