Introduction to Neo4j: Summary

Course Summary

In this course, you have learned how to:

  • Describe what a graph database is.

  • Describe how to model relational data in a property graph model.

  • Describe the Neo4j Graph Platform and its components.

  • Describe the features and benefits of Neo4j.

  • Set up your development environment for performing the hands-on exercises of this course which is one of:

    • Neo4j Sandbox

    • Neo4j Desktop

  • Use MATCH to retrieve nodes from the graph.

  • Use MATCH to retrieve relationships from the graph.

  • Use MATCH to retrieve properties from the graph.

  • Use the WHERE clause for queries.

  • Control query processing.

  • Control how results are returned.

  • Work with Cypher dates and lists.

  • Create, update, and delete nodes and properties of nodes.

  • Create, update, and delete relationships and properties of relationships.

  • Merge data in the graph.

  • Use parameters.

  • Define constraints in the graph.

  • Profile and monitor query execution.

  • Define indexes in the graph.

  • Import relational data into the graph.

Next steps

There are many resources available to you for learning more about Neo4j and Cypher.

Resources for developers:

Neo4j Community Site where you can ask or answer questions about Neo4j and discuss with other users:

Neo4j documentation:

Neo4j Sandboxes for experimenting with graphs:

Videos on YouTube:

GitHub repository:

Neo4j events all over the world:

Neo4j online and classroom training:

Graph Gists for learning more use cases for Neo4j:

Become a Neo4j certified developer:

The certification exam tests you on content from this course. You can take the certification multiple times until you pass!

Attend a Neo4j meetup:

View questions/answers raised about Neo4j:

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