megabyte


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megabyte

A unit of digital size, corresponding to one million (106) bytes (sometimes, 1024 kilobytes).

megabyte

one million bytes (approximately 1 million characters = 1000 KB).
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For the 12 months ending on June 30, 2005, Megabyte achieved turnover of pounds 3.
Cartridges cost less than US $100 per 10 megabytes.
The costs per megabyte of disk and tape storage are fairly close when comparing the cost of a tape drive with an auto-loader and 7-10 cartridges to a disk drive and converge as the ratio of cartridges per tape drive decreases.
By the time SSDs approach $2/MB, HDDs will cost only a few pennies per megabyte.
RAID offers users data redundancy, fast access, drive hot-swapping capabilities, as well as a high cost per megabyte, making a RAID-only SAN solution too expensive for implementation into many of today's cost-conscious organizations.