Released OrientDB v1.7 rc1: new relationship engine, improved SQL and Graph API

Orient Technologies has just released OrientDB v1.7-rc1. This is the first Release Candidate of the version 1.7, other Release Candidate will follow in the next weeks.

To download OrientDB 1.7 rc1 goto:

So what’s new?

The most important news is the new engine to manage Relationships. We knew the biggest OrientDB’s bottleneck was on management of vertices with many edges. Andrey posted a benchmark about importing Wikipedia dataset comparing the new OrientDB 1.7-rc1 and previous OrientDB 1.6.4. In all the tests the new version outperforms the previous one, even 15x! No more pain on managing many edges!

Benchmark OrientDB v1.7-rc1 vc 1.6.4:

Other news are mostly related to increase the power and expressiveness of OrientDB SQL language and Graph model.

Below all the enhancements:


Full list of closed issues:

Enterprise Edition

OrientDB Community Edition is FREE for any usage. If you wan additional features and Professional support, ask for a trial of Enterprise Edition: Enterprise Edition.

Enjoy Graphs,

Luca Garulli
CEO at Orient Technologies
the Company behind OrientDB


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