Neo4j Fundamentals - Zürich

This course helps build a good knowledge of graph databases. It also teaches the core functionality of the Neo4j graph database. With a mixture of theory and hands-on practice sessions, you will quickly learn how easy it is to work with a powerful graph database using Cypher as the query language

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to Graphs
  • Introduction to Graph based Modeling
  • Neo4j and Cypher
  • Advanced Queries with Cypher

Audience: Developers, Administrators, DevOps engineers, DBAs, Business Analysts and students. Executives and others who want an overview of the Neo4j technology.

Skill Level: Beginner Delivery Type: Classroom delivery with instructor

Skills taught:

  • An understanding of graph databases
  • How to use graph databases
  • Introduction to data modeling with Graph databases
  • How to get started working with Neo4j
  • Build confidence in building a graph enabled application

Prerequisites: You don’t need any previous experience with Neo4j, NoSQL databases or specific development languages

Technical requirements: You will need your own laptop. Please arrive early to quickly install the product and labs used in the class.

INSTRUCTOR: Patrick Baumgartner works as a passionate software craftsman at 42talents and builds software with Java/JEE, Spring Framework, OSGi, NoSQL databases and other open source technologies. Since he got in touch with Neo4j a few years ago, he sees the whole world as one big connected graph and loves to talk about it.

Patrick is a host of the Neo4j Zurich and the Software Craftsmanship Zurich Meetup group and is engaged in the agile community in Switzerland.

Twitter: @patbaumgartner @42talents Website:

FAQs: What should I bring to the event? Please bring a laptop with Neo4j installed and a power cord. We will supply breakfast, lunch and refreshments.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? For any questions about the event, e-mail

Price: CHF 180
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