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Discover how Neo4j powered the Panama Papers Investigation

ICIJ Grants Open Access To Panama Papers Offshore Data Through Neo4j

Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, announced that the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) has just released the Panama Papers offshore data on a Neo4j powered application.  They’ve also made available a download of the… Learn More →

Learn All about the Official Release of Neo4j 3.0, including Scale, Productivity and Deployment

Neo4j 3.0 in the News

Graph-nificent News for Neo4j 3.0  451 Research, 5/2/16 “With Graph Growing, Neo Technology Releases ‘Foundational’ Update of Neo4j” SiliconANGLE, 5/2/16 “What You Missed in Big Data: AIs and Graph Processing Rule the Agenda” App Developer Magazine, 4/29/16 “Neo4j… Learn More →


Introducing Neo4j 3.0 – The Most Powerful & Easy-to-Use Graph Database Yet

Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced the immediate general availability of Neo4j 3.0 – a landmark release propelling graph databases into the mainstream thanks to its massive scalability, new language drivers and a raft… Learn More →


How Swedish start-up Neo Technology helped crack the Panama Papers

Excerpt of article published on Every start-up hopes for a lucky break. Swedish company Neo Technology only found out it was getting one the day the Panama Papers made headlines around the world. Journalists with access to the vast… Learn More →


Panama Papers: Digging For Dirt In The Data

Excerpt from article published by Forbes It’s the largest information leak of all time: 2.6 terabytes, representing 11.5 million documents, all of them from the Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca, known for its work helping clients establish offshore corporations in… Learn More →

Banking Strategies

Battling Bank Fraud with Graph Databases

Article written by Emil Eifrem published by Banking Strategies As the world continues its transformation to an always-on status, data breaches and, in turn, fraud, are on the rise. In fact, according to, data breaches totaled 1,540 worldwide in 2014… Learn More →


How to Securely Modernize Employee Access Management with Graph Databases

Excerpt from article published by Datanami Even though 2013 was a distinguishing year for data breaches (think Target, the IRS and tens of millions of records stolen), according to a recentreport by the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC), 2015 represented the… Learn More →


Inside the Panama Papers: How Cloud Analytics Made It All Possible

Excerpt from article published by Datanami Graphing Magic After reconstructing the database schema, the ICIJ used the open source extract, transform, and load (ETL) tool from Talend to load the data into Neo4j. The graph database consisted of the names… Learn More →

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Global Survey Reveals Graph Databases Make Previously Undiscovered Data Connections, Solve Today’s Most Complex Business Issues

Study of Developers, Architects and IT Professionals Reveals That Performance is Top of Mind When Selecting a Graph Database Neo Technology, creator of the world’s leading graph database, Neo4j, today announced the results of an independent global survey titled, ‘State… Learn More →

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Standard IT Can’t Help Against ‘Cash for Crash’

Article written by Emil Eifrem for Fraud has become a major issue for the insurance industry, with the Association of British Insurers (ABI) estimating that deceptive claims are responsible for adding an extra £50 to the premium of each… Learn More →

Graph Technology: The Answer to Combating Fraud

Excerpt from article by Emil Eifrem for Stopping the fraudsters connections Fraud detection applications are not a new concept, but continuously changing techniques used by sophisticated fraud rings are making their detection far more difficult. Gartner cautions “Don’t consider… Learn More →


Neo4j GraphConnect Europe Set to Deliver Top Flight Customer and Data Speakers

Royal Bank of Scotland, IBM, Financial Times and Constellation Research’s Andy Mulholland will join Neo Technology’s Emil Eifrem to discuss the future of graph and its move to the IT market mainstream LONDON, March 15, 2016: Neo Technology, creator of… Learn More →

Professional Security Magazine Online

Graph Technology is the Weapon Against Scammers

Article by Emil Eifrem for Professional Security Magazine Online UK businesses lose just under a hundred billion pounds every year to fraud, according to a report by the University of Portsmouth’s Centre for Counter Fraud Studies and accountancy firm PKF Littlejohn (… Learn More →


Artfinder Personalises Recommendations with Neo4j graph database

Article written by Cliff Saran for Can a machine understand art? Not yet and maybe never, so the Artfinder art website took a different approach, using a Neo4j graph database instead Artfinder, the online marketplace for art, has revamped… Learn More →


Lessons In Moving Your Startup Overseas To Silicon Valley

Article contributed by Emil Eifrem for Techcrunch As a CEO and immigrant worker (take that, Trump!), I always get asked about moving my company to Silicon Valley. I usually answer that I believe you can build a world-changing organization anywhere, but the job is always… Learn More →

The Enterprisers Project

Could graph databases help you get more out of your data?

