Skip to content
A Python persistence framework for graph databases like Neo4j, OrientDB and Titan.
Python JavaScript CSS Groovy
Find file
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Failed to load latest commit information.
bulbs
docs
scripts
tests
.gitignore
AUTHORS
CHANGES
LICENSE
MANIFEST.in
Makefile
README
setup.cfg
setup.py
tox.ini

README

                               Bulbs   

          a Python persistence framework for graph databases


What is Bulbs?

Bulbs is a Python persistence framework for graph databases that supports 
Python 3 and Python 2.7.

It connects to several graph-database servers, including Neo4j Server and Rexster.

Neo4j Server is Neo4j's open-source REST server, and it is avalble as an
Heroku Add On (http://addons.heroku.com/neo4j).

Rexster is a graph-database REST server optimized for recommendations. 
It is part of the  TinkerPop stack and connects to any Blueprints-enabled 
graph database, including Neo4j, OrientDB, Dex, OpenRDF Sail, and TinkerGraph.

Bulbs supports pluggable backends, and more native bindings are in the works.

Is it ready?

A preview release is out now, and I welecome feedback on how to improve it.
The API will probably change somewhat until we hit 1.0.

What do I need?

* Neo4j Server (http://neo4j.org/), or 
* Rexster  (https://github.com/tinkerpop/rexster)

And a few Python libraries, such as ujson and httplib2.

Where are the docs?

The 0.3.x docs are now online at http://bulbflow.com. 

Where can I get help?

* Neo4j User group (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/neo4j)
* Gremlin User group (https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/gremlin-users)
* Email me directly at james@jamesthornton.com.








Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.