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  • n. A unit of information or storage equal to 1015 bits

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a unit of information equal to 1000 terabits or 10^15 bits


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  • One endurance test ran continuously for 48 hours and transferred over 1,000 terabits (1 petabit) of user data between 96 FTP client machines and the single FTP server.

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  • He challenged the panel to deliver 10 million simultaneous streams at 10 Mbps. Of course that would require smart technology: no single pipe on earth can handle a 100 petabit stream.

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