It's about half as much as The Spotify Catalog
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 0.5 times the amount of The Spotify Catalog, and the amount of The Spotify Catalog is 2 times that amount.(2018 figures)
Spotify, the music streaming service that serves over 170 million users per year, hosts a data catalog of about 500 petabytes on a Google Cloud Platform solution. In 2017, users listened to Spotify for a total of over 40.3 billion hours.
It's about four times as much as The Books in the Library of Congress
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 4 times the amount of The Books in the Library of Congress, and the amount of The Books in the Library of Congress is 0.3 times that amount.(2009 figures) (digitized entire collection)
The total collection of books, photographs, and other media housed by the United States Library of Congress would occupy about 70 petabytes if fully digitized. The collection contains a total of 142,544,498 items as of 2009.
It's about six times as much as Mozy
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 6 times the amount of Mozy, and the amount of Mozy is 0.2 times that amount.(2009 figures) (total file storage)
Mozy, the online data backup service, stores about 50 petabytes of data backed up its users. Founded in 2005, Mozy's customer base has grown to 1 million personal and 60,000 business subscribers in just 5 years.
It's about one-fifteenth as much as The Internet
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 0.1 times the amount of The Internet, and the amount of The Internet is 20 times that amount.(2005 figures) (estimated)
Although the Internet is continuously changing, a 2005 estimate by Google CEO Eric Schmidt was that the total amount of data on the Internet would measure about 5,000 petabytes. An estimated 1 trillion web pages are published on the Internet, excluding photos, videos, and music content.
It's about 60 times as much as The Letters Delivered by the US Postal Service in 2010
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 60 times the amount of The Letters Delivered by the US Postal Service in 2010, and the amount of The Letters Delivered by the US Postal Service in 2010 is 0.0 times that amount.(2010 figures)
All letters delivered by the United States Postal Service in 2010 will equate to 5 petabytes (pB) of data if stored digitally. In delivering the mail, the Postal Service fleet travels a total of 1.25 billion miles annually.
It's about 85 times as much as Netflix's Watch Instantly catalog
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 83.8 times the amount of Netflix's Watch Instantly catalog, and the amount of Netflix's Watch Instantly catalog is 0.012 times that amount.(May, 2013 figures)
The uncompressed source copies of all the movies available for instant viewing on Netflix total 3.14 petabytes. According to estimates, videos streamed from Netflix account for about 29% of all Internet traffic, as of 2013.
It's about 100 times as much as a Human Brain
In other words, 262.880 petabytes is 100 times the amount of a Human Brain, and the amount of a Human Brain is 0.0 times that amount.According to Northwestern University psychology professor Paul Reber, the capacity of the human brain is a theoretical 2.5 petabytes. Each lobe of the brain consists of folded neural tissue with a total area, if unfolded, of about 0.24 sq. m.