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Nov 2018 - Market Note - Doc # EMEA44404418

Microsoft Opens Quantum Materials Lab in Copenhagen: One Step Closer to Building a Scalable Quantum Computer

By: Carla ArendSenior Program Director, European Software, Francesca CiarlettaResearch Analyst, European Services, Philip CarnelleyAVP, European Software Group


This IDC Market Note reviews Microsoft's announcement of a new quantum materials laboratory in Copenhagen, Denmark, and places it in the context of Microsoft's overall strategy for quantum computing. This additional facility, in conjunction with the famous Niels Bohr Institute and DTU, brings Microsoft a significant step closer to its ambition to build a scalable and practical quantum computer.



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