This course introduces the audience to graph databases and the Neo4j graph database product. In this course, Introduction to Graph Databases, Cypher, and Neo4j, you will gain an introductory knowledge of graph databases. First, you will learn what a graph database is. Next, you will discover how to install and setup Neo4j, how to query graphs with a query language called Cypher, and how to add and manipulate data. Finally, you will explore information about database optimization. By the end of this course, you will know how to use the database using its Bolt and REST APIs with and without a client library.
Course Overview Hi everyone. My name is Roland Guijt, and welcome to my course, Introduction to Graph Databases, Cypher, and Neo4j. I'm an independent software developer and trainer based in the Netherlands. Graph databases can be a tremendous advantage when working with data that is highly connected. This course in an introduction to graph databases, and also the query language Cypher, and a database product, Neo4j. Some of the topics that we will cover include the concepts of a graph database, querying the graph database with Cypher, and accessing a Neo4j graph database remotely. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with databases in general and relational databases. So don't delay, continue on with the first module, and enjoy your graph database journey.