RBS NatWest and Fujitsu have partnered to resolve issues in efficiency demand at the Bank. Fujitsu's Digital Annealer hardware is providing “quantum-inspired” computing power, allowing tasks to be executed at 300 times the speed of a traditional computer.
The Fujitsu Digital Annealer has a wide range of uses within manufacturing, such as route optimization, factory storage and scheduling; all of which leading to huge improvements in operational efficiency. Read more here
“For the first time, we have the hardware and software necessary to apply our work to industry scale problems, and we look forward to seeing the far-reaching implications of the advancements enabled by these early collaborations”