NetCDF4 performance report

Hi all,

NetCDF-4 is an I/O software package that retains the original netCDF4
APIs while using HDF5 to store the data. Sponsored by NASA ESTO,
netCDF-4 is the result of a collaboration between Unidata and The HDF

The HDF Group has prepared a report on the performance of netCDF-4
that uses benchmarks and examples to:
- compare the performance of netCDF-3 and netCDF-4
- discuss performance tuning with netCDF-4
- discuss performance pitfalls with netCDF-4

Some of the performance tuning and pitfalls discussions may also be of
interest to users of HDF5 who do not use netCDF-4.
The report is available at



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