Philip Rathle discusses the five graphs of telecommunications and how companies like Deutsche Telekom, Maaii, Telenor and HP are now using graph databases in their everyday business.

Communication companies are an obvious fit for graphs, as so many of the critical data sets in telecommunications are graphs. From the network graph, to the social graph, to the call center graph, and the master data graph, Telcos worldwide have begun to use graph databases to achieve competitive gain. Neo4j provides thousand-fold performance improvements and massive agility benefits over relational databases, enabling new levels of performance and insight.