Johan Svensson, CTO of Neo Technology, interviewed by Minda Zetlin for The Enterprisers Project The Enterprisers Project (TEP): Can you explain why graph databases are compelling? How do they differ from traditional databases? Svensson: Yes, I would love to. Graph databases… Learn More →

Learn How the Yandell’s Car Insurance Fraud Was Detected and How Graph Databases Could Have Helped

Why the Latest “Cash for Crash” Scandal Should Worry Us All

Emil Eifrem of Neo Technology says Welsh Police have done a fantastic job breaking a huge car insurance fraud ring. But was it purely by luck they started the work at all? The recent news that a criminal family may… Learn More →


Master Data Management is Child’s Play for Toymaker Schleich

Excerpt from article featuring Master Data Management at toymaker Schleich for diginomica …the graph-database structure would allow Schleich to make better sense of the interdependencies and relationships that exist between product data. In other words, graph databases treat the connections… Learn More →

Graphdatenbanken in der Finanzwelt

by Holger Temme for> Warum in der Finanzbranche heute viele traditionelle SQL-Datenbanken an ihre Grenzen stoßen, erklärt Holger Temme, Regional Director, EMEA, Neo Technology in seinem Blog für Vertrauen stellt in der Finanzbranche einen besonderen strategischen Wert dar.… Learn More →

Data Science Blog

Data Science mit Neo4j und R

by Michael Hunger for Data Science Blog Tutorial für die Einbindung von Neo4J in die Programmiersprache R Traurig, aber wahr: Data Scientists verbringen 50-80% ihrer Zeit damit, Daten zu bereinigen, zu ordnen und zu bearbeiten. So bleibt nur noch wenig… Learn More →

Learn about the First-Ever Neo4j Certification Now Available to Graph Database Professionals

Neo Technology Announces the Neo4j Certification for Professionals

GraphAcademy Now Offers Online Neo4j Certification Exam SAN MATEO, Calif. – Feb. 2, 2016 – Neo Technology, creator of the world’s leading graph database, Neo4j, announced its first-ever Neo4j Certification for professionals. With the significant growth in deployments of Neo4j… Learn More →

IT Jungle

Neo and IBM Teaming Up to Solve Massive Graph Problems

Neo4j news from IT Jungle: What To Do With All Those Spare CPWs One of the most interesting big data-related developments to happen in the IBM Power world lately is the partnership created between Neo Technology and IBM last October.… Learn More →


Graph Database Leader Neo Technology Declares Record 2015

Named “the most popular graph database” by Forrester & a firm fixture in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant, Neo continues to dominate the “fastest growing category in database management”  SAN MATEO, Calif. – Neo Technology, creator of the world’s leading graph database,… Learn More →

Fourth Source

What retailers can learn from the online dating industry

Excerpt of article contributed by Emil Eifrem in Fourth Source While the formulae for love may vary based on the dating site, they are all underpinned by data. This is where graph databases make a difference, with digital leaders like… Learn More →


Januar 2016 – Graphdatenbanken Nachrichten Polyglotte Persistenz mit Neo4j und MongoDB Was man sich unter “polyglotter Persistenz” vorstellen kann, erläutert Holger Temme in seinem aktuellen Blog für Ein kleiner Reiseführer für so genannte NoSQL-Datenbanken soll den parallelen Einsatz von verschiedenen Datenbank-Architekturen in einer… Learn More →

IDG Connect

‘Lagom’ at Neo Technology and in Silicon Valley

An interview with Lars Nordwall, COO of Neo Technology “At Neo Technology’s offices in various countries we strive to offer our employees a work environment where they get time with family and friends, knowing that once in a while they… Learn More →


Smart fraud detection needs a fresh data approach

ComputerWeekly guest blogpost by Emil Eifrem Unlike most other ways of looking at data, graph databases are designed to exploit relationships in data, which means they can uncover patterns difficult to detect using traditional representations such as tables. And although… Learn More →


2016 Trends in Marketing Technology

A note in a recent article on Venture Beat – 10 text, sentiment, and social analytics trends for 2016 Deeper insights from networks plus content This is both a 2016 trend point and most of the title I gave to… Learn More →

Emil Eifrém of Neo Technology, speaking at GraphConnect San Francisco

Why Graph Technology Is Ready For Its Close Up In 2016

Prediction 1: The Graph Technology Space Will Heat Up While graphing as a concept has been used since the 1700s, Eifrem thinks graph analytics is only now “on the cusp of going mainstream.” “We’ve seen adoption amongst not just early… Learn More →


LeanXcale launches hybrid database based on open source underpinnings

The startup, which was spun off of research at Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, claims to have built a highly scalable clustered database that can handle both transactions and analytics. Read the full article here

GraphConnect SF 2015

Neo Technology’s GraphConnect San Francisco Breaks Record of More Than 1,000 Attendees

Graph enthusiasts came together for the largest GraphConnect yet, with a range of talks from the world’s leading companies Neo Technology, creator of the world’s leading graph database, Neo4j, announced the conclusion of its largest and most successful GraphConnect San… Learn More →


Week of Nov 9-13

Nov 9 IT Pros Talk Top Enterprise NoSQL Architecture Challenges In addition, the wide variety of NoSQL databases available in several distinct product categories — MongoDB, Cassandra, Couchbase Server, Neo4j, MarkLogic, Riak, Redis and many more — can make it… Learn More →


Neo4j Included in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management 2015

As the operational DBMS market enjoys a dynamic resurgence, new entrants are challenging established leaders. Information managers will be especially interested in the changes in the Leaders quadrant, the strength of dbPaaS vendors, and the emerging feature parity of new… Learn More →

Bloor Report

Neo4j “Champion” in Bloor Report

A graph database is one that stores data in terms of entities and the relationships between entities. A variant on this theme are RDF (resource description framework) databases which store data in the format subject-predicate-object, which is known as a… Learn More →


Neo4j Named “Most Popular Graph Database” Forrester Research

Graph databases are a powerful optimized technology that link billions of pieces of connected data to help create new sources of value for customers and increase operational agility for customer service. After all, customers are people — and people are… Learn More →

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Neo4j Acclaimed “Most Popular and Widely Deployed Database” Constellation Research 2015

As might be expected with the rising popularity of the topic there is a huge amount of useful information on Graph Databases to be found on Wikipedia. This includes some highly informative tables of most, if not all, the popular… Learn More →

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Neo4j & Dzone

Developers and Big Data: Thoughts to Consider Be prepared and be a part of the bigger picture. Get outside the box. Learn Clojure. People need to learn something new to build new architectures and languages. Whatever creative thing you work… Learn More →

Read This Intro to Graph Databases from a Developer’s Perspective

Who Are The Most Important Players In Enterprise Integration?

