Over a million developers have joined DZone.

Decibel Music Discovery Moving to Neo4j

DZone's Guide to

Decibel Music Discovery Moving to Neo4j

· Database Zone
Free Resource

Whether you work in SQL Server Management Studio or Visual Studio, Redgate tools integrate with your existing infrastructure, enabling you to align DevOps for your applications with DevOps for your SQL Server databases. Discover true Database DevOps, brought to you in partnership with Redgate.

Music services (and really any sort of entertainment databases with genres) are becoming prime candidates for graph databases.  Decibel is the latest company to realize that the RDBMS they started with is not going to be the most efficient model for data as they scale out their application.

"Relational databases are good for some things, but when you try to twist it around to be a graph database, they get very upset with you"

-- Evan Stein, Decibel founder

Stein also says that they need their database to go 20 to 30 times faster for their partner Jugglit, an all-around entertainment discovery service.

It’s easier than you think to extend DevOps practices to SQL Server with Redgate tools. Discover how to introduce true Database DevOps, brought to you in partnership with Redgate


Opinions expressed by DZone contributors are their own.


Dev Resources & Solutions Straight to Your Inbox

Thanks for subscribing!

Awesome! Check your inbox to verify your email so you can start receiving the latest in tech news and resources.


{{ parent.title || parent.header.title}}

{{ parent.tldr }}

{{ parent.urlSource.name }}