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Yolande Poirier

Sr. Manager, Developer Community

Yolande Poirier is passionate about technology and developer communities. Her goal is to empower developers and data scientists everywhere to successfully grow their projects. At Neo4j, she runs the advocacy programs, including the Ninja program. Feel free to reach out to her on Neo4j Discord.

Latest Posts by Yolande Poirier

Grant Beasley

This Week in Neo4j: Graphs4Good, GraphQL, Game of Life, Information Extraction, Cypher Map Projection, and More

GraphConnect is right around the corner! We are so excited to get together with the community for this long-awaited onsite event in Austin, Texas, from June 6 – 8, 2022. You can learn all about it – speakers, content, and social events – online. There's still time for you join the... read more

Estelle Scifo

This Week in Neo4j: Graph Embeddings, OSS Vulnerabilities, Supply Chain Stack, Star Wars Graph, Chatbot MD, and More!

With graph data science, you can choose between several graph embedding algorithms, and generating low-dimensional vector spaces is easy. But how do you evaluate the embedding results in your machine learning application? Enter Emblaze, a Jupyter notebook widget for visually comparing... read more


This Week in Neo4j: Microservices, European Gas Network, FIFA22, DevTools, Java, Kubernetes, and More

Graphs are everywhere and data scientists are using graph technology to model the world as they explore complex datasets. Here, Ali Emre Varol unleashes the knowledge graph on a dataset representing the European gas distribution network. He performs exploratory data analysis with GDS 2.0... read more

This Week in Neo4j: Space Junk, SHACL, Neo4j Apps with Python, Under The Hood, Spring Data, and More

You’ve probably heard about space debris and the growing risk of collision to satellites and space stations. According to Moriba Jah, who created ASTRIAGraph at the University of Texas at Austin, there are 26,000 trackable objects in space (excluding the smallest), of which only around 4,000... read more

Elena Kohlwey

This Week in Neo4j: ML on Graphs, Extraction Pipelines, Kubernetes, Cybersecurity, Knowledge Graph, and More Copy

There's a wealth of fine content and varied perspectives on graphs in this week's newsletter. The not-to-miss articles include transferring unstructured text – including emails, news articles, and more – into a knowledge graph. We also show you how to use Neo4j to analyze data for your ML... read more

Featured Community Member: Eric Solender

This Week in Neo4j: Bitcoin, Free GraphAcademy Courses, Visualization Tools, Graph Database, and more

Over the past few months, we’ve been working on a new version of Neo4j GraphAcademy featuring brand new interactive, hands-on courses. This week, we are happy to announce a new course for Go developers called How to build a Neo4j Application with Go. GraphAcademy is a free online... read more

Michal Štefaňák

This Week in Neo4j: Viterbi Algorithm, Cypher Map Projection, Knowledge Graphs, and Full-Stack GraphQL

We have a knack for finding the power of relationships! This week, we look at the transformative influence of knowledge graphs in medical research and crime investigations. Enjoy the article demonstrating the Viterbi algorithm in Neo4j and improve your analytical reasoning to Sherlock... read more

Jamie Gaskins - Featured Community Manager

This Week in Neo4j: Full Stack Graph, Fraud Detection, Kafka, and Intro to Graph

Welcome to Neo4j Under The Hood! - a series of short videos, presented by our top engineering leaders. Chris Gioran, our Chief Architect, kicks off this series explaining the power of graph databases and their transformative use cases. He introduces the fundamental concepts and showcases the... read more