Mapping IoT to the Graph: 5-Minute Interview with Per Gyllstrom

20 Jan, 2021



“If you think about IoT and the hierarchical structure of how IoT works, it’s a natural mapping to a graph database. We previously used relational databases, but in a graph, all the relationships are compiled so it’s a lot faster and more natural to navigate and use,” said Per Gyllstrom, Architecture and Strategy Advisor, Enel X. In this week’s five-minute interview (conducted at GraphTour, Per Gyllstrom explains how Enel X, a smart energy leader, uses Neo4j for its large IoT use case. He also delves into a surprising but important bonus use case Neo4j serves. #GraphDatabase #GraphTechnology #IoT #Neo4j