Amazon Neptune

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Amazon Neptune is a fully managed graph database product by It is used as a web service and is part of Amazon Web Services. It was announced on November 29, 2017.[1] Amazon Neptune supports popular graph models property graph and W3C's RDF, and their respective query languages Apache TinkerPop Gremlin and SPARQL, allowing you to easily build queries that efficiently navigate highly connected datasets. Neptune powers graph use cases such as recommendation engines, fraud detection, knowledge graphs, drug discovery, and network security.

Neptune general availability (GA) was announced on May 30, 2018[2][3]. Neptune is now generally available in the US East (N. Virginia), US East (Ohio), US West (Oregon), Europe (Ireland), Europe (London)[4], Europe (Frankfurt)[5], and Asia Pacific (Singapore)[6] AWS regions. On September 12, 2018, it was announced that Neptune achieved HIPAA eligibility[7] enabling it to process datasets containing protected health information (PHI). On December 12, 20018, it was announced that Amazon Neptune was in-scope for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, ISO 9001, ISO 27001, ISO 27017, and ISO 27018 compliance programs[8].

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  1. ^ "Amazon Neptune – A Fully Managed Graph Database Service - Amazon Web Services". 29 November 2017.
  2. ^ "AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon Neptune". Amazon Web Services. 30 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Amazon Neptune is now generally available to build fast, reliable graph applications". Amazon Web Services. 30 May 2018.
  4. ^ "Amazon Neptune is Now Available in Europe (London)". Amazon Web Services. 3 October 2018.
  5. ^ "Amazon Neptune is Now Available in Europe (Frankfurt)". Amazon Web Services. 7 November 2018.
  6. ^ "Amazon Neptune is Now Available in Asia Pacific (Singapore)". Amazon Web Services. 13 December 2018.
  7. ^ "Amazon Neptune Achieves HIPAA Eligibility". Amazon Web Services. 12 September 2018.
  8. ^ "Amazon Neptune Now In-Scope for PCI DSS and ISO Compliance Programs". Amazon Web Services. 12 December 2018.

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