The most important players in enterprise integration are clearly IBM and Oracle, as these two firms were mentioned more than twice as frequently as any other company. Both are recognized for their robust messaging middleware. MuleSoft was also mentioned as… Learn More →


Reltio: How Graphs and NoSQL Power Advanced Data-driven Apps

The Anatomy of Reltio Reltio does something that few companies have done as an enterprise software product: create an application development platform that exploits the power of graph technology. Neo Technology‘s Neo4J graph database has shown the power of graphs… Learn More →

Learn All about Other Graph Data Technologies in This Graph Databases for Beginners Series

Week of Nov 2-6

Nov 2 Using Datomic as a Graph Database – The Hashrocket Blog Tarted out building using Neo4j, a popular open-source graph database. It worked very well for actors that were a few hops away, but finding paths between actors… Learn More →

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NoHow is the antidote to NoSQL

Analysis Article written by Philip Howard, Data Management Bloor Couchbase has introduced N1QL (pronounced “nickel”). This is, in effect, SQL for JSON and it is mostly SQL 92 compliant. Not entirely of course, because it lacks table expressions (there are… Learn More →


Week of Oct 26-29

October 26 Neo4j openCypher, its Common Graph Query Language Co-founder of Neo4j Emil Eifrem has introduced the Oracle-backed openCypher Project – an open source enterprise that aims to provide a common graph query language for any data store, tooling or… Learn More →

Learn More about the Convergence of Graph and Spatial Analysis in this Community Post by Karl Urich

Week of Oct 21-23

October 21 Neo4j 2.3 is Now Out On top of new features in the latest release of the graph database, Neo4j is being tuned for IBM hardware while Neo’s query language Cypher gets its own open-source project. There is also… Learn More →

Emil Eifrém of Neo Technology, speaking at GraphConnect San Francisco

Using Graph Technology to Fight Cancer

How simple graphing solutions are leading to better treatment and saving lives. Written by Emil Eifrem, CEO Neo4j The potential of new database technology to solve modern business challenges is widely recognized. Some of the world’s largest organisations have already… Learn More →

Learn How We Built the Graph Your Network App Using the Official Neo4j Docker Image

Week of October 19-23

October 19 Building a Social Network with Scala & Neo4j Neo4j is a great database for building social services and Scala is a programming language that’s become popular for doing high performance concurrency servers. Amazon’s X1 Packs Up to 2TB… Learn More →

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InfoQ eMag: Graph Databases

Graph databases are getting lot of attention lately. They are used to manage connected data and are better solutions for several real-world use cases which require the mapping of relationships between data entities for data driven business decision making. This… Learn More →

Learn All about the openCypher project and Why It’s the SQL Equivalent for Graph Technologies

Neo4j Opens up its Graph Query Language, Cypher, with Support from Leading Companies

openCypher project aims to bring graph querying to the masses, with support from Oracle, Databricks, Tableau and other leading companies openCypher project aims to bring graph querying to the masses, with support from Oracle, Databricks, Tableau and other leading companies… Learn More →

Discover the New Features and Improvements Now Available in Neo4j 2.3

Introducing Neo4j 2.3: Intelligent Applications at Scale

Highly anticipated release delivers the greatest, fastest, most scalable native graph database to date, with enhanced developer and DevOps enablement SAN FRANCISCO – Oct. 21, 2015 – GraphConnect – Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today… Learn More →


Introducing Neo4j on IBM POWER8

Providing enterprises a golden opportunity by making it possible to store and process massive-scale graphs in real time SAN FRANCISCO, CA– Oct 21, 2015 – GraphConnect — Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, announced today its collaboration with IBM… Learn More →

Read about the Latest Summer Update to Spring Data Neo4j 4

Neo Technology Announces Availability of the Spring Data Neo4j 4.0

Designed from the ground up to support next-generation Spring Neo4j deployments SAN MATEO, Calif. – Oct. 13, 2015 – Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced the general availability of Spring Data Neo4j version 4.0,… Learn More →

Final Agenda for GraphConnect SF 2015

Neo Technology Unveils Final Agenda for GraphConnect San Francisco 2015 Event set to draw more than 1,000 attendees, promises to be the biggest and most successful conference yet SAN MATEO, Calif. – Oct. 6, 2015 – Neo Technology announced today… Learn More →

GraphConnect SF 2015

Neo Technology Unveils Final Agenda for GraphConnect SF 2015

Event set to draw more than 1,000 attendees, promises to be the biggest and most successful conference yet Neo Technology announced today the final agenda for its GraphConnect San Francisco conference, taking place Wednesday, October 21 with a training day… Learn More →


