How Germany is approaching quantum computing

Dusseldorf Until now, the world of quantum computing seemed to be ordered in binary form. The US on one side, China on the other. Both countries regularly report new breakthroughs in quantum computing development. In the future, their computers should be able to solve problems that high-performance computers fail to solve. In Europe, on the … Read more

Summer is a rollercoaster for the Tesla founder

Dusseldorf Is Elon Musk coming or not? That’s the question analysts and investors are currently asking: Will Tesla’s boss personally announce the company’s quarterly results on Wednesday after the US market closes? Musk actually doesn’t want to do that anymore, as he announced last summer. But the 51-year-old kept his decision for only a quarter … Read more

Tomorrow compact: Today with Apple, Fraport and IBM | 07/19/22

The most important news of the day in a quick overview. Today with Apple, Fraport and IBM FRAPORT chief Stefan Schulte also expects problems at German airports in the coming weeks. “The summer will remain difficult,” he told Mannheimer Morgen. It underestimated how many people they had to catch if they wanted to travel again. … Read more

The start-up receives 4.6 million euros

Garching In Munich, hope is growing for a new key technology from Germany. Quantum computing start-up Planqc, which was only founded in April, has raised €4.6 million from venture capitalists in a funding round. The founding team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute wants to develop a quantum computer based on leading German research. … Read more

The start-up receives 4.6 million euros

Garching In Munich, there is growing hope for a new core technology from Germany. Launched in April, Planqc Quantum Computer start-up raised € 4.6 million from venture capitalists in one round of financing. The founding team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute wants to develop a quantum computer based on top German research. Almost … Read more

Quantum boss Florian Neukart moves to start-up Terra Quantum

Düsseldorf From a big start-up company: Florian Neukart, head of Volkswagen’s quantum computing division, moves to Markus Pflitsch’s Terra Quantum. Neukart is leading the product in the young Austro-Swiss start-up that wants to offer commercially viable solutions for large companies using quantum computer technology. The change is remarkable. Neukart is one of the most comprehensive … Read more

What companies need to know about quantum computers today

Las Vegas Simone Severini’s career is a bit like that of the first quantum computers. The physicist matured for decades in research laboratories at universities in Shanghai, Cambridge and California. Recently switched to the private sector. Today, as head of AWS Quantum Computing, Amazon’s subsidiary in the cloud, he is leading the commercialization of a … Read more

Five unicorn founders are investing in software startups

Munich The list of investors in the software company Remberg is similar to who is who of the German fledgling scene. Following the final round of funding, five billionaire start-ups are among the group of investors, including Personio boss Hanno Renner and Celonis founder Bastian Nominacher. “It is a reassuring feeling when successful founders are … Read more

Amazon gets new competition: Oracle strengthens its cloud business

Düsseldorf Larry Ellison is notorious for mocking competition. The founder of Oracle, who despite his 77 years as head of technology is still heavily involved in day-to-day business, prefers to succeed against SAP’s eternal rival. When it presented the quarterly data in September, however, it was even more concerned with Google. An analyst from market … Read more