18:00 – Welcome
18:10 – Session 1 – 20 mins – Brendon Page – Where Graph Databases Fit in the World of NoSql
18:30 – 10 min drinks gathering break
18:50 – Session 2 – 20 mins – Brendon Page – SQL 2 Cypher
Session 1 – Brendon Page (Chillisoft)
Topic: Graph Databases in the World of NoSql
The word NoSql is all the rage these days but why would we use a NoSql database? And which one do we use when? Understanding this is critical to deciding when to use a graph database.
Session 2 – Brendon Page (Chillisoft)
Topic: SQL 2 Cypher
Here we take a look at how some common SQL queries look like in Cypher, the query language used by Neo4j. We start with the basics and quickly ramp up to some nightmarish SQL that is surprisingly elegant in Cypher. In addition to getting a feel for Cypher, these examples will give more concrete examples to when to use a graph database.