IQM and Keysight Enter Memorandum of Understanding to Collaborate on On-premises Quantum Computing Solution

The agreement aims to explore the possibilities of developing a high-performance scientific computing solution

ESPOO, Finland, December 07, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IQM Quantum Computers (IQM), the European leader in the manufacture of superconducting quantum computers, and Keysight Technologiesa leading provider of advanced design and validation solutions with the goal of helping to accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, have signed a memorandum of understanding to conduct research on the development of a quantum computing solution enabling on-site high performance computing (HPC) operations.

This press release contains multimedia elements. See the full press release here:

IQM Quantum Computer Design (Graphic: Business Wire)

Through this collaboration, the two companies will leverage their respective expertise in quantum computing and control systems to explore the development of scalable on-site quantum computers that can enable scientists and researchers to exploit the potential of quantum computing for HPC applications.

This collaboration benefits from Keysight’s infrastructure expertise, including the world’s first all-digital Quantum Control System (QCS), Electronic Design Automation (EDA) workflow software ), as well as high-end quantum error diagnosis, mitigation, and compilation tools.

“Our goal is to provide our customers and potential users around the world with access to various solutions. This unique partnership with Keysight will allow us to create industry-leading on-premises quantum computing systems compatible with HPC applications,” said Dr. Peter Eder, Director of Partnerships at IQM Quantum Computers. “Building on our position as the European leader in superconductor quantum computing, we will continue to increase our expertise to advance industry solutions and grow this ecosystem. »

“We are thrilled to partner with IQM to deliver a cutting-edge on-premises quantum computing solution and create HPC science workflows,” said Dr. quantum engineering solutions (QES for Quantum Engineering Solutions). “Keysight’s highly skilled quantum computing team, global reach and track record of high-performance products, coupled with IQM’s reputation and accomplishments, make their collaboration essential to develop an on-premises quantum solution focused on scientific computing. »


About Keysight Technologies

Keysight provides advanced design and validation solutions that help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world. Keysight’s commitment to delivering solutions characterized by speed and accuracy extends to software-driven insights and analytics that enable faster time to market for tomorrow’s technology products at all stages of development, from design simulations, prototype validation, automated software testing, manufacturing analytics, and network performance optimization and visibility in cloud, enterprise, and service provider environments. Our customers are active in the global communications and industrial ecosystems, as well as in the automotive, aerospace and defense, energy, semiconductor and consumer electronics markets. Keysight generated $4.9 billion in revenue in fiscal 2021. For more information about Keysight Technologies (NYSE: KEYS), visit

About IQM Quantum Computers

IQM is the pan-European leader in the manufacture of quantum computers. IQM provides on-site quantum computers to supercomputing centers and research labs while providing full access to its hardware. IQM’s industrial customers gain a quantum advantage through a unique application-specific co-design approach. In Finland, IQM is developing the first commercial 54-qubit quantum computer with VTT. A consortium led by IQM (Q-Exa) is also working on the design of a quantum computer in Germany, which will be integrated with a CHP supercomputer to create a quantum accelerator for future scientific research. IQM has more than 200 employees and has offices in Paris, Madrid, Munich and Espoo.

The text of the press release resulting from a translation should in no way be considered official. The only authentic version of the press release is that of the press release in its original language. The translation will always have to be compared with the source text, which will set a precedent.

View the source version on


IQM press contact
Raghunath Koduvayur, Marketing and Communications Manager
Mobile phone: +358 50 4876509

Keysight Press Contact
Paul Erwin
+1 248-430-9075

We would love to thank the author of this article for this remarkable content

IQM and Keysight Enter Memorandum of Understanding to Collaborate on On-premises Quantum Computing Solution

Our social media profiles here and additional related pages here.