Inside Orca Computing: A Glimpse into Quantum Computing

EventNewsPortfolio21 March 2024

Welcome to an exclusive unveiling of Orca Computing’s pioneering advancements in quantum computing. 

Join us on this captivating exploration as we take you inside Orca’s cutting-edge facilities in London, where we had the privilege of witnessing their groundbreaking technology firsthand.

During our recent visit, our team was immersed in the visionary world of Orca Computing, led by CEO Richard Murray. Founded in 2019 as a spin-off from the University of Oxford, Orca Computing specializes in scalable photonics-based quantum computing, aimed at making quantum computing a practical reality.

About Quantonation

Quantonation is the first early-stage VC fund dedicated to deep physics and quantum technologies. Field such as high-performance computation, secure communications, drug design or ultra-precise sensing are now driven by innovation based on these disruptive technologies. Quantonation aims at supporting their transition into commercially available products. Quantonation is headquartered in Paris, France, and in Boston, USA, with investments in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. 

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About Orca Computing

ORCA Computing, headquartered in London, UK with offices in the United States and Canada, is a leading developer and provider of full-stack photonic quantum computing systems. Established in 2019 and originating from the University of Oxford, the company provides an innovative approach to photonic quantum computing. Anchored in a modular optical fiber-based architecture, ORCA’s proprietary methods of manipulating the time, frequency and switching of single photons paves the way for quantum computing using significantly fewer components. ORCA Computing has successfully delivered numerous on-premises quantum computers to leading customers including the UK Ministry of Defense and the Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center.

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