Neo4j Tutorial - London

Friday September 27 09:00-17:00 BST

This tutorial covers the core functionality of the Neo4j graph database. With a mixture of theory and hands-on practice sessions, attendees will quickly learn how easy it is to develop a Neo4j-backed application. You will leave with an understanding of graph databases, when to use them, and how to get started working with Neo4j.

Topics covered include:

  • Introduction to Neo4j, from installation to basic operation
  • Fundamentals of graph modeling
  • Querying, creating and updating with the Cypher query language
  • A survey of real-world use cases
  • Opportunity to consult on current projects, possible implementations and proof of concepts 

Attendees won't need any previous experience with Neo4j, NOSQL databases or specific development languages, but will need their own laptop.


INSTRUCTOR

Aleksa Vukotic, Senior Consultant, OpenCredo

Aleksa VukoticData Management Practice lead and Principal Consultant at OpenCredo, Aleksa is a keen lean and agile advocate, author, trainer, software architect and developer, with wide experience of leading roles in the successful delivery of business critical software projects.

In addition to his Java EE expertise, Aleksa is often utilising his outstanding problem solving skills to tackle the most complex problems arising within the projects. More recently, the focus of Aleksa's technology interest has been the application of NoSQL storage solutions for solving complex data problems.

Aleksa has pioneered the use of Esper, open source CEP/ESP engine, to solve complex problems in real time critical applications. As part of his role he has raised awareness of CEP/ESP with Esper in large organisations, by giving technical talks and delivering training to development teams. The combination of high-level management skills and outstanding technical knowledge has make Aleksa invaluable when software teams needed to be motivated to bring the best out the themselves and make rapid progress toward successful project delivery.

Aleksa has authored the technology books 'Pro Spring 2.5' and 'Apache Tomcat 7' as well as articles for the Open Source Journal. Aleksa is also a keen blogger and regularly updates his readers on what he is working on and technical challenges he overcomes, this can be found here.


COMMENTS FROM ANOTHER ATTENDEE

Watch an attendee from an earlier Neo4j Tutorial discuss his experience below


LOCATION

LMG Training & Development, 202 Blackfriars Road, Southwark, SE1 8NJ, London


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For any questions about the event, please e-mail Adam at adam.herzog@neotechnology.com