When it comes to a database query language, linguistic efficiency matters. Querying relational databases is easy with SQL. As a declarative query language, SQL allows both for easy ad hoc querying in a database tool as well as specifying use-case… Learn More →

This week, I had the opportunity to interview Matthias Sieber, Senior Software Engineer at MediaHound, at our offices in San Mateo, California. Here’s what we talked about in this week’s 5-Minute Interview. Q: Can you talk to me about your… Learn More →

Editor’s Note: Last October at GraphConnect San Francisco, Chris Morrison and Julien Mazerolle of Trace One, delivered this presentation on how Trace One uses Neo4j to increase food supply chain transparency. For more videos from GraphConnect SF and to register… Learn More →

I spend a lot of my free time answering Stack Overflow questions about Cypher, Neo4j’s graph query language. Cypher is an intuitive, ASCII-art-driven language that allows you to query your property graph by specifying patterns of nodes and relationships. While… Learn More →

In some regards, graph databases are like the next generation of relational databases, but with first class support for “relationships,” or those implicit connections indicated via foreign keys in traditional relational databases. Each node (entity or attribute) in a native… Learn More →

For this week’s 5-Minute Interview, I sat down with Matthew Harris, the Co-Founder and CTO of Patheer. Matthew is also a member of the GraphDB Boston Meetup group. Q: How do you guys use Neo4j at Patheer? Matthew: At Patheer,… Learn More →

[As community content, this post reflects the views and opinions of the particular author and does not necessarily reflect the official stance of Neo4j.] They say that that good artists copy, but great artists steal, right? At Artfinder, the global… Learn More →

Editor’s Note: Last October at GraphConnect San Francisco, Stefan Armbruster – Field Engineer at Neo Technology – delivered this presentation on the worst (and best) practices for using Neo4j in your particular deployment. For more videos from GraphConnect SF and… Learn More →

As part of the first milestone of the Spring Data release Hopper Train, Spring Data Neo4j 4.1 Milestone 1 was made available last week. We also published the second milestone release for the Neo4j Object Graph Mapper (Neo4j-OGM) 2.0. I’m… Learn More →

For this week’s 5-Minute Interview, I sat down with Mark Joslin, the CTO at Maslow. Mark is also the organizer of the New York City Neo4j Meetup group. Q: Tell me about your Neo4j project. Mark Joslin: We actually have… Learn More →

The Neo4j community kicked off 2016 with a bang: This month has more blog posts, videos, presentations and GraphGists than ANY other month previous. With so much great content to dive into this month, we know that 2016 will be… Learn More →

[As community content, this post reflects the views and opinions of the particular author and does not necessarily reflect the official stance of Neo4j.] In this article we’ll see how programming can be understood, practiced and automated like a game… Learn More →

For this week’s 5-Minute Interview, I got to sit down with Bert Spaan, the Space/Time Directory Engineer at the New York Public Library. Bert just moved from Amsterdam to New York and is a member of the New York City… Learn More →

It’s the new year, and you’ve just started your next app or side project. After spending some time thinking through your use cases and end user experience, you recognize how important data storage will be. Several concerns come to mind.… Learn More →

Editor’s Note: Last October at GraphConnect San Francisco, Petra Selmer and Mark Needham – Engineers at Neo Technology – delivered this presentation on how to develop effective queries with Cypher. For more videos from GraphConnect SF and to register for… Learn More →

[As community content, this post reflects the views and opinions of the particular author and does not necessarily reflect the official stance of Neo4j.] Have you ever spent so much time trying to decide what movie to watch that you… Learn More →