InfoWorld’s Andrew Oliver showcases the 9 technologies for a supercharged 2014 which includes Graph Databases.

Time to walk the talk — make sure your company is grabbing 2014 by the horns and taking advantage of today’s incredible tools

3. Graph databases
From recommendation engines to social networks to geographic analysis to even bioanalytics, graph databases give you more bang for the buck. Friend-of-a-friend queries are not too efficient in the traditional RDBMS, even with all of the latest features, because the structure is still wrong. While graph databases have been around for decades, the recent data explosion and interest in personalization has made them more popular. Check out Neo4j and Apache Giraph.

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