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Azure Quantum Network

A vibrant community of researchers, quantum thought leaders, academics, and solution partners working together to solve for a better future

Azure Quantum—solving for a better future

Become a part of the dynamic ecosystem of innovators and pioneers that is the Azure Quantum Network by expressing your interest in joining today.

Start exploring quantum hardware for free today with Azure Quantum credits. Whether you already use Azure Quantum, or are trying it for the first time, you now have access to $500 in credits to experiment with each of participating quantum hardware partners. Or apply for up to $10000 in credits to use on quantum hardware to explore new algorithms, investigate use cases, and experiment with leading hardware platforms.

Researchers and developers

Join the world’s leading talent in advancing the field of quantum research and progressing toward industrial-scale quantum computing. Apply for Azure Quantum credits to augment your experimentation with hands-on use of quantum hardware.

Researchers and developers working with Azure Quantum:

University of Copenhagen
Technical University of Denmark
Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia
Johns Hopkins University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paul Scherrer Institut
Purdue University
Radboud University
The University of Sydney
The Netherlands Organization for applied scientific research
Delft University of Technology
Eindhoven University of Technology
University of California, Santa Barbara

Thought leaders

Tap into the insights of the Azure Quantum Network to tackle real-world problems using high-performance hybrid systems and a rich set of quantum hardware.

Quantum thought leaders working with Microsoft:

Case Western Reserve University
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority
NatWest Group
Toyota Tsusho Corporation
Willis Towers Watson
Trimble Inc.
The Nature Conservancy
Ally Financial


Collaborate with the Azure Quantum Network to develop a quantum-ready workforce. Contact us for direct access to Azure Quantum curriculum and other resources for educators, and take advantage of the Azure Quantum credits program to create a hands-on learning environment. Students also get $500 in credits with participating partners to experiment with their quantum hardware offerings.

Universities teaching the Azure quantum curriculum:

Bar-Ilan University
Hogeschool van Amsterdam
Howard University
International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
Northeastern University
University of California, Los Angeles
University of KwaZulu-Natal
Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha
Universidad de Montevideo
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Washington
Washington State University

Solution partners

Become a solution partner to work with Microsoft to develop practical solutions and accelerate quantum computing adoption for your customers. Solution partners include system integrators and independent software vendors seeking Azure Quantum resources or guidance on industry or application opportunities.

Partners currently developing quantum solutions:

Cambridge Quantum Computing
Entropica Labs
HQS Quantum Simulations
Jij Inc.
Multiverse Computing
OTI Lumionics
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
QC Ware
Quantum Simulation Technologies, Inc.
Qu & Co BV
Qubit Engineering Inc.
Quantum Circuits Inc.
Quantum Native Systems
Solid State AI
Strangeworks Inc.
Zapata Computing

Global quantum coalitions and consortiums

The greatest challenges require the greatest partnerships to solve them. Microsoft is working with governments, scientific institutions, and public-private coalitions from around the world to advance scalable quantum computing. Nominate a coalition or consortium to join the network.

Global quantum computing partners:

Northwest Quantum Nexus
Quantum Algorithms Institute
Quantum Economic Development Consortium
Quantum Science Center
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