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Nine more countries join initiative to explore quantum communication for Europe

Wednesday 4 December 2019 | 12:03 CET | News
Croatia, Cyprus, Greece, France, Lithuania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Finland agreed to work with ten other EU countries towards the development of a quantum communication infrastructure (QCI) across Europe. The QCI would be made up of two elements: one based on earth, making use of existing fibre communication networks linking strategic sites throughout the EU, and the other based in space, to enable coverage of long distances across the EU and other continents.

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Categories: Fixed / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: European Commission / European Space Agency
Countries: Europe
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