Neo4j Graph Data Modeling

Neo4j Graph Data Modeling

by Mahesh Lal


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Neo4j is a graph database that allows you to model your data as a graph and find solutions to complex real-world problems that are difficult to solve using any other type of database.

This book is designed to help you understand the intricacies of modeling a graph for any domain.

The book starts with an example of a graph problem and then introduces you to modeling non-graph problems using Neo4j. Concepts such as the evolution of your database, chains, access control, and recommendations are addressed, along with examples and are modeled in a graph. Throughout the book, you will discover design choices and trade-offs, and understand how and when to use them. By the end of the book, you will be able to effectively use Neo4j to model your database for efficiency and flexibility.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781784393441
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publication date: 06/19/2015
Pages: 138
Sales rank: 798,560
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Mahesh Lal is a developer who has experience with various technologies. In 2011, while working on a social network for a client, he discovered the power of graphs, specifically Neo4j. Since then, he has been working with multiple clients across various domains for modeling their data as a graph. Currently working for ThoughtWorks, India, he is trying to help his clients look at their search problems in the form of a graph.

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