Contents tagged with Orchard

  • Graph databases in Orchard

    Tags: graph database, Orchard, Neo4j

    I've recently opened a discussion on the Orchard boards about graph databases. A proper graph database under Associativy could greatly enhance its performance and scalability. Associativy now actually stores the graph in an SQL table, however for quick traversal it also loads it into memory. This is fine, but most likely won't work consistently in a multi-node environment like a web farm and can lead to performance problems with very large graphs.

    Share your ideas in the discussion! Not only … more

  • Web services coming to Associativy

    Tags: Orchard, Web API, web services, news, update

    Knowledge is best when it's shared. For Associativy this means that there should be an API that developers can leverage to access knowledge graphs.

    The 1.6 release of Orchard will bring many new features, among others Web API integration. Web API is a great tool for building public APIs that are exposed as RESTful web services, and Associativy will soon be equipped with Web API endpoints. This way you'll be able to access your Associativy graphs through a wide variety of clients, including … more