L’essential sur Neo4j

LeMagIT fait le point sur les principales bases de données du marché. Aujourd’hui la base de données orientée graphes, Neo4j. La base de données orientée graphe Neo4j constitue un système open source évolutif qui prend en charge le modèle ACID… Learn More →

Read This Intro to Graph Databases from a Developer’s Perspective

‘Open Tree of Life’ Shows How 2.3 Million Earthlings Are Related

From Microbes to Mankind Researchers from multiple institutions have come together to publish Earth’s most complete family tree to date, illustrating the evolutionary relationships between about 2.3 million named species of lifeforms over the course of roughly 3.5 billion years… Learn More →


Adidas Group Sites Up Its Game With Neo4j

Personalize the Customer Experience Enter Neo4j, a leading graph database, which is helping adidas Group achieve top performance in tackling master data management to provide the best content to its consumers, partners, brands and more. The Neo4j graph database proved… Learn More →

Week of September 14-18th

TechCrunch, The Best Things Come in Threes “Most of the venture capital dollars that have been invested in this market have gone toward building out the next generation platform or enabling technologies such as Hadoop distributions (Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapR) and… Learn More →

Integrate Award 2015

Neo Technology Winner of NOSQL/ Graph Database Technologies

Integrate 2015 is the world’s largest conference,expo,and social network that is focused on integrating technologies together. Listed are the Top Innovators of 2015, ranging in categories such as, API and data technologies. Neo4j Award Winner, NOSQL/ Graph Database Technologies Neo… Learn More →


adidas Group Steps up its Game with Neo4j to Personalize the Customer Experience

adidas Group is one of the world’s most famous and valuable brands, producing more than 600 million sports and athletic products every year and generating annual sales of €14.5 billion. But the company wanted to step up its game in… Learn More →

GraphConnect SF 2015

Neo4j Announces Star-Studded Speaker Lineup for GraphConnect San Francisco 2015

Neo Technology announced today speakers for its third annual GraphConnect conference, taking place October 21, with a training day set for October 22. GraphConnect is the world’s only conference dedicated to the rapidly growing world of graph databases and will… Learn More →


Using Graph Database Technology to Unravel Banking Fraud

ComputerWorld reports how International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) used graph technology to uncover an international banking fraud. Traditionally, reporters have to try and spot relationships between data in Excel files, conduct manual Internet searches and sometimes physically draw out… Learn More →

IT Business Edge

Graph Databases in the Real-World

Take a look at IT Business Edge slideshow of real-world examples of how graph databases are influencing our lives everyday, as identified by Neo Technology. View slideshow.


How Graph Databases Supercharge Master Data Management

Excerpt from article posted on Forbes “Master Data Management innovators use graph databases to ask new questions and discover new answers within their existing data,” explained Emil Eifrem, CEO and co-founder of Neo Technology, makers Neo4j, the most popular graph… Learn More →


Neo Technology to Sponsor and Present at NoSQL Now! 2015

Neo Technology announced today that it will sponsor and present at NoSQL Now! in San Jose, California, taking place from August 18-20, 2015. Neo Technology is the creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database and has participated at NoSQL Now! for the past… Learn More →


Routenplanung leicht gemacht: Quer durch die USA dank Graphdatenbank

Graphdatenban,Die Reiseplattform Eine Aufgabe, die mit einer herkömmlichen, relationalen SQL-Datenbank einfach nicht möglich ist. Schnellere Suche bei komplexen Daten “Wichtigstes Kriterium für Such- und Empfehlungssysteme ist – abgesehen von der Genauigkeit – die Geschwindigkeit. Erfolgt die Analyse nicht innerhalb von… Learn More →

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Can emulating social media make business applications more productive?

Article originally posted on Computer Weekly Slack, a team collaboration tool launched in 2013, has come up in a few interviews Computer Weekly has done with Silicon Valley executives this year. The late Dave Goldberg, then CEO at Survey Monkey,… Learn More →


NoSQL: It really is all in the name

Article posted in the SDTimes Neo Technology: Neo4j helps businesses create new products and services by bringing data relationships to the fore. Neo4j combines a native graph property model with ACID transactions, making it crucial for applications in master data… Learn More →


Expanding Master Data Management with Big Data

Originally posted on Dataversity NoSQL and Graphs Some of the more exciting and recent developments within the MDM space include the incorporation of such hubs with NoSQL technologies. Vendors have experimented with key value stores, document stores and, more eminently,… Learn More →


Neo4j unterstützt Unternehmen weltweit durch graphbasierte Datensuche

Originally posted on München, 28. Juli 2015 – Facebooks gewaltiger Datenpool an Kontakten und Googles unendlich scheinende Datenbank an Informationen haben eines gemein: Sie arbeiten beide mit Graph-Technologie. Die Beispiele zeigen eindrucksvoll, welche Mengen an Informationen Graphdatenbanken verwalten und… Learn More →


Neo4j Sees Graph-based Search taking Bigger Hold on Big Data

Article originally posted on Fierce Data Graph-based search has pretty much been the province of giants like Facebook and Google, who use it to manage huge volumes of content and make data available in real-time to users. The makers of… Learn More →


Graph Databases: Beyond Recommendation Engines

Originally featured on PwC US Blogs Once you experience the dynamic nature of exploring a graph database with the ability to query things such as “locate all executives interested in graph database technology who live in New Mexico and play… Learn More →

