Christopher is a Neos team member since 2008. As a CEO / founder of networkteam GmbH (Kiel & Hamburg) he is applying open source approaches into software development for web and mobile applications with various technologies.
Talk: From the Labs
(together with Bernhard Schmitt)
The Content Graph: Providing an efficient data structure for an event-sourced Neos Content Repository
With the content repository evolved from a simple tree to multiple trees representing different dimensions and workspaces with complex fallback mechanisms, it has become more and more difficult to maintain the current Node-only-based structure in a performant way.
The idea of separating content from structure and representing them as nodes and edges in a graph serves very well as a mental model and data structure as well as a master projection in the advent of event sourcing.