News & Events


Centauris Encryption Product Updates

As part of our continued commitment to provide tried and tested high-assurance offerings, we are pleased to announce that FIPS 140-2 Level 3 & Common Criteria EAL2+ certifications have been achieved for the first time on the Centauris CN8000 Multilink Encryptor platforms.

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ID Quantique Joins the Quantum Space Race

ID Quantique SA (IDQ) today announced that it has joined the quantum space race. After having launched the first ground-based commercial Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) system a decade ago based on optical fibers, IDQ now hopes within a few years to offer a new

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Quantum Technology is Here, There and Everywhere

Quantum technology is beginning to come into its own. In a recent technology quarterly article, The Economist writes “After decades as laboratory curiosities, some of quantum physics’ oddest effects are beginning to be put to use”.

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Quantum World Association Announced At MWC

With the vision to bring together players in the field of quantum technologies and services, a group of leading companies has decided to found the Quantum World Association, a not-for-profit organization based in Barcelona.

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ID900 Time Controller: How does it work?

Science never stands still, it is constantly evolving. So too are your needs. With the introduction of the new ID900 Time Controller, we begin a new age of transformative technologies that evolve alongside your changing needs.

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ID Quantique UK begins LIDAR development project

LIDAR is receiving renewed interest, as it plays an important role in emerging technologies such as self-driving vehicles, clean energy and environmental monitoring. ID Quantique is a leading manufacturer of single-photon detectors for infrared wavelengths, which have a number of advantages for LIDAR: infrared

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QuEST: Quantum Era Security Times May 2017

This month we feature a synopsis of John Costello's report on Chinese Efforts in Quantum Information Science and we highlight an article in the fourth KPN European Cyber Security Perspectives Report co-authored by IDQ's Kelly Richdale & Bruno Huttner.

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Single-Photon Systems News June 2017

We are very excited to announce the launch of the new ID900 Time Controller boasting 20ps precision in this edition and a save-the-date for the 10th anniversary of our annual Winter School.

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A Review of ICMC 2017

International Cryptographic Module Conference (ICMC) 2017 The ICMC 2017 took place in May in Washington DC (for more about ICMC, visit For the first time in the history of the conference, an entire track was dedicated to Quantum-Safe Cryptography. At previous conferences, time

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Winter School, Les Diablerets, 20 – 26 January 2018

Make sure you reserve your seat at the 10th anniversary of the ID Quantique Winter School which will be held at the Swiss ski resort Les Diablerets from the 20th-26th January 2018. The theme for this year is The Coming-of-Age of Quantum Cybersecurity.

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