On QKD industrialization

Lancho Lancho, Daniel and Martinez Mateo, Jesus and Martín Ayuso, Vicente and Dávila Muro, Jorge (2010). On QKD industrialization. In: "First International Conference, QuantumComm 2009", 26/10/2009 - 30/10/2009, Naples, Italy. ISBN 978-3-642-11730-5. pp. 297-302.


Title: On QKD industrialization
  • Lancho Lancho, Daniel
  • Martinez Mateo, Jesus
  • Martín Ayuso, Vicente
  • Dávila Muro, Jorge
Item Type: Presentation at Congress or Conference (Article)
Event Title: First International Conference, QuantumComm 2009
Event Dates: 26/10/2009 - 30/10/2009
Event Location: Naples, Italy
Title of Book: Quantum Communication and Quantum Networking
Date: 2010
ISBN: 978-3-642-11730-5
Volume: 36
Freetext Keywords: Quantum key distribution, Security assurance and standardization, Market requirements, Distribución cuántica de claves, Garantía de seguridad y estandarización, Necesidades del mercado.
Faculty: Facultad de Informática (UPM)
Department: Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos e Ingeniería del Software
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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During the 25 years of existence of the first protocol for Quantum Key Distribution, much has been said and expected of what came to be termed as Quantum Cryptography. After all this time, much progress has been done but also the reality check and analysis that naturally comes with maturity is underway. A new panorama is emerging, and the way in which the challenges imposed by market requirements are tackled will determine the fate of Quantum Cryptography. The present paper attempts to frame a reasonable view on the issues of the security and market requirements that QKD should achieve to become a marketable technology.

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Item ID: 19120
DC Identifier: https://oa.upm.es/19120/
OAI Identifier: oai:oa.upm.es:19120
Official URL: http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-642-11731-2_36
Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 18 Sep 2013 15:30
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2016 17:21
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