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Cypher Indexes and Constraints

Course Duration
2-3 hours
Cypher Graph Databases and Neo4j Intermediate Processing

Course description

Build on from the knowledge gained in the Cypher Intermediate Queries course by learning how to create and manage indexes and constraints to make your database more performant.

This course uses the Recommendations dataset which contains Person, Movie, Genre, and User nodes.


To take this course we recommend that you have taken these courses in GraphAcademy:


2-3 hours

What you will learn

  • How Neo4j uses indexes and constraints to improve query and load performance.

  • How to create and use constraints in Neo4j.

  • How to create and use indexes in Neo4j.

  • How to create and use full-text indexes in Neo4j.

  • How to control and better understand the use of indexes in Neo4j.

Get Support

If you find yourself stuck at any stage then our friendly community will be happy to help. You can reach out for help on the Neo4j Community Site, or head over to the Neo4j Discord server for real-time discussions.


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