Read This Intro to Graph Databases from a Developer’s Perspective

Neo4j Powers Businesses Worldwide With Graph-Based Search

Made famous by Facebook and Google, ‘graph-based search’ is providing major business benefits for a growing number of Neo4j’s corporate customers SAN MATEO, Calif.—July 23, 2015—Facebook’s database of people and Google’s database of information have one crucial thing in common:… Learn More →

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Shining Light on Trends with Dark Data

The following is a contributed article by Emil Eifrem, CEO at graph database company Neo Technology Article originally posted on IDG Connect Gate Gourmet, an airline industry catering provider, was struggling to lower a 50% attrition rate among its 1,000… Learn More →


How Graphs Can Help Modern Access Management

Part One Article originally posted on Bdaily Recent research found that in 2014 data breaches increased by 49 per cent with more than a billion data records stolen or compromised (that’s 32 records lost or stolen every second). Recent incidents… Learn More →


Neo Technology to Sponsor and Present at O’Reilly Media’s OSCON 2015

SAN MATEO, Calif. – July 15, 2015 –  Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced it will sponsor a Hackzone and present multiple sessions at O’Reilly Media’s OSCON conference in Portland, Oregon, taking place from… Learn More →


Multi-model Benchmark Round 1- Completed

Originally posted on ArangoDB blog  It’s time for another update of my NoSQL performance blog series. This hopefully concludes the first part of this series with the initial databases ArangoDB, MongoDB, Neo4J and OrientDB and I can now start to… Learn More →


Going Visual with Graph Databases and Data Visualization

Article originally posted on Dataveristy Are you able to get a really good look at what the data in your graph database can tell you? A graph database such as Aurelius’ Titan, Franz’ AllegroGraph, Google’s Cayley, Neo Technologies Neo4j, Objectivity’s… Learn More →

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Meteor + Any Database

Originally posted on Meteor is closely integrated with Mongo, which gives developers exceptional out-of-the-box functionality that you don’t find with other frameworks. The built-in reactivity and latency compensation are nothing short of magical. Data reactivity in Meteor is built… Learn More →


Next Generation Databases Take on Big Data Management

Neo4j and Big Data Management in Forbes Relational databases such as Oracle ORCL -0.21%, IBM IBM -0.12%’s DB2 and Microsoft MSFT -0.12%’s Access, form the backbone for data storage andmanagement in most organizations today. While relational databases provide good structure… Learn More →


How Graph Databases are Fostering Re-imagined MDM

Originally posted on Dataversity Emil Eifrem, CEO of Neo Technology, recently wrote for Information Management, “MDM needs to be re-imagined. Current MDM solutions typically store their data in an Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) which makes it hard to see… Learn More →


Week of June 22-26

Neo4j and GraphStory  “Easy Geocoding For Your Graph” by Keith Liles At Graph Story we’re all about making the lives of developers easier, because we’re developers too. To that end, we’re announcing our newest feature to do just that: a geocoding… Learn More →


Industry Analysts and Influencers Indicate Bright Future for Graph Databases and Neo4j

Research reinforces Neo’s global leadership, underscores need for graph databases According to industry research, the future is bright for graph databases. Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, is ushering in the graph database era with the… Learn More →


Natural Processing with Neo4j

Mining Paradigmatic Word Associations Written by William Lyon Mining word associations from a body of text is often one of the first Natural Language Processing techniques used when mining text data. Word associations are useful for performing NLP tasks such… Learn More →


GraphConnect Europe

Originally posted by Philip Howard “The most notable feature of Neo4j 2.2 is the introduction of a cost-based optimiser. According to the company this results in as much as two orders of magnitude performance improvements for appropriate queries. Unlike some… Learn More →


Neo Technology Sets Date for GraphConnect 2015; Opens Call For Papers

GraphConnect 2015 conference to take place in San Francisco on October 21 Call for papers now open for sessions on graph technology and use cases Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced details on its… Learn More →

Tech Target

Neo4j software update focuses on NoSQL database engine room

Tech Target highlights Neo4j 2.2 with its improved performance and scalability in its read and write architecture. As a graph database, Neo4j is built for fast performance in applications such as social networks, recommendation engines and master data management —… Learn More →

Forrester Research

Forrester Releases Market Overview on Graph Databases

Connected Data Helps Deliver Intelligent Information Insights Graph databases are a powerful optimized technology that link billions of pieces of connected data to help create new sources of value for customers and increase operational agility for customer service. After all,… Learn More →


Neo Technology Award Winner of DBTA 100 2015 – The Companies That Matter Most in Data

To provide information about forward-thinking providers of hardware, software, and services in the changing IT ecosystem, DBTA presents the “DBTA 100” list of companies that matter in data. Listed here and on the following pages, are companies ranging from established… Learn More →

eSynergy Solutions

An Interview with Jim Webber, Chief Scientist at Neo Technology

eSynergy Solution’s Community Manager, Adele Green talks with Jim Webber, Chief Scientist at Neo Technology about graph databases, community and the future of Neo4j. Tell us about yourself? I’m Neo4j’s Chief Scientist. Previously I was a Director at ThoughtWorks where… Learn More →


Graph Databases Provide a ‘Crystal Ball’ for Online Recommendations at Wal-Mart and eBay

