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Wait, yotta would measure the diameter of the universe in yards?
The range of SI unit prefixes is shown above; “yotta” is the largest accepted prefix, used to measure things like the diameter of the known universe (in yards).
In fact, because clouds were "infinitely scalable," there was no limit to the number of yotta bytes they could sell.
For example, the sun, a fairly unimpressive star, releases over 300 yottajoules of energy each second, where yotta- is the highest prefix created in the metric system and is a one followed by 24 zeroes.
“Then beyond yotta it begins to get a bit vague. “
Jack Dongarra, a University of Tennessee computer scientist who has been one of the keepers of the Top 500 list, provides a roadmap: “There’s peta, exa, zetta, and yotta,” he wrote in an e-mail recently.