Goals If you are a .NET developer, this guide provides an overview of options for connecting to Neo4j. While this guide is not comprehensive it will introduce the different drivers and link to the relevant resources. Prerequisites You should be… Learn More →
If you are a .NET developer, this guide provides an overview of options for connecting to Neo4j. While this guide is not comprehensive it will introduce the different drivers and link to the relevant resources.
You should be familiar with graph database concepts and the property graph model. You should have installed Neo4j and made yourself familiar with our Cypher Query language.
Neo4j for .NET Developers
The .NET platform allows many developers to create fascinating applications utilizing graph concepts.
Powerful drivers like
Neo4jClient from Tatham Oddie showed early on how easy it is to connect to Neo4j from .NET
Members of the .NET community have invested a lot of time and love to develop all these drivers, so if you use them please provide feedback to the authors.
The Example Project
The Neo4j example project is a small, one page webapp for the movies database built into the Neo4j tutorial. The front-end page is the same for all drivers: movie search, movie details, and a graph visualization of actors and movies. Each backend implementation shows you how to connect to Neo4j from each of the different languages and drivers.
A .NET client for Neo4j, which makes it easy to write Cypher queries in C# with IntelliSense. It also supports basic CRUD and legacy indexing.