In launching its own on-line service, the Berkeley-based upstart Rigetti aspires to be the Amazon of cloud-based quantum computing.
Quantum computing-which mobilizes the curious physics of subatomic scale-long appeared to be a technology of the far future, maybe decades away. But the sci-fi tech begins to market road sooner than was expected really a few years ago, due to new concluding on how to make use of its still-imperfect abilities. Along with behemoths like Google and IBM, Berkeley-based corporation Rigetti is making a proposal to grab the market. And it may–at the moment at least–be in the lead.
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