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New machines, new possibilities

September 12, 2022 20-MINUTE READ

RESEARCH REPORT

In brief

Federal Technology Vision 2022: Computing the Impossible

Agencies are optimistic about next-gen computing

68%

Quantum computing

55%

High-performance computing

18%

Bio-inspired computing

Quantum computing

Chief Technology Officer – Accenture Federal Services


Chris Hagner

Managing Director – Accenture Federal Services, National Security Portfolio, Technical Innovation and Engagement Lead


Justin Shirk

Managing Director – Accenture Federal Services, National Security Portfolio


Mimi Whitehouse

Senior Manager – Accenture Federal Services, Emerging Technology


Garland Garris

Senior Manager – Accenture Federal Services, Post-Quantum Cryptography Lead


Mary Lou Hall

Senior Manager – Accenture Federal Services – Chief Data Scientist, Defense Portfolio


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High-performance computing

Biocomputing

Bio-inspired computing

Analysis

97%

of U.S. federal executives agree that their organization is pivoting in response to the unprecedented computational power that is becoming available

The global race to quantum

Optimism in next-gen computing’s potential

100%

Quantum

99%

High-performance computing

54%

Bio-inspired computing

Federal use cases for quantum

HPCs assist many federal mission activities

Biocompute brings energy efficiency and speed to mission computing

97%

of U.S. federal executives agree that their organization’s long-term success will depend on the next-generation computing they leverage to solve the seemingly unsolvable problems not addressable by classical computing

68%

of U.S. federal executives believe that next-generation computing has the potential to destroy their organization’s current business model

Conclusion

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