Performing Quantum Computing Experiments in the Cloud

  title={Performing Quantum Computing Experiments in the Cloud},
  author={Simon J. Devitt},
  journal={Physical Review A},
  • S. Devitt
  • Published 18 May 2016
  • Computer Science, Physics
  • Physical Review A
Quantum computing technology has reached a second renaissance in the past five years. Increased interest from both the private and public sector combined with extraordinary theoretical and experimental progress has solidified this technology as a major advancement in the 21st century. As anticipated by many, the first realisation of quantum computing technology would occur over the cloud, with users logging onto dedicated hardware over the classical internet. Recently IBM has released the {\em… 

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