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Telecom Italia using live quantum computing on 4.5G and 5G networks

Tuesday 25 February 2020 | 14:23 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) said it's the first telecommunications operator in Europe to make use of the vast potential of quantum computing to plan its next generation mobile networks. In a statement, TIM said it teamed up with Canadian quantum computing company D-Wave to develop radio cell planning that ensures reliable, high performing mobile services. The partners optimised planning of radio cells within a QUBO (quadratic unconstrained binary optimisation) algorithmic model, carried out on D-Wave's 2000Q quantum computer.

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Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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