Definition of yottabyte in English:


Line breaks: yotta|byte
Pronunciation: /ˈjɒtəbʌɪt
(abbreviation: Yb or YB)


  • A unit of information equal to one septillion (1024) or, strictly, 280 bytes.
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    • You're managing terabytes or petabytes or in our case we do yottabytes of storage.
    • We will soon describe storage in new terms such as zettabytes (1021 or 1,000 exabytes), and yottabytes (1024 or 1,000 zettabytes).
    • Roughly equal to about a septillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000) pages of text, numbers beyond Yottabytes haven't yet been named.

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