Graph Analytics with Neo4j: An Introduction to Graph Databases & Neo4j

Neo4J 4.3.6    |    Beginner
  • 14 Videos | 1h 47m 29s
  • Includes Assessment
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This course serves as a quick introduction to the concepts around graph databases, their use cases, and gives you a glimpse into the Neo4j graph database. Explore a theoretical overview of graphs, including how information is stored as nodes and edges, and how graph databases emphasize the connections between entities. Learn about a specific graph database, Neo4j, which is among the most mature and widely used out in the market. Practice the installation and setup of such a database, and look into the UI-based applications available to interact with it - namely the Neo4j Desktop and Neo4j browser. Moving on, examine some basic database administration tasks such as creating a local database and connecting to a remotely hosted one. Finally, delve into the fundamentals of querying a Neo4j database using its own Cypher query language. Upon completion you'll be able to recognize the strengths and use cases for graph databases and to set up and use Neo4j Desktop

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    describe the structure and components of a graph
    recognize the different types of graphs based on the relationships between the nodes
    compare and contrast graph databases and relational data structures
    describe the properties and features of the Neo4j graph database
    set up Neo4j Desktop on your machine
    create a database management system from a dump file in Neo4j Desktop
  • recognize the features including supporting apps which are available when using Neo4j Desktop
    describe how nodes and relationships are rendered when queries are run against a Neo4j database
    use the Neo4j Browser to run simple queries using the Cypher query language
    search for nodes in a Neo4j database based on a pattern of relationships between the nodes
    access a hosted database on a remote server from your local Neo4j Desktop
    view the documentation for various Neo4j commands and Cypher queries using the help feature
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    2m 39s
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    2. 
    An Overview of Graphs
    7m 35s
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    3. 
    Types of Graphs
    4m 26s
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    4. 
    Graph and Relational Structures
    12m 22s
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    Graph Databases and Neo4j
    7m 17s
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    6. 
    Downloading and Installing Neo4j Desktop
    5m 38s
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    7. 
    Starting and Stopping a DBMS
    10m 24s
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    Exploring the Neo4j Desktop Menu
    4m 55s
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    9. 
    Viewing the Contents of a Graph Database
    10m 19s
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    Executing Simple Cypher Queries
    11m 40s
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    Querying Based on Relationships
    12m 16s
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    12. 
    Connecting to a Remote Database
    11m 53s
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    13. 
    The help Command
    3m 51s
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    14. 
    Course Summary
    2m 14s

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