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Amazon Neptune

Fast, reliable graph database built for the cloud
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What is Amazon Neptune?

Amazon Neptune is a fast, reliable, fully-managed graph database service that makes it easy to build and run applications that work with highly connected datasets. The core of Amazon Neptune is a purpose-built, high-performance graph database engine optimized for storing billions of relationships and querying the graph with milliseconds latency.
Amazon Neptune is a tool in the Graph Database as a Service category of a tech stack.

Who uses Amazon Neptune?

Companies
7 companies reportedly use Amazon Neptune in their tech stacks, including Herren, STAC, and FetchyFox.

Developers
22 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Amazon Neptune.

Why developers like Amazon Neptune?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Amazon Neptune

Amazon Neptune's Features

  • High performance and scalability
  • High availability and durability
  • Open Graph APIs
  • Highly secure
  • Fully managed
  • Fast parallel bulk data uploading
  • Cost-effective

Amazon Neptune Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Amazon Neptune?
Neo4j
Neo4j stores data in nodes connected by directed, typed relationships with properties on both, also known as a Property Graph. It is a high performance graph store with all the features expected of a mature and robust database, like a friendly query language and ACID transactions.
GraphQL
GraphQL is a data query language and runtime designed and used at Facebook to request and deliver data to mobile and web apps since 2012.
OrientDB
It is an open source NoSQL database management system written in Java. It is a Multi-model database, supporting graph, document, key/value, and object models, but the relationships are managed as in graph databases with direct connections between records.
JanusGraph
It is a scalable graph database optimized for storing and querying graphs containing hundreds of billions of vertices and edges distributed across a multi-machine cluster. It is a transactional database that can support thousands of concurrent users executing complex graph traversals in real time.
GrapheneDB
With automated backups, lightning-fast provisioning, 24x7 monitoring, and best-in-class support. Available on AWS, Azure and Heroku.
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Amazon Neptune's Followers
66 developers follow Amazon Neptune to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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