back to article Neo4j graph database boss: 'The mainstream is always under attack'

Emil Eifrem, chief exec of Neo4j, has said that graph databases are at a turning point for so long that you'd imagine he's bored of the line by now. But 2018 might just be the year his predictions come true. Speaking at his firm's Graph Connect event in London last week, Eifrem once again asserted that the graph industry is " …

  1. Adam 52 Silver badge

    Are you aware that paid for advertising is supposed to be clearly labelled as such? It's​considered misleading and fraudulent otherwise.

  2. Voland's right hand Silver badge

    Sponsored Infomercial

    I thought it was supposed to be "biting the hand that feeds IT". Not "conforming to naso-rectal alignment guidelines".

  3. Destroy All Monsters Silver badge

    "Cypher for Gremlin allows developers to access Gremlin databases using Cypher," said Freytag.

    But isn't Gremlin the graph traversal language to some database modeling a graph?

    So I think a translator would be more appropriate.

    Anyway, we have had Datalog since like forever, so why not use that?

  4. Martin Gregorie Silver badge


    Sounds more like somebody rediscovered IDMS, which was popular in the 1980s, rather than inventing anything new.

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