Course Outline

About Neo4j


  • Participants must have a basic knowledge of databases
  • Basic understanding of RDBMS and/or NoSQL


2-5 days (covering a subset of the topics - contact us for more information/customization)

Lab Setup

Hardware Configuration

Participants must have access to a system with the following hardware configuration:

  • 2GB of free RAM, 20GB of free disk space and full network connectivity

Software configuration

  • Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop Edition (sudo/root access required)
  • Firefox and Chrome browsers

Course Outline for Neo4j and Graph Databases

Introduction to Graph Databases
  • Introduction to Graph Databases and Property Graph Model
  • Comparative study between Graph Databases and RDBMS
  • Comparative study between Graph Databases and NoSQL
Introduction to Neo4j
  • Installation of Neo4j
  • Highlights of Neo4j
  • Introduction to Neo4j Browser
Introduction to Cypher
  • Basic Syntax
  • Clauses
  • Functions
  • Schema
  • Query Optimisation
  • Journey from SQL to Cypher
Dealing with Data
  • Graph Data Modelling
  • Neo4j - Import/Export Data
  • Neo4j - Graph Visualization
Neo4j - Drivers and Tools
  • Language Drivers
  • Graph Visualization Tools
  • Database Schema Management System
  • Database Migration Tools

The classroom training will be provided in Bangalore (Bengaluru), Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai or Delhi and will be conducted in the client's premises. All the necessary hardware/software infrastructure must be provided by the client.