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A gibibit (Gibit or Gib) is a unit of digital information equivalent to 1,073,741,824 bits. This unit is part of the binary-based system of data measurement and is commonly used in computing contexts to express data storage capacities and transfer rates. Gibibits provide a more precise binary measure compared to the metric-based gigabit, acknowledging the power-of-two nature of digital systems. They are particularly relevant in applications where accurate binary calculations are essential, ensuring a clear and standardized representation of data quantities.
A petabyte (PB) is a unit of digital information equal to 1 quadrillion bytes. It is commonly used to measure the size of extensive datasets, storage capacities, and large-scale data processing. Petabytes are frequently employed in computing contexts, such as describing the capacity of data centers, cloud storage, and high-performance computing systems. The petabyte is part of the metric system, where each petabyte consists of 1,000 terabytes or 1,000,000,000,000,000 bytes. This term is often associated with managing and analyzing vast amounts of information, showcasing the capabilities of modern data storage and processing technologies.