Beating Java AWS Lambda Cold Starts With GraalVM Native Image and Quarkus

What we’ll be doing: In this article I’ll show you how to build a GraalVM native-image to be deployed on AWS Lambda to massively decrease your cold start times. What’s the result? Java AWS Lambda Function with near 200 milliseconds cold start. Some of the instructions for this article came from following instructions from Quarkus here - however this article explains the steps I needed to take to get working and hope it helps you too....

May 21, 2021 · 5 min · Alex