White Paper: Quantum Safe Framework

An Intra and Inter-agency Guide to Being Quantum Ready

ATARC Quantum Working Group

July 2021

Quantum computing technology supports numerous applications beneficial to the Federal Government. The aim of this paper is to help outline quantum technology history, its goals and objectives, potential and risks. It places a specific focus on ‘quantum readiness plan’ discussing theĀ  transition to a quantum safe status across the government footprint.

This White Paper was prepared by the ATARC Quantum Working Group members, and is intended to be a helpful guidance relating to quantum readiness.