[ US /ˌtɛɹəˈbaɪt/ ]
  1. a unit of information equal to 1024 gibibytes or 2^40 (1,099,511,627,776) bytes
  2. a unit of information equal to 1000 gigabytes or 10^12 (1,000,000,000,000) bytes
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How To Use terabyte In A Sentence

  • LSST, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, is an 8.4-meter telescope with a 3,200 megapixel camera, 30 terabytes of data per night, and when the survey is over, the archive will hold 60 petabytes—“peta-” means “quadrillion.” A Grand and Bold Thing
  • He said the latest terascale supercomputing system has several hundred gigaflops of sustained power on internationally accepted benchmarks and storage of over 10 terabytes.
  • How do you analyze terabytes of data – whether it it clickstream logs, financial transactions, call data records, or retail purchases? Hadoop-Focused Startup Cloudera Raises $5 Million
  • One terabyte is about 1,000 gigabytes, and most people probably cannot shoot enough digital photos within the next 10 years to fill that kind of space.
  • As data requirements scale into hundreds of terabytes or petabytes, and vast amounts of corporate data must be maintained and archived, the role of tape may change, but the need for tape will not.
  • A ‘Supercomputer Room’, chilled by strong air-conditioners awaits the arrival ‘soon’, through a soft loan, of an estimated US $19.5 million terabyte cruncher.
  • All it means is that the source of competitive advantage from technology is not in terabytes or gigaflops any more.
  • In disk storage, one terabyte is equal to how many gigabytes? Times, Sunday Times
  • But in one day I have rediscovered the world inside my own terabyte which is closer to two right about now. Cobb
  • But I already have plenty of storage (hey, the box comes with half a terabyte, which is more than I'll need for photo and music files for a very long time). MSDN Blogs
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