Neo4j serves up real-time recommendations for market leading retailers, as well as some of today’s most popular online dating and job sites Anyone who has shopped on is familiar with the “You may also like” phrase. Today, companies across… Learn More →


Week of May 18-22

“Neo4j is the first, most mature only enterprise-grade (ACID transactional) graph database out there. The Cypher query language opens up graph theory to a wide range of developers and analysts. That’s truly powerful.”-Jim Webber Websites: “Full Stack Web Development Using… Learn More →


The Promise of Graph Databases in Public Health

Excerpt from PwC Technology Forecast – Remapping the database landscape The power of this level of data aggregation is just now becoming apparent. In the biotech industry, specific skills and knowledge are always at a premium. Companies in public health… Learn More →


Week of May 11-15th

GraphConnect Europe  Emil Eifrem, founder of Neo4j, poses the question, “What links Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Ebay and PayPal?” The answer they connect data! From GraphConnectEurope to press releases and community blog posts , Neo4j blooms this May into a global… Learn More →


Neo4j Launches Partner Program to Accelerate Graph Database Awareness Worldwide

Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today launches a new global partner program aimed at system integrators, independent software vendors (ISVs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of all sizes. The program is designed to boost awareness of… Learn More →


New Partner Program for Graph Database

Neo launches partner programs for graph database. The program is aimed at system integrators, independent software vendors (ISVs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of all sizes.” Michal Bachman, managing director at GraphAware in the UK, said: “We firmly believe that… Learn More →


Linkurious democratizes graph visualization with new product

Paris – April 20, 2015 – Linkurious announces the launch of Linkurious Enterprise, the first data visualization platform for graph data. Linkurious Enterprise provides the ability to search, explore, and visualize the connections in graph data in a secure way.… Learn More →

O'Reilly's Graph Databases 2nd Edition

Neo Technology and O’Reilly Media Unveil New Edition of Graph Databases Book

100,000 Copies Downloaded to Date; Second Edition Available for Pre-Order Now Authors to Present at GraphConnect Europe in London on May 7 Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that the second edition of “Graph… Learn More →


Graph Databases Move Front and Center in Fighting a New Era of Cybercrime

Neo4j makes inroads in the financial services sector as large enterprises leverage graph databases to get a handle on complex fraud challenges Each and every industry in existence is, or will soon be, under attack by groups of fraudsters. What’s… Learn More →


Startup Delivers Visual Search Tools for Neo4j Graphs

Posted on Datanami  Organizations looking to give their business analysts a quick and easy way to explore and visualize data stored in Neo4j graph databases may want to check out Linkurius, which today debuted the enterprise version of its Web-based… Learn More →


Big Data in Sweden: Neo from Malmö gains valuation of billions in Silicon Valley

Original article published on Dagens Industri (subscription required) Download PDF Malmö based Neo is among the fastest growing companies in Silicon Valley. The company has numerous big companies as clients and is valued at 1 billion SEK. A database that… Learn More →


Malmöbolag gör succé i Silicon Valley

Original article published on Dagens Industri (subscription required) Download PDF En databas som härmar den mänskliga hjärnan kan vara nästa stora svenska tekniksuccé.  Big Data-bolaget Neo från Malmö är en snabbväxare i Silicon Valley med miljardvärdering och kunder som Walmart,… Learn More →

Network World

Network World Fave Raves: Zephyr Faves Neo4j

Why it’s a favorite: “Zephyr provides analytics over a diverse set of public and private data by exploring complex connections over a unified view of this data to answer important business questions for pharmaceutical companies. A graph database like Neo4j… Learn More →


What is a Graph Database… and Why Big Data Needs One

From Computer Weekly Developer Network, excerpt of interview with Emil Eifrem, CEO of Neo Technology. Put simply, data no longer works as part of a one-size-fits-all strategy. With the arrival of big data we are no longer talking in Mb… Learn More →


Re-imagined Master Data Management with Graph Databases

Shrek 2” was the top-grossing movie, “The Da Vinci Code” the best-selling book, and Janet Jackson suffered an infamous “wardrobe malfunction” at the Super Bowl. The year was 2004, and it’s also when a new term – Master Data Management… Learn More →


Week of April 13-17

Neo Technology CEO: What is Graph Database by Adrian Bridgewater  Emil Eifrem, CEO of Neo4j,  states, “Graph databases are part of this movement. Focusing on the relationships between data-points, rather than on the values themselves, graphs are perfect for those… Learn More →


Week of April 1-4

Neo4j on AWS  For our new product, we need to build a social graph. I started looking for appropriate data structure, databases to do that and came across the graph database, something that is being used by Facebook’s new graph search and Google’s… Learn More →


Neo4j Powers Master Data Management (MDM) Applications for Enterprises Across the Globe

Neo4j is the Proven Solution for Businesses to Unlock Value from their MDM Programs   Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced the adoption of Neo4j for Master Data Management (MDM) applications by leading organizations… Learn More →


Why Graph Databases Are Becoming Part of Everyday Life

Published in datanami Zephyr Health, a San Francisco-based software company that offers a data analytics platform for pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies, wanted its customers to unlock more value from their data relationships. Doing so would enable pharmaceutical companies,… Learn More →


Graph Databases to Take Enterprise Data World and Gartner Master Data Management Summit by Storm

 Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced two community presentations and its sponsorship of the sold-out Enterprise Data World, and its sponsorship of the Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management (MDM) Summit. The events will take place… Learn More →


