February 1, 2023

SIG and ID Quantique collaborate in QKD

Services Industriels de Genève (SIG), Geneva’s utility company (Switzerland), ID Quantique (IDQ), one of the leading company in quantum-safe security solutions, and ADVA, a provider in secure open optical networking solutions, announced today the implementation of the first quantum encrypted datacenter interconnection.

Long-term data security for SIG is made possible thanks to innovative, standard-based Layer 1 encryption with QKD provides the best security for data in motion. encryption and quantum key distribution solutions from ADVA and IDQ.

Working in partnership, ADVA and IDQ deliver secure data exchange with guaranteed confidentiality and authenticity.