Definition of "terabit" [terabit]

  • One trillion (1012 = 1,000,000,000,000) bits, as opposed to a tebibit. Symbol: Tb. (noun)
  • 240 bits, a tebibit (Tib). Symbol: Tb (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "terabit" in a sentence
  • ""terabit" Ethernet that will perform at speeds of 1,000G."
  • "Alcatel-Lucent's challenging that and looking to grow beyond its 19% share with terabit ASICs for its Service Router 7750 optimized for traffic management and processing of IPTV, WebTV, mobile backhaul and business VPN traffic; and 100Gbps Ethernet interfaces for the edge router."
  • "Mr. Rattner said the company believes it can use the same technology to reach prices as low as one dollar per connection and achieve much greater speeds up to a terabit, or trillion bits per second."