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Name: HDF5

HDF5 is a unique technology suite that makes possible the management of extremely large and complex data collections. It includes a data model for very complex data objects and a wide variety of metadata, a portable file format with no limit on the number or size of data objects, a software library that runs on many platforms, with C, C++, Fortran 90, and Java interfaces, a rich set of integrated performance features, and tools and applications for managing, manipulating, viewing, and analyzing the data in the collection.