[Neo] how does nioneo store nodes and relationships

afterstep 13 afterstep13 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 30 18:27:26 CEST 2009


I would like to learn more on how data is organized on the disk for
graph databases.
How is the data on the disk retrieved and updated ?

What techniques are used to optimize this whole process ?

I could find almost no literature on these topics.

--pranabendu

On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 9:11 PM, Johan Svensson <johan at neotechnology.com> wrote:
> The storage part in a graph databases is tricky (many to many
> relationships problem) and there is not that much information on how
> to handle that problem.
>
> The other parts in a database such as transactions and ACID features
> works pretty much the same be it a graph database, key-value store or
> RDBMS/ODBMS (or at least the same techniques can be used). There is a
> vast amount of information available about these topics so if you can
> specify a bit more what you are interested in I may know some good
> article.
>
> -Johan
>


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