byte

(redirected from Bytes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Byte

A unit of digitally stored information. A byte is the number of bits (or the 0 or 1 characters in binary code) needed to print a single letter or other character of text.

byte

a group of eight bits (zeros/ones) used to represent a single number or letter in a COMPUTER. The capacity of a computer is often measured in terms of thousands of bytes (K), for example 640K; or millions of bytes, for example 20 megabytes.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
STM-n frames: Use of byte interleaving to multiplex STM-1signals to form STM-n aggregate signals with n equal to 4, 16 or 64
BYTE Magazine's "Award of Distinction" was given to the Macintosh PowerBook 165c for combining high performance design with a technically innovative color display at a less expensive price than PC notebooks with active-matrix screens.
The BYTE Magazine awards continue a distinguished list of commendations recently awarded to Apple.
According to company officials at Century Bank, the company has been using Byte software since 2000.
Byte Software is a leading provider of loan origination software to brokers, banks and credit unions.
By continuing to add direct interfaces for credit companies into our software, we are enhancing the depth of the credit information we offer BytePro users throughout the country," said Joe Herb, general manager for Byte Software.
Credit companies are recognizing the tremendous business value that comes as a result of integrating their services with the Byte Software product line.
Doug Turpin, information and technology director at Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group, LLC, said, "The CreditPlus interface that Byte added to BytePro allowed our mortgage consultants and staff to be more focused on closing loans rather than learning how to use generic credit interfaces.
We were impressed with the comprehensive reports ComplianceEase offered as well as the detailed information they provide our users," said Joe Herb, general manager for Byte Software.
Our strategic alliance and seamless integration with Byte Software will provide their users with a valuable regulatory compliance solution to reduce closing time and offer detailed compliance audit information in seconds.