Press Releases

BT and Toshiba install UK’s first quantum-secure industrial network between key UK smart production facilities

The 6km network uses Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) to ensure ultra-secure data transmission between the National Composites Centre (NCC) and the Centre for Modelling and Simulation (CFMS) in Bristol

1 October 2020



UK organisations join pilot project to build the most secure communication infrastructure in Europe

Published 2 September 2019

Toshiba Research Europe Ltd (TREL), BT, the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and the University of Cambridge, today announce that they will join the OPENQKD pilot project to install a test quantum communication infrastructure across Europe.



Toshiba Redefines the Limit of Intercity Secure Communications

Published 2 May 2018

Twin-Field QKD allows secure quantum key distribution over 500 km of optical fibre.



BT and Toshiba Launch UK’s First Quantum Security Showcase

Published 13 October 2016

BT and Toshiba today opened the UK’s first secure quantum communication showcase at BT’s research and development centre in Ipswich.