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Deloitte's Scott Buchholz gives a primer on quantum computing

Part of the On Cloud Podcast series

Quantum computing is the next frontier for IT. And, although it's not quite ready for prime time, it's essential for organizations to understand its power and potential.

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Deloitte’s Scott Buchholz takes a deep dive into quantum computing

In this episode, Deloitte Managing Director Scott Buchholz dives into quantum computing. He explains how it works and how it differs from traditional computing. He also touches on risks and provides sample use cases. However, he cautions that quantum computing capabilities are still experimental and not yet production ready. Nonetheless, he strongly advises that companies educate themselves on quantum computing’s power and collaborate with their hyperscalers to plan for a quantum future.


Everybody should be spending time getting to understand what quantum computers might change in our organizations...and how we should think about getting ready for them.

Scott Buchholz is a managing director at Deloitte Consulting LLP. He helps clients use technology to transform their mission and business. Scott is the national emerging tech research director for Deloitte Consulting, helping companies explore quantum computing and related technologies.

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