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- n. One septillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000) bytes. SI symbol: YB.
- n. 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176 bytes or 10248, or 280. This capacity may be expressed unambiguously as a yobibyte.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a unit of information equal to 1000 zettabytes or 10^24 bytes
- n. a unit of information equal to 1024 zebibytes or 2^80 bytes
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If the intervening space could keep quiet, it was yottabyte per minute capable.
"We will have to go to the yottabyte pretty soon".
And yet, one day we will look back at this figures and shrug, as we order a 4 yottabyte memory card to save a few hours of our life with our 5-senses brain impulse recording device.
Exabyte (1 billion gigabytes), zettabyte (1 billion terabytes) and yottabyte (1 quadrillion gigabytes).
The USA's National Security Agency is apparently building a mammoth datacentre to house its ever-growing automated surveillance data - up to one yottabyte of it.
: As we approach the zettabyte (and perhaps even yottabyte) age, can value really be extracted from the voluminous data that is now in existence?
As we approach the zettabyte (and perhaps even yottabyte) age, can value really be extracted from the voluminous data that is now in existence?
"yottabyte era", which is equal to one quadrillion gigabytes.