07 Feb Neo4j 4.0 Fabric – A Look Behind the Curtain
This week, Neo4j announced version 4.0, featuring their Fabric database, advertised as offering “unlimited scalability.” They go on to describe it as “Sharding and federation: Neo4j 4.0 now allows for horizontal scaling.
We took a look at what Neo4j says about their new offering, and we’d like to share our findings with you.
Neo4j 4.0 Fabric
TigerGraph Distributed Database
Data Loading and Sharding
User manually partitions data and loads separately to each machine/database
One loading job and automatic partitioning
User must design multi-stage queries to manually query each machine/database and then stitch results together
Query as a single database
Not ACID across the fabric
Federation of separate databases
True Distributed Database with automatic partitioning. No hassle, high performance
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The TigerGraph Team