Presentation: JIT vs AOT Performance With GraalVM

Track: Bare Knuckle Performance

Location: Pacific DEKJ

Duration: 4:10pm - 5:00pm

Day of week: Monday

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In this session we are going to talk about various aspects of performance, such as peak throughput, startup, memory footprint and more, and how you can optimize your applications for them with GraalVM. GraalVM is a high-performance virtual machine, bringing new performance optimizations for individual languages and seamless interoperability for polyglot applications.

In particular, we’ll discuss JIT and AOT compilation and and talk about their advantages and trade-offs. Also, we’ll go through some practical examples comparing JIT compilation with HotSpot and GraalVM, JIT and AOT, improving AOT with profile-guided optimizations and more.

Speaker: Alina Yurenko

Developer Advocate for GraalVM @Oracle

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