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In a message dated 96-01-03 16:21:32 EST, Paul_Trexler -at- MACNEXUS -dot- ORG (Paul
>What is a terrobyte?
I think you're asking about a "terabyte." It's a large amount of bytes. In a
decimal system, one terabyte is equal to 1,000,000,000,000 bytes, or 1000^4
(read one thousand to the power of four). In a binary system, one terabyte is
equal to 1,099,511,627,776 bytes, or 1024^4.
Here's a rundown of the prefixes currently in use (I apologize in advance for
the tabular format, which may be hard to read with some mail readers):