# Support libraries

47.2 : Other

# 47 Support libraries

There are many libraries related to parallel programming to make life easier, or at least more interesting, for you.

## 47.1 SimGrid

crumb trail: > libraries > SimGrid

SimGrid~ [simgrid-homepage] is a simulator for distributed systems. It can for instance be used to explore the effects of architectural parameters. It has been used to simulate large scale operations such as HPL ~ [cornebize:EmulateHPCms] .

## 47.2 Other

crumb trail: > libraries > Other

ParaMesh

Global Arrays

Hdf5 and Silo