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What does YB stand for?

YB stands for Yottabyte (10 E^24, one septillion bytes)


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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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Scaling the legacy solution would require we add more hardware and more fixed cost, Yottabyte solved our business problem by archiving our data via their software on to commodity hardware at a cheaper variable cost point," said Tad Sumner, Vice President, Information Technology, Chemical Bank.
At the pace at which unmanned aircraft and other technologies are being deployed, some sources are projecting that the total volume of data gathered could increase to the level of yottabytes (one septillion bytes) by 2015--a volume that the Defense Department's global information grid simply cannot store.