Telekom Innovation Pool (TIP), a strategic investment fund advised by Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners (DTCP), announces the investment in ID Quantique, joining existing investor South Korea Telecom (SK Telecom).
SKT will apply IDQ’s quantum cryptography in 2019. The company has said it will launch 5G services at 00:00, December 1, 2018 in central areas of Seoul, Seoul Metropolitan Area and six metropolitan cities and plans to expand its 5G service coverage to 85 cities nationwide by September 2019.
A collaboration between The Quantum Technologies Group at the University of Geneva, ID Quantique and Corning Incorporated has yielded a successful test of Quantum Key Distribution over a new record of 421 km.
We are proud to be recognised as an Innovator at SINET 16 for our continuing efforts to secure IoT devices against the threats posed in today’s threat landscape and, more importantly, tomorrow’s post-quantum environment.
ID Quantique SA (IDQ) today announced a strategic investment plan from Deutsche Telekom, the German telecom giant. The investment is part of a joint agreement between SK Telecom, a majority investor in IDQ, and Deutsche Telekom to strengthen their competitiveness in 5G and offer specialised highly...