It's about 100 times as much as a Walmart's Mainframe.
In other words, 0.0000500 zettabytes is 120 times the amount of a Walmart's Mainframe, and the amount of a Walmart's Mainframe is 0.0083 times that amount.(a.k.a. Wal-Mart, a.k.a. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc) (2004 figures)
As of 2004, Walmart had accumulated nearly 460 terabytes of data about its customers, inventory, products, and sales. According to some estimates, the total area of all Walmart stores in the United States measures 64,000,000 sq. m.
It's about 200 times as much as Pandora.
In other words, 0.0000500 zettabytes is 220 times the amount of Pandora, and the amount of Pandora is 0.0045 times that amount.(a.k.a. Pandora Radio) (2011 figures)
Pandora, the online radio and song recommendation service, stores 0.000000230 zettabytes of music. Its music recommendation service categorizes each song in its library using 400 attributes and 2,000 attribute combinations.
It's about 350 times as much as The IRS Compliance Database.
In other words, the amount of The IRS Compliance Database is 0.0029 times 0.0000500 zettabytes.(a.k.a. Internal Revenue Service) (2006 figures)
The United States Internal Revenue Service's compliance database holds more than 0.000000140 zettabytes of data on tax returns and other records. Each year of tax records occupies between 0.0000000160 zettabytes.
It's about 400 times as much as Despicable Me.
In other words, 0.0000500 zettabytes is 378 times the amount of Despicable Me, and the amount of Despicable Me is 0.00265 times that amount.(2010) (Production data)
The 2010 digitally-animated film Despicable Me was developed by Illumination Entertainment and Mac Guff Ligne and used 0.0000001320 zettabytes. The film had a running time of 95 minutes.
It's about 450 times as much as The Hubble Telescope.
In other words, the amount of The Hubble Telescope is 0.0023 times 0.0000500 zettabytes.(a.k.a. Hubble Space Telescope, a.k.a. HST) (2008 figures)
Between its launch in 1990 and 2008, the Hubble Space Telescope gathered 0.000000110 zettabytes of images and other data about astronomical phenomena. Last upgraded during a service mission in 1999, the onboard computer of the Hubble Telescope has just 0.00000000000000180 zettabytes of operating memory (RAM) — less than most smartphones.
It's about 600 times as much as The LHC Data Generated per Second.
In other words, the amount of The LHC Data Generated per Second is 0.002 times 0.0000500 zettabytes.(a.k.a. Large Hadron Collider) (2008 figures)
Capturing millions of measurements per second on millions of subatomic particles, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) facility in Geneva generates 0.0000000900 zettabytes of data every second. Data collection arrays are placed throughout the LHC's 8.6 km (5.3 mi) circular track.
It's about 750 times as much as The Google Earth database.
In other words, 0.0000500 zettabytes is 762 times the amount of The Google Earth database, and the amount of The Google Earth database is 0.00131 times that amount.(2006 figures) (raw imagery and indexes storage)
As of 2006, Google was storing 0.00000006570 zettabytes of raw image and index data for its satellite photo and virtual globe application, Google Earth. The application offers high resolution satellite imagery of 60% of the populated areas of the world, according to 2010 estimates.