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The Next Wave Podcast

The Next Wave Podcast

Interested in the future of Internet technology? Join us each week as we talk about the latest news and trends in AI, blockchain, IoT, and cloud with founders and innovators building the next wave. We cover the rise of the fourth platform that will serve billions of connected people, apps, and devices in the age of IoT. Along the way, we interview leaders and executives at some of today’s top technology firms, who share their real-world experiences from the practitioner’s point of view. About our hosts: Dean Nelson is the founder of Infrastructure Masons and CEO of Virtual Power Systems. Previously, he was head of Uber Compute. Dean's an expert in IT and hyperscale infrastructure who's led over $10B in datacenter projects in 9 countries. James Thomason is the CTO of EDJX and President of Rave Media. He was formerly CTO of Cloud at Dell. He's a repeat Silicon Valley technology expert and entrepreneur with over $1B in career exits across 14 startups. Brad Kirby is the COO of EDJX and is a CPA with deep fintech experience gained through various roles over his 15 year career, split between Deloitte and Brookfield prior to EDJX.
Ep 52: News Roundup - Meta, Broadband, Bitcoin Tax, NSO, Google, Tencent, and moreEp 51: Matt Johnson, CEO of QC Ware, on Quantum Computing
This week we have as our guest Matt Johnson, CEO and Co-founder of QC Ware. QC Ware focuses on Enterprise Software and Services for Quantum Computing with offices in Palo Alto and Paris, and soon, Tokyo. With one of the largest teams of quantum algorithm experts QC Ware strives to make quantum computing easily accessible by classically-trained data scientists and to offer performance speed-ups on near term hardware. Enterprise customers include Airbus, BMW Group, Goldman Sachs, Roche, and Total. Partners include AWS, D-Wave, IBM Quantum Computing, IonQ, Microsoft, and Rigetti. Matt as CEO of QC Ware also started and hosts annually the industry conference for Quantum Computing, Q2B, which happens every December, and each year includes the top industry and academic speakers and companies, including theoretical computer scientist Scott Aarronson, based at UT Austin, and John Preskill, Richard P. Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology, who coined the term Quantum Supremacy. Register here for the Q2B conference, happening in-person at the Santa Clara Convention Center December 7-9, 2021: https://q2b.qcware.com/Matt is extremely impressive with a very diverse background - he was formerly a partner at Apollo Management based in London and prior to that a managing director at Credit Suisse. Matt holds a BS from the US Air Force Academy and an MBA from Wharton. He also completed a solo crossing of the English Channel and remains an avid swimmer.
Nov 20 2021
57 mins
Ep 50: Dave Perrill, CEO, Compute North - Colocation for Cryptocurrency MiningEp 49: Kristen Buchanan, CEO of EdifyEp 48: Eddie Schutter, CTO of SwitchEp 47: News Roundup - Apple, China, Covid Tech, Artificial IntelligenceEp 46:  News Roundup - Big Tech, Big Hacks, Big Brother, Big DealsEp 45: News Roundup - Microsoft’s Secret Cloud, Tesla Robot, Big Tech Summoned to D.C.Ep 44: Latest News - Apple's Big Brother Program, Huawei Backdoors, SpaceX and Swarm, NVidia and IoTEp 43:  Joshua Schechter, Director of Cognitive Delivery and Implementation at Amelia, an IPSoft CompanyEp 42: News roundup - Pegasus iPhone Hack, FCC vs SpaceX on Broadband Subsidies, US Accuses China of Cyberattacks, Bezos in Space, UFOs in South CarolinaEp 41:  News roundup - DRT enters India Market, 5G and Infrastructure, ATT & Boingo, Remote Work, Branson & Wally FunkEp 40:  Sean McCullough, Head of Engineering for Atlassian’s CompassEp 39: News roundup - Big Tech wins again, Big Gov making moves, even bigger ransomware attacks, while Bezos gets ready to blast offEp 38: Mark Thiele, CEO of Edgevana on Edge ComputingEp 37: News roundup - ransomware attacks, meat, the Russians, Amazon abandons arbitration, supersonic planes, and baby chickensEp 36: Ryan Noon, CEO of Material Security, on email security, Colonial Pipeline attack, recent hacks, and moreEp 35: Mark Egan, Former CIO of VMWare & Symantec on InfoSec, Transformation, Education, and Hiring TalentEp 34: News Roundup - Amazon and CCP - USPS Spying - Apple Antitrust - Nvidia and Arm - Parler - MoreEp 33: Chris Ciabarra, CTO Athena Security, on AI for Gun Detection, Covid19 Tracing, UFOs, and more

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