Russia’s Rostelecom Tests Quantum Encryption on 58-km Fiber Optic Line
(TelecomPaper) Russian national operator Rostelecom, in cooperation with the company InfoTex, have tested a prototype of the ViPNet Quandor product on the telecommunications network of the operator. The data transmission protection using quantum encryption was tested on a 58-km fibre-optic line of the operator connecting its M10 data centre in Moscow and a laboratory based in the Skolkovo technology park.
The ViPNet Quandor product from InfoTexis is focused on protecting data transferred over telecommunications links at up to 10 Gbps. The commercial launch of the product is expected by the end of this year.