French multi-national information technology company Atos and Brazilian non-profit institution SENAI CIMATEC are teaming together to form the Latin America Quantum Computing Center (LAQCC), a center of excellence for quantum computing dedicated to the business sector. The center will promote adoption of quantum technologies, provide training for workforce development and encourage scientific research. The center will include a unit of the Atos Quantum Learning Machine which is a special purpose simulation system that can simulate algorithms of up to 35 qubits. Additional details about this announcement can be found in the news release located on the Atos website here.

May 7, 2021