Over 90 hands-on recipes to master the art of network analysis and visualization with Gephi
Gephi is an open source, user-friendly network visualization and analysis tool that provides numerous powerful features, making it easy for novices to get to grips with graph analysis quickly.
This book is your one-stop guide to learning Gephi's interactive networking and visualization, alongside the graph theory concepts that drive them. Each recipe walks you through a task and explains why and how it works. Starting with installing Gephi, you will learn how to begin analyzing a graph using Gephi's various features. You will discover how to make informed decisions using layout algorithms and filters, and perform statistical analysis with real-world datasets. This guide is an invaluable resource if you would like to plunge into the network analysis domain without having to learn how to code.
What You Will Learn
Install and configure Gephi on your system and understand its various features
Perform basic manipulation and exploration tasks on graphs
Understand various layout algorithms present by default in Gephi and the principles behind them
Explore the properties of graphical networks using numerous filters and statistical metrics available in Gephi
Import graph data from different sources and manipulate it directly in tabular formats
Use real-world datasets to better understand network analysis
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