Week of March 23-27

“Neo4j 2.2 is the latest advancement in the Neo4j series. The new Cypher cost-based optimizer and the addition of a new in-memory page cache will greatly improve application read performance and scalability,” said Neo Technology’s CTO, Johan Svensson. “Improvements to… Learn More →


Introducing Neo4j 2.2: The World’s Fastest, Most Scalable Native Graph Database

Neo Technology’s latest release delivers the fastest, most scalable native graph database designed to support a wider range of use cases than ever before Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced the immediate availability of… Learn More →


Les raisons pour lesquelles les bases de graphes sont parfaites pour l’Internet des Objets

Les bases de graphes fournissent un moyen naturel de représenter les connexions entre objets. Elles représentent un bon outil pour extraire la valeur commerciale réelle de cet Internet des objets. Tandis que Goldman Sachs assure que l’Internet des objets, la… Learn More →


Graph DBMS increased their popularity by 500% within the last 2 years

Original post by Paul Andlinger, DB-Engines Graph DBMS are designed to model and explore relationships in data in a way not efficiently possible in other types of DBMS (including relational systems). The demand for a graph data model often comes… Learn More →

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Neo Technology Announces Neo4j GraphDays Events in Seattle and Silicon Valley

Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced details on its upcoming Neo4j GraphDays: #AllYouCanGraph Seattle and #AllYouCanGraph Silicon Valley events. Slated for March 5 and 12th, respectively, these complimentary one-day events will bring together new… Learn More →


Week of March 2-6

  Graph DBMS Increased by 50% within the Last 2 Years  Graph DBMS are designed to model and explore relationships in data in a way not efficiently possible in other types of DBMS (including relational systems). The demand for a… Learn More →


Week of February 23-27

Bitcoin Data – Neo4j  In Part 1 of this series, we showed how we could use Linked Data Analysis to look at Bitcoin transactions. The data contained in the Bitcoin (BTC) network is difficult to analyze manually, but can yield… Learn More →


Week of February 16-20

Graph Databases are in the Spotlight “The other force bringing attention to graph databases is competitive pressure, he believes. “Graphs,” says Eifrem, “are eating the world.” There’s a reason for that, which is that products that use relationships and connections… Learn More →

InfoWorld Neo4j 2015

Neo4j Wins InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award

A graph database is an excellent place to stash data that involves relationships among its elements: Social networks, shipping routes, and family trees are a few examples that spring to mind. Neo Technology’s Neo4j is a graph database that’s simultaneously… Learn More →


Dawn Capital: Happy Neo Year!

Contributed by Dawn Capital. See original article posted to 15 January 2015 newsletter. We are delighted our first announcement for 2015 is our investment in Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, participating in their $20 million Series C… Learn More →


Neo Technology Announces Exceptional Performance in 2014, Continues Momentum into 2015

SAN MATEO, Calif. – Jan. 13, 2015 – Neo Technology, creator of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that it closed its strongest year yet, with 2014 activity including a major product release driving a record number of… Learn More →


Graph Databases: Making meaning from the Internet of Things

Published in CIO Today UK, Jan 2015 Morgan Stanley recently predicted there will be 75 billion connected devices in use worldwide by 2020, a number rapidly approaching the estimated 86 billion neurons in the human brain. We know that human… Learn More →


Graph Databases: Tapping into Dark Data

Published in Global Banking and Finance Review ‘Big data’ has become an industry buzzword amongst today’s business leaders. Corporate spending on infrastructure to capture and store diverse volumes of rapidly-changing data has risen significantly in recent years as organisations have… Learn More →


Neo Technology Wraps Up GraphConnect 2014 SF with Record Attendance > 700 Graph Database Enthusiasts

SAN MATEO, Calif. – November 18, 2014 – Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, concluded its third annual GraphConnect 2014 San Francisco conference with a record of more than 700 attendees. Held last month, GraphConnect once… Learn More →


Neo Technology Debuts in 2014 Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems

Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that for the first time it has been positioned in the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Operational Database Management Systems (DBMS).1 Neo Technology is the only graph database to… Learn More →

Wired Innovation Insights

How Graph Databases Can Reinvent Recruiting

Graph databases can help source individuals who aren’t necessarily looking to move but have a clear link of interests with another dimension of the role or the company itself. They say it’s not what you know but who you know.… Learn More →


Look at what Google and Amazon are doing with databases: That’s your future

With their thousands of software engineers, huge resources and myriad databases, the Googles, Amazons and Facebooks may seem to inhabit an alternative IT universe. But what the big web services firms are doing today with data volumes and data types… Learn More →

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Neo Technology ist „Rising Star“ der Experton Group

Im Big Data Vendor Benchmark 2015 überzeugt der Anbieter der Graphdatenbank Neo4j mit einem attraktiven Portfolio-Angebot. München, 1. Oktober 2014 – Neo Technology – Anbieter der führenden Graphdatenbank Neo4j – erreicht im Big Data Vendor Benchmark 2015 der Experton Group… Learn More →

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Neo4j Wins Big Again With InfoWorld Bossie Award 2014

Neo4j wins Bossie Awards 2014: The best open source big data tools third year in a row! Neo4j is a NoSQL database with an almost organic feel. It’s a graph database, so it doesn’t see the world as documents or… Learn More →

