How to read hdf5 format with Pandas

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One big friend of Big data is the HDF5 format.

It is perfect for handling a huge amount of data.

Pandas library has a method that will help you read HDF5 format.

Using Pandas read_hdf() method you can read HDF5 files like so:

# Import the Pandas library
import pandas as pd

# We read the dataframe from a hdf5 format
How to read a DataFrame in HDF5 format

Here you are! You now know how to read a DataFrame in HDF5 format!

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