brontobyte


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brontobyte

(ˈbrɒntəʊˌbaɪt)
n
(Units) computing not standard 1027 or 290 bytes
[C21: probably from brontosaurus]
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For example, it says a brontobyte, "the size of the digital universe tomorrow," equates to 1,000 yottabytes (1 quadrillion gigabytes).
The group cites forecasts that we will be acquiring brontobytes (1027 bytes) of sensor-derived data in the 2020s.
com/2009/11/01/nsa-to-store-yottabytes-of-surveil lance-data-in-utah-megarepository) it is clear why there are already discussions about dealing with brontobytes of data.