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terabit

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Holy Holey Optochip! IBM hits a terabit of info per second

Big Blue's new prototype chip surpasses major milestone, thanks to unlikely innovation: tiny holes in a quarter-inch chip, boosting data transfer.

By March 7, 2012

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IBM's Holey Optochip moves terabit of info per second (images)

Big Blue's new chip architecture is capable of transferring 500 HD movies a second, or the entire Web archive of the U.S. Library of Congress in an hour. And it can be produced today.

4 Images By March 7, 2012

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Ethernet's future: How fast is fast enough?

Your PC may not need a faster network, but overall data usage on the Web is doubling every year. The big question: Can the venerable Ethernet standard handle a terabit per second?

By August 19, 2012

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Seagate reaches 1Tb per square inch, hard drive to reach 60TB capacity

Seagate says that it has reached the milestone of storage density that offers 1 terabit (1 trillion bits) per square inch, using Heat-Assisted Magnetic recording technology that promises a 60TB hard drive within the next decade.

By March 19, 2012

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Asian submarine cable system going live in 2015 as Korea's KT hooks up

The new fiber-optic cables will connect nine countries and be capable of speeds of up to 38.3 terabits per second, the Korean network says.

By September 5, 2014

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BT and Alcatel supercharge broadband to 1.4Tbps on UK fibre

The two companies' trial hit speeds of 1.4 million megabits on existing cables -- 10,000 times faster than the best broadband you can buy.

By January 22, 2014

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Correction: Wrong Blu-ray disc copying times

This story initially misstated the 1Tbps data-transfer speed in terms of Blu-ray disc copying times.

By August 20, 2012

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Net veterans prep networks for data onslaught

Andy Bechtolsheim's Arista Networks is working on a data-routing switch that promises to help avoid networking disasters.

By November 13, 2011

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Apple goes 'new' school with iPad

The next generation of the tablet arrives, while the feds crack down on LulzSec. Also: Meet Google Play.

By March 9, 2012

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IBM chips: Let there be light signals

A new era in the computing industry is fast approaching as Big Blue shows it can use conventional chipmaking gear to build chips with super-fast optical communications.

By December 1, 2010