To answer this question we really need to define what is meant with cold-start. In this blog series we will explore several ways to look at this problem as illustrated by the list below.
We now have several ways of looking at what cold-start is? But what about a Java process? Can we also look at that in different ways? Absolutely, for many organization when they talk about a Java process they would mean a Spring Boot application. So which frameworks, libraries, servers and tools are we going to have a look at? See below for the list we will explore.
So how are we going to determine our numbers? For each entry in the list above we will write a HTTP endpoint that will return 'Hello World' when invoked. And measure how long it takes for the process to be up and running.
Posted September 22nd, 2021