Arqit Logo…AUCloud, a provider of sovereign Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), and Arqit Quantum, a provider in quantum-safe encryption, announced general availability to the Asia Pacific region of the first Quantum Safe Symmetric Key Agreement Software…

…The service enables governments and enterprises to protect today against “Harvest Now, Decrypt Later” quantum computing attacks and greatly improve the security of a variety of IoT, defense and financial services applications… 

…This is a critical milestone for Australia’s capability, and is a demonstration of close collaboration promoted by the AUKUS trilateral security pact between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States, announced in late 2021…

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