The HDF5 “Value Proposition” for the Fusion Data Lifecycle
When storing data, the rich, portable metadata capabilities, including directed graph structures (e.g., hierarchies), complex attributes, and inter-object references make HDF5 a superior choice for maintaining the bond between data and metadata at the lowest level. Community involvement is an essential part of the HDF Group’s mission: It is vital to sustaining the business and is our brain trust when making decisions about changes to HDF5, setting priorities, and adding new features. ...
May 7, 2015