2^30 bits, 1,073,741,824 bits.See prefix.
Last updated: 1995-11-12
gigabits per second
(Gbps) A unit of information transfer rate equal to one billion bits per second. Note that, while a gigabit is defined as a power of two (2^30 bits), a gigabit per second is defined as a power of ten (10^9 bits per second, which is slightly less) than 2^30).
Last updated: 2004-02-10
gigabyteterabyte. See prefix. Human genome data content.
Last updated: 2013-11-03
(GFLOPS) One thousand million (10^9) floating point operations per second.One of them is strictly "one gigaflops" in the same way that one mile per hour isn't 1 MP. See prefix.
Last updated: 1998-04-19
(GHz) Billions of cycles per second.The unit of frequency used to measure the clock rate of modern digital logic, including microprocessors.
Last updated: 2001-05-14