Graph Data Can Help Recruiters

They say it’s not what you know, it’s who you know. But the missing implication of that is the importance of who they know. The ways that we are all connected are broadly interesting in a “six degrees of Kevin… Learn More →

Neo Technology to Sponsor and Present at NoSQL Now! 2014

SAN MATEO, Calif. – August 14, 2014 –Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that it will sponsor and present at NoSQL Now! in San Jose, California, taking place from August 19-21, 2014.  Neo will… Learn More →

How graph databases can help small businesses go places faster

Rik Van Bruggen, regional director at Neo Technology, discusses how an exciting new technology can improve the management and tracking of deliveries. In order to compete with their larger rivals, every small business knows it’s essential that they can offer… Learn More →

Webinar: Datenmodellierung mit Neo4j

This recorded webinar in German explains data modelling with Neo4j   Datenmodellierung mit Neo4j Datenmodellierung mit einer Graphendatenbank ist intuitiv und spannend. Anders als bei relationalen Datenbanken bei denen ein Graph nur in der Modellierungsphase (ER-Diagramm) eingesetzt wird, sind in… Learn More →

CrunchBase Unleashes The Business Graph Powered by Neo4j

When CrunchBase 2.0 was released in April, we not only launched an entirely new design and technology stack, we also declared our ambition to build the business world’s answer to Mark Zuckerberg’s “social graph” — The Business Graph.  From architecting around… Learn More →

Neo4j Partner Graph Story Gets Angel Funding

Ahead of Start Co.’s Aug. 21 Demo Day, one of its startups has secured $250,000 in angel funding. Graph Story, a company participating in Sparkgap, the logistics accelerator created by Start Co., received the funding from the Start Co. Angels network. The company… Learn More →

LARUS Business Automation

Based in Venice, LARUS Business Automation, offers its own IT-services making them suitable and tailor-made on customer and partners needs and transforming the most robust and modern technologies into instruments that enable the achievement of new business opportunities. The ways… Learn More →

2014 SDTimes 100

2014 SDTimes 100: Neo4j Receives Best in Show in Software Development

The 2014 SD Times 100 includes Neo4j in ‘Best in Show’ in Software Development. The list of companies included database and database management solutions that create integrations ‘that best receive and utilize’ data.

What Can the Banks Learn From Online Dating?

At first glance, the idea that the banking or finance sector could learn a trick or two from the online dating industry is laughable. After all, while the former is heavily regulated, deeply complex and integral to our economy; the… Learn More →

Varied NoSQL technologies need careful weighing and sorting

The number of NoSQL database options is vast, and distinct product categories occupy separate niches. That makes it imperative to understand what works best for specific applications when evaluating NoSQL software. NoSQL databases are designed to address processing issues created… Learn More →

Using Knowledge Graphs to Unlock Consumer Data

How knowledge graphs can help businesses better mine their data and target their customers more effectively. We are living in an age of the “smart consumer.” Constantly connected to the Internet, shoppers are able to quickly find out information about… Learn More →

Graph tools forge path to new solutions

Graph databases haven’t made the news much because, I think, they don’t fit in convenient categories. They certainly aren’t the relational databases we’re all familiar with, nor are they the arbitrary keys and values provided by many NoSQL stores. But… Learn More →

DataWeek Award 2014

Neo4j Wins DataWeek Top Innovator for Graph Databases

Neo4j has been selected the top innovator (winner) in the Graph Databases category of the DataWeek + API World 2014 Awards.

Let Me Graph That For You: Building a Graph Database Application at QCon

Summary Ian Robinson introduces tools and techniques for building a system around a graph engine, experiment with graph data, and using it in an application. Bio Ian Robinson works on research and development for future versions of the Neo4j graph… Learn More →

Graph Technology Provides Valuable Insights From Interconnected Data

The use of graph databases and the popularity of graph analysis have been rapidly growing in recent years. Technology companies such as Google, Facebook and Twitter have built and now use their own proprietary graph databases. Google created a graph… Learn More →

Neo Technology Kicks Off #ShowMeYourGraph Twitter Contest

Submit Your Graph Visualization via Twitter for a Chance to Win Over $1000 in Awesome Prizes, Including an iPad Air and a Free Pass to GraphConnect 2014 San Francisco SAN MATEO, Calif. – July 17, 2014 –Neo Technology, creators of… Learn More →

5 Things You Didn’t Know About the World Cup Using a Graph Database

During the matches in Brazil, we’ve been building a giant graph database to explore the tournament in an entirely different way. The use of data in sports reporting is nothing new. However, the data that is used quite often is.… Learn More →

Neo Technology to Sponsor and Present at O’Reilly Media’s OSCON 2014

SAN MATEO, Calif. – July 15, 2014 –Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world’s leading graph database, today announced that it will sponsor the Hack Zone and present multiple sessions at O’Reilly Media’s OSCON conference in Portland, Oregon, taking place… Learn More →

Making Big Data Meaningful with Graph Technology

Big Data – Bigger Challenge The volume of net new data being created each year is growing exponentially — a trend that is set to continue for the foreseeable future. The higher the volumes of data get, the more complex… Learn More →

Webinar: Introduction à Neo4j

This recorded webinar in French introduces Neo4j and graph databases   Webinar : Introduction à Neo4j Si vous vous arrachez les cheveux avec de nombreuses jointures et les procédures stockées complexes il est fort possible que vous soyez en train… Learn More →