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Americans Consume 15.5 Hours Of Media Per Day By 2015: Report
2013-11-08 11:39:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Americans are expected to consume 15.5 hours per day of media on mobile devices and at home by 2015, according to a new report by the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Southern California. That volume of content is roughly equivalent to seven million-million gigabytes of information, or a daily consumption of nine DVDs worth of data per person per day. The...

2012-12-05 08:30:52

CHICAGO, Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleversafe Inc., the solution for limitless data storage, today announced it has had another record year of growth and is leading the industry in dispersed object-storage implementations with more than 70 Petabytes of stored data. Customers that have experienced first hand the ease of implementing an object-storage strategy to accommodate massive data growth have already placed orders to expand capacity, which will bring the number of Petabytes...

2012-08-14 02:32:14

CHICAGO, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleversafe Inc., the solution for limitless data storage, today announced a new series of storage appliances, based on Intel® Xeon® processors, to achieve performance level throughput for ingesting and storing data at Exabyte scale. Cleversafe's new 3000 series of appliances can be configured in a system capable of capturing data at 1 Terabyte per second at Exabyte capacity, making the company's Object-based Dispersed Storage®...

The Zettabytes Are Coming! Internet Traffic To Be In The Zettabytes By 2016
2012-05-30 11:49:47

Lee Rannals for RedOrbit.com It seems as if not too long ago when gigabyte was the term to learn, but by 2016, get ready to get comfortable with saying zettabyte. Cisco has released its Visual Networking Index (VNI) which is intended to forecast how much data is being used around the world. The company has determined that by 2016 the global Internet population will be using 1.3 zettabytes worth of data.  A zettabyte is a one followed by 21 zeros, or a trillion gigabytes. The...

2012-01-25 07:30:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleversafe, Inc., the solution for limitless data storage, announced today availability of the first ever 10 Exabyte storage system to meet the growing need to store massive amounts of data being collected by companies across the globe. In order to capitalize on the intelligence gained through Big Data analytics, companies must first find effective options for storing immense volumes of unstructured data. (Logo:...

2011-02-17 08:38:26

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Think you're overloaded with information? Not even close. According to this study, which calculated the world's total technological capacity- how much information humankind is able to store, communicate, and compute. "We live in a world where economies, political freedom and cultural growth increasingly depend on our technological capabilities," lead author Martin Hilbert of the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, was quoted as saying. "This is the...

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2011-02-10 14:00:00

Think you're overloaded with information? Not even close. A study appearing on Feb. 10 in Science Express, an electronic journal that provides select Science articles ahead of print, calculates the world's total technological capacity "” how much information humankind is able to store, communicate and compute. "We live in a world where economies, political freedom and cultural growth increasingly depend on our technological capabilities," said lead author Martin Hilbert of the USC...

2011-01-21 08:35:02

Tokyo, Jan 21, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Professor Kohei Itoh, who is developing quantum computers based on silicon semiconductors at Keio University's Faculty of Science and Technology, together with Dr. John Morton at Oxford University and others, has successfully generated and detected quantum entanglement between electron spin and nuclear spin in phosphorus impurities added to silicon. This is the world's first successful generation and detection of entanglement, which is essential for...

2011-01-05 06:57:00

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Digital® (NYSE: WDC) today announced it is now shipping its new WD Scorpio® Black(TM) 750 GB (photo) 7200 RPM 2.5-inch SATA hard drives for high-performance notebook computers and portable storage devices. One of the fastest hard drives on the market, WD Scorpio Black drives combine class-leading 7200 RPM spin speed and 16 MB cache to deliver maximum notebook performance. Now available in capacities up...

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2010-07-28 09:13:10

Computer scientists from the University of California, San Diego broke "the terabyte barrier" "“ and a world record "“ when they sorted more than one terabyte of data (1,000 gigabytes or 1 million megabytes) in just 60 seconds. During this 2010 "Sort Benchmark" competition "“ the "World Cup of data sorting" "“ the computer scientists from the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering also tied a world record for fastest data sorting rate. They sorted one trillion data...