Archive for the ‘Customer Stories’ Category

Startups Worldwide Adopt Neo4j Graph Database

May 1, 2014 at 11:53 am PDT | Customer StoriesFEATURED NEWSNeo4jPress ReleaseStartups

CrunchBase, Medium, Doximity, Beamly (formerly zeebox), Gamesys, Cobrain, and Codex Digital join list of startups using Neo4j, including FiftyThree, Down, onefinestay, Viadeo, Glassdoor and others. Register for May 28th GraphPANEL Silicon Valley to hear how...

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Graph database powers Onefinestay’s room accommodation platform

October 8, 2013 at 11:26 am PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jNews

Innovative business models are a major driver of new Web applications. Increasingly, they are accompanied by similarly innovative data architectures. For example, as London-based Onefinestay rolled out updates to an online platform for booking vacation stays in...

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FiftyThree achieves 10,000 reqs/sec load balancing with the right tools plus Neo4j

September 4, 2013 at 11:44 am PDT | BlogCustomer StoriesCustomer Use CasesNeo4j

FiftyThree is the creator of the Paper, the award-winning iPad app powered by Neo4j. The Goal When we began we had no idea how much traffic we would get. So we did what any experienced...

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How a Graph Database Allows Shutl to Deliver Even Faster

August 27, 2013 at 9:49 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jNews

Volker Pacher explains why Shutl chose Neo4j when faced with the need of building a new API meant to support business growth, the challenges met during implementation and solutions applied. Volker Pacher is a Senior...

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Cisco discusses Master Data Management with Neo4j

April 4, 2013 at 3:24 pm PDT | Case StudyCustomer StoriesCustomer Use CasesFEATUREDGraphConnectMaster Data ManagementSlides

Cisco: Master Data Management and Neo4j from GraphConnect 2012 San Francisco Prem Malhotra, Director of Enterprise Architecture at Cisco Systems, participated in the Enterprise Adopt panel at GraphConnect 2012 San Francisco, moderated by Matt Aslett...

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Neo Technology Is the Leading Graph Database for Telcos Worldwide

March 28, 2013 at 10:20 am PDT | CommunicationsCustomer StoriesPress Release

SAN MATEO, CA–(Marketwire – Mar 28, 2013) - JustDial and Maaii Join a Roster of Leading Telcos, Including Telenor Group, Cisco, Vivendi SFR and Deutsche Telekom Announces April 4 ‘Network Visualization for Telecom’ Webinar Featuring...

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Neo4j customer Justdial receives SEBI’s nod for IPO

March 26, 2013 at 10:32 am PDT | CommunicationsCustomer StoriesNeo4j

Mumbai-based Just Dial Ltd, which runs the India-specific local business listing platform, has received approval from the market regulator Security and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to go ahead with its proposed initial public...

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Justdial with Neo4j is Ernst & Young Entrepreneurship Award Finalist

March 26, 2013 at 9:51 am PDT | AwardCommunicationsCustomer Stories, India’s number one local search engine, is recognized as a finalist in Ernst & Young Entrepreneurship Award.

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Deutsche Olympische Sportbund (DOSB) mit Neo4j Graphendatabanken

March 5, 2013 at 8:56 am PDT | Case StudyCustomer StoriesGerman EditionGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Das Unternehmen Im Verein oder in der Freizeitmannschaft, aktiv oder passiv – Sport findet zunehmend auch im Netz statt. Aus diesem Grund hat sich der Deutsche Olympische Sportbund (DOSB), der für die Entwicklung des organisierten...

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Czech Rideshare Jízdomat Makes Carpooling A Click Away with Graph Database Neo4j

February 6, 2013 at 8:53 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jNews

Powered by Neo4j, Jízdomat, an online rideshare service, enables 45,000 Czech carpoolers to find and connect to their rides faster. Neo4j is an open-source graph database that stores easily connected data and performs calculations on...

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NoSQL für Moviepilot

January 14, 2013 at 2:45 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jNews

Die NoSQL-Datenbank Neo4J hat die Hauptrolle in Moviepilots Datenbank gewonnen. Die “größte Online-Filmcommunity Deutschlands” wird in Zukunft ihre Daten in der Graphdatenbank speichern. Agil und schnell, dabei aber nicht zuletzt dank ihrer Graphennatur sehr ressourcenschonden...

