Digital Asset Management Glossary K

K

Kilobyte
KB

A Kilobyte is 1,000 bytes (strictly 210 = 1,024 bytes)

A megabyte (MB) is 1,000,000 bytes (strictly 220 = 1,048,576 bytes)

A gigabyte (GB) is 1,000,000,000 (one thousand million) bytes (strictly 230 = 1,073,741,824 bytes).

Keyword

A word or phrase drawn from a regulated library of words or phrases to describe an asset, such as an image. They can be used for the purpose of searching for and retrieving all assets which have the target keywords or phrases assigned to them. Keywords are also known as Tags, Categories, Subjects etc…