AWS Braket lets customers experiment with a range of quantum computing hardware

Venture Beat | Dec 2, 2019 at 6:15 PM
  • Announcements from Amazon’s re:Invent 2019 conference in Las Vegas this week are coming in at a steady clip, most recently several relating to the tech giant’s ongoing quantum computing efforts.
  • This afternoon, Amazon Web Services  (AWS) — Amazon’s cloud computing division — detailed three key initiatives as part its  plans to advance quantum computing tech: a fully managed service called Amazon Braket, a new academic partnership with Caltech, and a Customer Solutions Lab.
  • It’ll bring together Amazon researchers and engineers with academic institutions in quantum computing to develop more powerful quantum computing hardware and identify novel quantum applications.