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Using Neo4j to Analyze Public Spending on International Development

December 17, 2012 at 10:07 am PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jNewsVideo

James Hughes of Kainos shares a project, based on Neo4j,  for the Department for International Development (DfID), a UK government agency working on providing transparency around the ways that aid money gets spent on different development projects.  ...

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iPad App Paper Awarded 2012 Apple Design Award!

December 13, 2012 at 6:00 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraphConnectNewsSocial

Congratulations to the entire team at FiftyThree for winning Apple’s 2012 Design Award in the category of iPad Developer Showcase! Each year, Apple acknowledges those who have set new standards to inspire other developers with their...

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Watch How Shutl (eBay Now) Delivers Even Faster with NoSQL

December 11, 2012 at 11:16 am PDT | Case StudyCustomer StoriesFEATUREDGeoLogisticsNeo4jVideo

Volker Pacher, Senior Developer at Graphie Award-winning Shutl, presents how Shutl utilized NoSQL solutions to improve their delivery performance in this video from NoSQL eXchange 2012. Their challenge was to build a new API to cope with the rapid...

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Watch Videos of Neo Technologists Presenting at NOSQL eXchange 2012

November 29, 2012 at 12:50 pm PDT | Customer StoriesVideo

NOSQL eXchange 2012 was a 1-day conference on November 29 in London organized by Skills Matter on the latest ideas and best practices in NOSQL technologies. The day conference was packed with presentations including several by...

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Bright Shines with New Graph Database Recruitment Tool for Job Seekers

September 20, 2012 at 7:01 am PDT | Customer StoriesNews

Back in June, Bright announced a new recruiting tool called Bright Score, a system that automatically scores whether someone is a good fit for the job. But that’s just one way Bright can make use of all the jobs data...

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Neo4j-based Assimilation Monitoring Project

September 18, 2012 at 7:40 am PDT | Customer StoriesNewsVideo

At LinuxCon 2012, Alan Robertson introduces the Assimilation Monitoring Project and discusses why he choose Neo4j for its database. I mentioned a few weeks ago that my talk at LinuxCon in San Diego had been...

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Assimilation Project Listens to New Graph Database Nodes: Network Switches and Ports

August 7, 2012 at 11:29 am PDT | Customer StoriesNews

Alan Robertson, long-time geek and founder of the Assimilation Project, updates GDN with this latest discovery!  The Assimilation Project system uses Neo4j to manage the relationships between the various entities in a network  from servers,...

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Neo4j in The Cancer Genome Atlas

August 6, 2012 at 9:14 am PDT | Customer StoriesNews

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) provides an unprecedented opportunity to take an integrated approach toward a systems level understanding of regulatory disruptions in cancer. Such disruptions and their consequences are intertwined within complex dynamical networks...

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Graph Database Neo4j is the Root of the Tree of Life

August 3, 2012 at 10:38 am PDT | Customer StoriesCustomersGraph DatabasesHealth Care and SciencePress Release

A new initiative aims to build a comprehensive tree of life that brings together everything scientists know about how all species are related, from the tiniest bacteria to the tallest tree. Researchers are working to...

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Tracking Employee Locations using Neo4j

July 31, 2012 at 11:00 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4j

Mark Needham, consultant with Thoughtworks, explores using Neo4j to manage the locations of his coworkers across three European offices.   Looking at the relationships with people and offices, he optimizes Lucene  queries to find the...

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NOSQL NOW! Adobe to Present on Adopting Graph Database

July 31, 2012 at 2:54 pm PDT | Customer StoriesFEATURED NEWSGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Adobe Systems: Evolving Neo4j for the Cloud Wednesday, August 22, 2012, 3:15 – 04:00 PM NOSQL NOW! San Jose, CA Stephen Cole, Project Lead, Adobe Systems Steve’s presentation will cover the challenges and solutions Adobe faced when adopting...

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I Know Kung Fu (or Using Neo4j on Rails Without JRuby)!

July 30, 2012 at 1:56 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

Sure graph databases are really cool and have a timestamp dated next week, but do you know when you should actually use one? Sometimes living on the bleeding edge pays off and in this talk,...

