The core of
STXXL is an implementation of the C++ standard template library STL for external memory (out-of-core) computations, i.e.,
STXXL implements containers and algorithms that can process huge volumes of data that only fit on disks. While the compatibility to the STL supports ease of use and compatibility with existing applications, another design priority is high performance. Here is a selection of
STXXL performance features:
Questions concerning use and development of the
STXXL library post to FORUMS or mail to Roman Dementiev.