Office of Science and Technology Policy
NIST quantum consortium gets steering committee to focus work
The committee comes two years into the Quantum Economic Development Consortium effort to build a QIS supply chain.
White House fills out its quantum advisory committee
Comprised of industry, university, federal lab, and agency experts, the body will meet at least twice a year to advise on quantum policy.
White House, Pentagon agree to fastest transfer of spectrum for commercial 5G use
A spectrum-sharing agreement with industry was developed in 15 weeks and could help domestic vendors challenge China's Huawei.
NSF to disburse $75M between 3 new quantum computing institutes
The National Science Foundation intends to make $75 million in targeted investments in research and development.
The US joined a global AI partnership for coronavirus recovery to stick it to China
Following the agreement, the White House COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium will begin sharing data and resources with other G-7 nations.
Argonne National Lab adds ‘AI supercomputer,’ boosting work of COVID-19 consortium
The NVIDIA DGX A100 cluster consists of 24 nodes for 120 petaflops of compute power, making it the fastest "AI supercomputer" at the consortium's disposal.