Wall Street Journal: VW Nears Commercialization of ‘Quantum Routing’ Technique

Author: 
Sara Castellanos

(They used a D-Wave system for this work.)

"Volkswagen AG first experimented with a quantum computer about two years ago to see how the cutting-edge computing platform could optimize traffic in urban cities much faster than an ordinary, classical computer.

That research project now has evolved into a quantum computing-based traffic management system that could be offered as a commercial service from Volkswagen, says Martin Hofmann, Volkswagen’s chief information officer." 

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