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Luxembourg sets up SES-led consortium to work on EU's quantum communication infrastructure

Wednesday 14 July 2021 | 12:04 CET | News
The government of Luxembourg has put in place a consortium that will contribute to the development of an ultra-secure form of encryption known as QKD (Quantum Key Distribution). This system will be used to transmit encryption keys through quantum communication channels on both terrestrial fibre-optic and space laser links. The consortium will work on the satellite-terrestrial infrastructure enabling QKD, as part of the wider EU-funded Quantum Communication Infrastructure (EuroQCI) project.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SES
Countries: Luxembourg
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