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Using Neo4j-OGM with Spring Boot

In my last post, I detailed how to use the official Neo4j drivers within a Spring Boot application. In this post, I will take it one step further by explaining how to you cam utilise the Neo4j-OGM to encapsulate your business logic into java objects that can be mapped directly…

Using the Neo4j Driver in Spring Boot

By choice, I’d normally steer clear of Java if I wanted to write a lightweight application, preferring to write something with express. But since joining Neo4j last summer, I’ve become exposed to Java on a daily basis, writing User Defined Functions & Procedures in Neo4j. However, since being introduced to…

Mastering Ouril with Neo4j

On a recent holiday to Cape Verde, I became obsessed with the local game Ouril. Showing the locals how #Ouril can be improved with an install of Neo4j Enterprise edition. #alwaysbeclosing 🇨🇻 A post shared by Adam Cowley (@adamcowley) on Aug 14, 2017 at 8:10am PDT Ouril is a strategy…

Loading Twitter Data into Neo4j with APOC

For the Graph Hack at this years Graph Connect, myself and the Dead Pony Club aimed to combine candidate datasets with donation data,  Twitter and fake news sources to attempt to find out which politicians, if any, were directly influenced by fake news. My task for the evening was to pull…

WordPress Recommendations with Neo4j – Part 4: PageRank with APOC Procedures

Since the 3.0 release of Neo4j, the system has supported Procedures.  Unlike Unmanaged Extensions which are called via the REST API, Procedures can be invoked directly through a cypher statement.  The yielded values of the procedure, whether they be nodes, relationships or other arbitrary values can then be used within the cypher statement. Unfortunately…