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    Introducing the Revolutionary EPB Quantum Network: Unlocking the Power of Quantum Technology

    ByThemba Hadebe

    Nov 17, 2023
    Introducing the Revolutionary EPB Quantum Network: Unlocking the Power of Quantum Technology

    EPB, in collaboration with Qubitekk and Aliro Quantum, is thrilled to announce the grand opening of the EPB Quantum Network. This cutting-edge network has now become available to customers, offering an unparalleled level of flexibility through its revolutionary software configuration capability.

    Witness the advent of quantum networking, as the EPB Quantum Network paves the way for a new era of technological possibilities. With a total of 216 dedicated and managed dark fibers, the network boasts an impressive capacity for 10 quantum interconnected nodes. Spanning across downtown Chattanooga and leveraging a separate 9000-mile fiber optic network, scalability is taken to new heights.

    Designed to cater to the diverse needs of both commercial and non-commercial entities, the EPB Quantum Network provides a unique platform for testing applications, developing groundbreaking products, assessing equipment performance, and exploring the full potential of quantum networking technology.

    Customers have the option to utilize state-of-the-art hardware components, including photon sources and photon detectors, either sourced from the EPB Quantum Network partners or brought in from their own resources. However, what truly sets this network apart is the availability of the extraordinary AliroNetTM software from Aliro Quantum. Boasting a user-friendly graphical interface, this software empowers customers to configure and control network operations seamlessly.

    The EPB Quantum Network and its partners take immense pride in providing a level of flexibility that is unparalleled in the realm of quantum networks. This distinctive feature positions the network at the forefront of innovation, propelling it far ahead of its counterparts.

    To learn more about this revolutionary network, please refer to the press release here and indulge in an informative promotional video on YouTube here. For additional details and pricing information, visit the official network webpage here.


    What is the EPB Quantum Network?

    The EPB Quantum Network is a groundbreaking network that harnesses the power of quantum technology. It provides customers with an unprecedented level of flexibility through its software configuration capability. With 216 dedicated fibers and the ability to connect 10 quantum nodes, the network enables users to test applications, develop products, assess equipment performance, and explore the potential of quantum networking technology.

    How is the EPB Quantum Network unique?

    The EPB Quantum Network stands out from other quantum networks due to its exceptional flexibility. Customers can utilize their own hardware components or choose from the selection available through network partners. Furthermore, the network offers the AliroNetTM software, which allows users to configure and control network operations effortlessly.

    Who can benefit from the EPB Quantum Network?

    Both commercial and non-commercial organizations can benefit from the EPB Quantum Network. It serves as a platform for innovation, enabling businesses to test applications, develop new products, and optimize their utilization of quantum networking technology.