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8 Tips and Experiences on Neo4j With Java

#neo4j #java wednesday, april 27, 2022

In this post and video, I want to share 8 tips and experiences that I’ve learned over the years while using Neo4j OGM with Java in real-world projects.



  • Define proper domain ID or UUID

  • Be aware of MATCH / MERGE

  • Try out your stuff in Graph Browser

  • Make use of OGM’s auto mapping

  • For refactorings / graph changes use APOC

  • Consider date / time types

  • Have “multi-tenancy” in mind

  • Have your production schema and indexes in mind


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