Support new floating point formats in IEEE 754-2008
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The updated to IEEE 754 adds a half-float and a platform independent quad float. We have a project where a data source will be giving us values in half floats (16-bit). It would also be nice to support quad floats (128-bit) since the current EXT datatype is platform dependent.