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What You Want to Know Using Graph Databases

July 27, 2012 at 10:49 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

In this video, Mark Needham of ThoughtWorks goes through the process of building a graph and driving out its design from the questions you want the answers to. He uses neography to do that and...

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Neo4j Good Practices

July 27, 2012 at 10:42 am PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jVideo

Ian Robinson, engineer at Neo Technology, shares some of the architectural, data modelling and implementation good practices that he’s identified while working with customers over the last couple of years. Watch the video on Skillsmatter.

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Mobile CB Radio plus Graph Database Provides Innovative GPS navigation

July 24, 2012 at 10:20 am PDT | Customer StoriesNews

Navatar, Poland-based company, merges the old and new technology with CB Navatar.  Drivers can still use their CB radio via their smart phones with the added benefit of communicating with nearby drivers based on their...

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Discover the Musical Connections to Jimmy Cliff with Neo4j Facebook App

July 20, 2012 at 3:43 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNews

Take a spin of the new Facebook App Six Degrees of Jimmy Cliff and see how the Legendary Jimmy Cliff  influenced your favorite artists and bands. The app was developed using the Musicbrainz database with Neo4j.

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Determining the ‘Graphiness’ of Your Database

July 5, 2012 at 12:24 pm PDT | Customer Stories

Max de Marzi, web developer and graph database expert and enthusiast, walks through a proof of concept for considering using Neo4j in a development project. ‘Graphiness’ is how well your data model fits into a...

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Case Study with Credit Unions and Graph Databases

July 5, 2012 at 12:00 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4j

Thoughtworks explores the benefits and flexibility of using graph databases, particularly Neo4j with Gremlin, to determine the eligibility for Credit Union membership in a CreditUnionFindr application which is currently under development. Read the full article.

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Tim Berglund: Connected Data with Neo4j

July 2, 2012 at 2:33 pm PDT | Customer StoriesEventGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

Neo4j is an open-source, enterprise-class database with a conventional feature set and a very unconventional data model. It offers support for Java, ACID transactions, and a feature-rich query language. But before you get too comfortable,...

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Introducing Py2neo and Geoff

July 2, 2012 at 8:32 am PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jVideo

Py2neo has become a popular library for Python developers to drive Neo4j’s REST API. In this video, Nigel Small describes how Py2neo evolved, and provides an introduction to how it is used. Nigel also explores...

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Who do you know who uses Neo4j?

June 28, 2012 at 3:16 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4j

Interested in Neo4j? Would you like to know who you know who knows Neo4j? Check out this LinkedIn Query.

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IBM Labs Perspective on Neo4j

June 25, 2012 at 9:27 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4j

Ajit Koti, a software developer at IBM Labs in Bengaluru, India, has written a great presentation on his experience with Neo4j. Neo4j is a high-performance, NOSQL graph database with all the features of a mature...

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Neo4J Recommendation engine for movies

June 21, 2012 at 8:37 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jRecommendation

This project is a basic tutorial to discover Neo4J and Cypher. It’s hosted on github. With this project, Florent Empis has built a Movie recommender using the Cypher query language. This query language has a very low barrier...

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Case Study: Neo4j in a .NET world

June 18, 2012 at 9:38 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

This year, a small team of developers, led by Tatham Oddie at Readify,  delivered a ASP.NET MVC app, with a Neo4j backed, all running in Azure. This isn’t in POC; it’s a production system. Also,...

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How much faster is a graph database, really?

June 15, 2012 at 4:37 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4j

In their new book, Neo4j In Action, Jonas Partner and Aleksa Vukotic perform a fascinating experiment. In theory, a graph database should be much faster than a relational databases in graph traversal. For example, in...

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Opigram: OpenCredo discusses a social recommendation engine

June 15, 2012 at 8:22 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jRecommendationSocialVideo

Nicki Watt of OpenCredo presents the lessons learned (and being learned) on an active Neo4j project: Opigram. Opigram is a socially oriented recommendation engine which is already live, with some 150k users and growing. 0614...

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Serious network analysis using Hadoop and Neo4j

June 14, 2012 at 4:48 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

Friso van Vollenhoven of Xebia uses a combination of Hadoop, Neo4j and browser based visualization and interactive tools to look at graphs, search for known interesting patterns in big graphs and do ad hoc querying...

