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Company Overview of D-Wave Systems Inc.

Company Overview

D-Wave Systems Inc. designs and manufactures quantum computing and superconducting electronics. It offers D-Wave One system, a computing system that is designed for industrial problems encountered by Fortune 500 companies, government, and academia. The company also provides customer support, site preparation, site installation, training packages, and on-site engineer support services. D-Wave Systems Inc. was founded in 1999 and is based in Burnaby, Canada. The company has additional offices and R&D facilities in Palo Alto, California.

4401 Still Creek Drive

Suite 100

Burnaby, BC V5C 6G9

Canada

Founded in 1999

Phone:

604-630-1428

Fax:

604-630-1434

Key Executives for D-Wave Systems Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 54
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Co-Founder and Chief Scientist
Co-Founder and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer
Age: 61
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

D-Wave Systems Inc. Key Developments

D-Wave Systems Inc. Joins the NSF Center for Multicore Productivity Research

D-Wave Systems Inc. and the National Science Foundation Center for Multicore Productivity Research (CHMPR) announced that D-Wave is joining CHMPR to advance work in combined quantum and classical computing. CHMPR is an elite research consortium committed to addressing the productivity, performance and scalability challenges that come with meeting the demands for increasing computational standards. As a pioneer in the field of quantum computing, D-Wave will provide CHMPR with essential insights into their breakthrough research. CHMPR is recognized globally as the preeminent cooperative research organization for developing multicore architectures and open source tools to advance computing capabilities. CHMPR members are afforded the opportunity to foster closer relationships and collaborate with other leading research institutions, and have direct influence on the selection of cutting-edge research projects within the organization. Research focuses on improving multicore capabilities as well as the new applications made possible by new computing technology such as genetic algorithms for personalized medicine, natural disaster situation-aware assessments, human sensor networks and social media connectivity. The current CHMPR membership consists of a highly selective number of leading industry, government and university organizations. Members include D-Wave customers Lockheed Martin and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as well as IBM, LexisNexis, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Northrop Grumman Information Systems.

D-Wave Systems Inc. Presents at The Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2014, Feb-12-2014 04:40 PM

D-Wave Systems Inc. Presents at The Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference 2014, Feb-12-2014 04:40 PM. Venue: The Palace Hotel, 2 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, United States. Speakers: Vern Brownell, Chief Executive Officer and President.

D-Wave Systems Inc. Presents at Oppenheimer 16th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference, Aug-14-2013 02:25 PM

D-Wave Systems Inc. Presents at Oppenheimer 16th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference, Aug-14-2013 02:25 PM. Venue: The Four Seasons Hotel, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116, United States. Speakers: Vern Brownell, Chief Executive Officer and President.

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