Neo4j vs. MySQL – The Results
total running time (ms) for step traverals of length n
total running time (ms) for traversals of length n
4.5x faster 1.9x faster
1 2 3 4
average over the 250 most dense vertices as root of the traveral
• At step 5, Neo4j completed it in 14 minutes.
• At step 5, MySQL was still running after 2 hours (process stopped).