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Network Inventory System with Neo4j

June 13, 2012 at 9:39 am PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4j

Neotropic details the database model and architecture of Kuwaiba, a network inventory system built with Neo4j. Details Kuwaiba provides an enterprise grade OSS (Operations and Support System) for network inventory in the context of IT...

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Graph Data in QlikView

June 12, 2012 at 8:44 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4j

The TIQView Blog shows using graph data in a business intelligence / business discovery solution like QlikView to do some more business related analytics. The result is an interactive QlikView analytics application where you can use a wide...

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Graphity: Retrieving the Top 10K News Feeds per second with Neo4j

June 11, 2012 at 9:52 am PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jNewsVideo

René Pickhardt, Webscience PhD student, University of  Koblenz,  presented at FOSDEM 2012 Graphity, a system which dynamically retrieve more than 10,000 temporal ordered news feeds per second in social networks with millions of users like Facebook and...

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Stay tuned for Assimilation Monitoring Project

June 4, 2012 at 9:43 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNews

Alan Robertson, ‘long-time geek and founder of Linux-HA project with interests in managing computers’, is taking systems management to a new depth with using very low overhead. With Continuous Stealth DiscoveryTM, Robertson is building a...

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Managing Highly Connected Data in Neo4j

May 30, 2012 at 8:00 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

Jim Webber discusses how connected data is driving new classes of innovative applications and investigate the strengths and weaknesses of common NOSQL families for dealing handling it. The focus is on the characteristics of Neo4j...

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Neo4j Tales from the Trenches: A Recommendation Engine Case Study

May 29, 2012 at 8:00 am PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jRecommendationVideo

Nicki Watt and Michal Bachman present the lessons learned (and being learned) on an active Neo4J project – Opigram. Opigram is a socially orientated recommendation engine which is already live, with some 150k users and...

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Erfahren Sie mehr zu Neo4j in der Praxis anhand einer Kundenanwendung

May 25, 2012 at 1:06 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGerman EditionNeo4jVideo

Was sind eigentlich Graphdatenbanken – Was war die spezifische Kundenanforderung – Wie hat Neo Technology zum Kundenerfolg beigetragen – Warum hatte Neo Technology die richtige Technologie für das Kundenprojekt.  

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Gaming Company Gamesys introduces Neo4j into a Relational Database Organization

May 24, 2012 at 8:43 am PDT | Customer StoriesFEATURED NEWSGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

Toby O’Rourke and Michael McCarthy present their experiences of introducing Neo4j into Gamesys, a relational database organization. Toby and Michael discuss How Neo4j stacked up against the competition: FlockDB, InfoGrid, DEX, and OrientDB The path...

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Neo4j Spatial — Geo Data for the Rest of Us

May 22, 2012 at 2:38 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jVideo

Compelling location-based services require more than simple “what’s near me?” operations. The Open Street Map dataset is a perfect example of a rich geographically-based wiki that can be used for much more than map rendering....

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Case Study Video: Fit Studio

May 21, 2012 at 6:08 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4jVideo

Prasanna Pendse from ThoughtWorks discusses FitStudio, a social fitness website built with Ruby on Rails and Neo4j. With this real use case, you can learn the benefits of graph databases for building your own social...

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Case Study: Women’s Worlds in Qajar Iran

May 17, 2012 at 7:50 pm PDT | Customer StoriesNeo4j

Women’s Worlds in Qajar Iran is a website and digital archive of materials related to the lives of women during the Qajar era, including writings, photographs, financial and legal documents, art work, and objects of daily...

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Case Study: Real Time Recommendations with a Graph Database

May 17, 2012 at 4:47 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4jRecommendation

Case Study: Real-time Recommendations with a Graph Database Whether you want to be Facebook or are selling shoelaces online, if you have users then you have a social graph. Reveal the hidden graph in your...

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Geoprocessing with Neo4j-Spatial and OSM

May 17, 2012 at 4:27 pm PDT | Customer StoriesGraph DatabasesNeo4j

What better way to perform geoprocessing than on a graph! And what better dataset to play with than Open Street Map! Craig Taverner of AmanziTel discusses the advantages of using a graph database for geographic data...

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