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IBM and Vodafone Join Forces in Exploration of Quantum Computing Technology and Quantum-Safe Cryptography
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IBM and Vodafone Join Forces in Exploration of Quantum Computing Technology and Quantum-Safe Cryptography

Vodafone partners with IBM to prepare for the quantum era of applications in telecommunications. IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today at the IBM Quantum Summit 2022 that Vodafone Group is collaborating with IBM on quantum-safe cybersecurity, and also joining the IBM Quantum Network, which will give the company cloud access to IBM's advanced quantum computing systems, as well as IBM's industry-leading quantum expertise. The multinational telecommunications company will work with IBM to help validate and progress potential quantum use cases in telecommunications. As part of this collaboration, Vodafone will explore quantum computing for a variety of telco use cases. The company will also advance their employees' skills in quantum technology through iterative prototyping led by IBM, as well as...
Blockchain as a resource; how the technology can bring about a new definition of Enterprise Resource Planning
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Blockchain as a resource; how the technology can bring about a new definition of Enterprise Resource Planning

As blockchain-based applications evolve it is believed that technology’s decentralised and distributed ledger protocol can help with enterprise resource planning (ERP), which refers to the integrated management of main business processes. According to Ultra Consultants, a business management consulting firm, business value addition of blockchain is expected to exceed $176 billion by 2025, and will go past $3.1 trillion by 2030. Insights from Fortune Business Insights, a market research-based company, showed that the global blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) market size stood at $1.90 billion in 2019 and has been projected to reach $24.94 billion by 2027, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 39.5%.  “Many companies use ERP systems to streamline their business processes. Blockchain a...