International Business Machines (IBM), also known as “Big Blue”, has been awarded nearly $750 million U.S. dollars by the Australian government. Quantum computing is ear-marked in the spending. Australia anticipates bringing artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain into the government’s fold. The quest is to be one of the top digital governments within the next ten years. This deal serves to reduce cost while speeding up the arrival of the Australian government’s digital transformation.

This report is found at The Maritime Executive…