The pundit's instinct is being swept aside in favour of the backroom boffin with a yottabyte database and the will to use it.
What does YB stand for?
YB stands for Yottabyte (10 E^24, one septillion bytes)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of YB
We have 6 other meanings of YB in our Acronym Attic
- Yet Another Z Interpreter
- Prototype Bomber
- Yang Berhormat (Malay: The Honorable)
- Yeah, Baby
- Yellow Belt (Lean Six Sigma training)
- Yogi Bear (cartoon character)
- Yorkshire Bank (UK)
- Yosi Break
Samples in periodicals archive:
A petabyte is 1 billion gigabytes; a yottabyte is 1 billion petabytes.
5-million-square-foot Utah facility alone, which broke ground in January, will store data in the yottabyte range.
Speaking volumes Kilobyte (KB) 1,024 bytes Megabyte (MB) 1,048,576 bytes (approx 1,000KBs) Gigabyte (GB) 1,073,741,824 bytes (approx 1,000MBs) Terabyte (TB) 1,099,511,627,776 (approx 1,000GBs) Petabyte 1,125,899,906,842,624 bytes (approx 1,000 TBs) Exabyte 152,921,504,606,846,976 bytes (approx 1 million TBs) Zettabyte 1,180,591,620,717,411,303,424 bytes (approx 1 billion TBs) Yottabyte 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176 bytes (Approx 1,000 billion TBs)
You're managing terabytes or petabytes or in our case we do yottabytes of storage.
FACT FILE A yottabyte is 1,208,925,819,614,629, 174,706,176 bytes, or the capacity to contain 500 quintillion pages of information.