Storage Smarts Answer #5: Terabyte

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b. terabyte

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A terabyte is a measure of computer storage capacity and is 2 to the 40th power or approximately a thousand billion bytes

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(that is, a thousand gigabytes). Take a look at expert Bruce Backa's explanation of 'what a terabyte looks like'.

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This was first published in March 2002

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