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Encryption
Entrust secures against quantum threats with latest offerings
Entrust has announced four new solutions aimed at helping organisations prepare for the security challenges presented by quantum computers.
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Ransomware
Quantum extends Veeam partnership in a bid to protect against ransomware
“Quantum continues to expand its partnership with us and we are pleased to add ActiveScale object storage to a select group of S3 targets that can provide robust ransomware protection for our joint customers."
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Symantec
Former Silver Peak, Symantec exec joins Quantum
Quantum Corp has announced the appointment of Rick Valentine as the company’s new senior vice president & chief customer officer, joining Quantum's executive leadership team. 
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Quantum
Sydney looks to become quantum hub for Australia
“The Academy will keep us at the forefront of quantum technology by developing the future employers, entrepreneurs and the workforce required to sustain the industry's growth.”
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Innovation
Quantum looks to solve the issue of unstructured data with latest releases
"We’re focusing our innovation on helping customers unlock the value in their video and unstructured data in new ways to solve their most pressing business challenges."
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Cloud
Quantum technology holds 'huge potential' in Australia - report
The emerging sector could create 16,000 jobs in Australia and generate over AU$4 billion in annual revenue in the next 20 years, according to CSIRO.
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Recruitment
Quantum names new channel chief
“Quantum is a very channel-centric company with a robust channel ecosystem, and our partners expect us to be predictable, transparent and engaging."
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Data
Quantum's board of directors recruits former Cisco CIO
IT firm Quantum has snapped up former Cisco veteran Rebecca Jacoby to serve on the company’s board of directors.
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Cloud
Intel takes next step toward taking quantum commercial
The new cryogenic control chip, code-named “Horse Ridge”, will enable control of multiple qubits and set a clear path toward scaling larger systems.
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Data Science
The dawn of a new age: Google cracks quantum supremacy
It’s the ‘eureka’ moment technologists and scientists have been yearning for.
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Partner Programme
Quantum enhances and updates global partner programme
The programme enhancements are designed to simplify and accelerate the way partners do business with Quantum.
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Hybrid Cloud
Quantum expands offerings with new line of distributed cloud services
“We’re seeing more customers who want the simplicity of cloud computing, but the performance and economics of on-premise storage."
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Cybersecurity
IXUP goes "post-quantum" with security tech upgrade
The secure analytics company has also partnered with Deloitte as a reseller, and launched a SaaS offering on Microsoft Azure.
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Surveillance
Quantum gets ready to showcase StorNext portfolio at Interpol World in Singapore
“Law enforcement professionals are facing the challenges created by more cameras, higher resolutions, and increasingly remote video camera locations."
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Quantum
Major video surveillance integrator in China becomes Quantum reseller
Uniview has agreed to become a Quantum value-added reseller and strategic alliance partner, in what will soon be the world's largest market.
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Cloud
Quantum looks to strengthen its partner ecosystem
“Quantum continues to expand its robust surveillance and security partner ecosystem by collaborating with the leading innovators in the VMS market."
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Cloud
Quantum cryptography is cyber security's new random weapon
A new research paper shows that quantum random number generation may be the next key to high-level encryption in the cyber security stakes.
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Malware
Quantum Computation: A cryptography armageddon?
A fairly surprising statement: all major cryptographic algorithms in use today are (virtually) broken!
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Quantum
Wellington's Factorial takes Quantum's top ANZ partner award
Factorial has scooped up the top ANZ Partner award at Quantum's regional awards, beating the competition to be named ANZ Partner of the Year.
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Cybersecurity
Aussie researchers make game-changing cyber security breakthrough
"This advance addresses the fundamental problem of single photon generation - promises to revolutionise research in the area."
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Cybersecurity
Cyber crime rife: The whole approach to security must change
“Although many threats loom, security professionals have an arsenal of new countermeasures. This year we start changing the playing field."
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Brocade
Quantum calls on Guy for increased local channel focus
Quantum appoints Greig Guy as ANZ channel manager, as it looks to ramp up local channel engagement.
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University of Otago
Kiwi scientists make breakthrough in quantum computer storage
Scientists at the Australian National University (ANU) and the University of Otago have achieved a major breakthrough in computer storage.
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3D
Quantum Dots are Coming, Here’s Why You Should Care
The pace of change never ceases to amaze me. Take TVs as a case in point. Only a few years ago the spam was flying thick and fast as consumer electronics firms launched new TV sets at CES.