zettabyte


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zet·ta·byte

 (zĕt′ə-bīt′)
n.
1. A unit of computer memory or data storage capacity equal to 1,024 exabytes (270 bytes).
2. One sextillion (1021) bytes.

zettabyte

(ˈzɛtəˌbaɪt)
n
(Units) computing 1021 or 270 bytes
[C20: probably from Italian sette seven]

zet•ta•byte

(ˈzɛt əˌbaɪt)

n. Computers.
1021, or one sextillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000), bytes; 1000 exabytes.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.zettabyte - a unit of information equal to 1000 exabytes or 10^21 bytes
computer memory unit - a unit for measuring computer memory
exabyte, EB - a unit of information equal to 1000 petabytes or 10^18 bytes
yottabyte, YB - a unit of information equal to 1000 zettabytes or 10^24 bytes
2.zettabyte - a unit of information equal to 1024 exbibytes or 2^70 bytes
computer memory unit - a unit for measuring computer memory
EiB, exbibyte, exabyte, EB - a unit of information equal to 1024 pebibytes or 2^60 bytes
YiB, yobibyte, yottabyte, YB - a unit of information equal to 1024 zebibytes or 2^80 bytes
Translations
zettaoctet
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According to this year's Mobile Visual Networking Index (VNI) Forecast update (2017 -- 2022), mobile traffic will be on the verge of reaching an annual run rate of a zettabyte by the end of the forecast period.
According to this year's forecast update (2017 -- 2022), mobile traffic will be on the verge of reaching an annual run rate of a zettabyte by the end of the forecast period.
According to this year's forecast update (2017--2022), mobile traffic will be on the verge of reaching an annual run rate of a zettabyte by the end of the forecast period.
According to this year's forecast update (2017 - 2022), mobile traffic will be on the verge of reaching an annual run rate of a zettabyte by the end of the forecast period.
It should, think the researchers, be easily capable of swallowing the roughly 3 zettabytes (a zettabyte is one billion trillion or 10A2A1 bytes) of digital data thought presently to exist in the world and still have room for plenty more.
bit (b) 0 or 1 byte (B) 8 bits kilobyte (KB) [1,000.sup.1] bytes megabyte (MB) [1,000.sup.2] bytes gigabyte (GB) [1,000.sup.3] bytes terabyte (TB) [1,000.sup.4] bytes petabyte PB) [1,000.sup.5] bytes exabyte (EB) [1,000.sup.6] bytes zettabyte (ZB) [1,000.sup.7] bytes yottabyte (YB) [1,000.sup.8] bytes bit (b) 1/8 of a byte byte (B) 1 byte kilobyte (KB) 1,000 bytes megabyte (MB) 1,000.000 bytes gigabyte (GB) 1.000.000,000 bytes terabyte (TB) 1.000,000,000.000 bytes petabyte PB) 1,000.000,000.000,000 bytes exabyte (EB) 1,000,000,000,000.000,000 bytes zettabyte (ZB) 1,000,000.000.000,000,000,000 bytes yottabyte (YB) 1,000.000,000,000,000.000,000,000 bytes
It's estimated that by 2025 the total amount of data worldwide will swell 10 times to 163 zettabytes. For those not familiar with a zettabyte, it's a trillion gigabytes.
One commonly cited statistic from EMC states that by 2020, there will be 44 zettabytes of data, but so what, what is a zettabyte of data?
In fact, according to a recent Cisco report entitled The Zettabyte Era Trends and Analysis, global IP traffic is expected to increase nearly threefold over the next 5 years.
India, June 21 -- Annual global IP traffic will reach 2.3 zettabyte (ZB) by 2020, from already 1.1 ZB (equivalent to one billion gigabytes) per month in 2016 as per CISCO's Visual Networking Index 2016.
The International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts that by the year 2020, the size of world's stored digital data will be more than 40 Zettabytes. (1 Zettabyte = 1,000,000,000,000GB).
According to the International Data Corporation, this analogue Big Data associated with the Industrial IoT will double every year to reach a staggering 4.4ZB (1 Zettabyte = 1 billion terabytes) of raw data by 2020.