Airbus tells quantum-computing developers what it needs from the technology

Airbus tells quantum-computing developers what it needs from the technology

Airbus expects quantum computing to have major production, performance and efficiency benefits as the technology plays a role in its cybersecurity, aerospace and communications businesses. “We are users of quantum computing and intend to use it to deliver more powerful services and systems,” said Paolo Bianco, global research & technology cooperation manager for Airbus to […]
Cisco grabs ThousandEyes for network-intelligence technology

Cisco grabs ThousandEyes for network-intelligence technology

Cisco said it intends to acquire network intelligence software provider ThousandEyes for an undisclosed amount. Founded in 2010, the 400-employee ThousandEyes firm offers a cloud-based software package that analyzes performance of local and wide-area networks and the...
Go language use still anchored in technology companies

Go language use still anchored in technology companies

While the Google-developed Go (golang) language has branched out into industries such as finance and media, much of its usage remains concentrated in the technology industry itself, according to the Go Developer 2019 Survey. A report featuring results of the survey...
Cisco moves WiFi roaming technology to wireless broadband consortium

Cisco moves WiFi roaming technology to wireless broadband consortium

The Wireless Broadband Alliance has taken over development and promotion of Cisco’s OpenRoaming technology, which lets devices move between Wi-Fi and cellular networks such as LTE without interrupting service. OpenRoaming is built on the Passpoint (HotSpot 2.0)...