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The two-character ISO 3166 country code for UNITED KINGDOM.

GB

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. This is the code used in international transactions to and from British bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the United Kingdom. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the United Kingdom. Most British subdivisions have their own codes with the prefix "GB." For example, the code for the Unitary Authority of Brighton and Hove is ISO 3166-2:GB-BNH.
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Founded in 1986, GIGABYTE started as a research and development team and has since taken the lead in the world's motherboard and graphics card markets.
The M1405 comes with GIGABYTE Smart Switch function which allows users to switch between 32-bit or 64-bit operating system more quickly and easily.
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The recently announced LTO Ultrium 3 data cartridge offers 400 gigabytes of native (non-compressed) capacity and has a data rate of 80 megabytes/sec.
Iman Mozaffari, Product Manager -- Golden Systems Middle East, said, "Golden Systems is happy to introduce another winning invention from GIGABYTE Technology to our customers in the Middle East.
s 1 Gigabyte (GB) memory modules double the system's main memory in the ibook G4 models to 1152 Megabytes (MB) of available RAM.
These investments in improving the areal density have led to significant reductions in cost per gigabyte and dramatic increases in the capacity of ATA disk drives.
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Supporting the latest IntelA Coreao i7 and Coreaoi5 processors featuring LGA 1156 socket (code named Lynnfield) GIGABYTE P55 series motherboards set a new standard in high performance computing.
New native Gigabit Ethernet connectivity for remote replication and the addition of 146 gigabyte drives allow customers to enhance their existing investments in Symmetrix 8000 systems.
Access Density is the ratio of performance, measured in I/Os per second, to the capacity of the drive, usually measured in gigabytes (Access Density = I/Os persecond per gigabyte).