Re: Abbreviation for kilobits per second

Subject: Re: Abbreviation for kilobits per second
From: Sue Heim <sue -at- RIS -dot- RISINC -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 17 Jun 1996 13:35:17 PST

Michael Uhl wanted to know the abbreviation for kilobits per second.
Brad Barnes provided:
> According to "A Style Guide for the Computer Industry" by Sun
> Technical Publications, (ISBN 0-13-455347-0), bit is abbreviated in
> lowercase, and byte is abbreviated uppercase.

> Kilobit is abbreviated Kb.

> Kilobyte is abbreviated KB, K, or Kbyte.

And thus kilobits per second is Kbps!! <grin>

...sue
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Sue Heim
Research Information Systems
Carlsbad, California USA
Email: Sue -at- ris -dot- risinc -dot- com

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