Can Java cold start?

A Quarkus based HTTP service

In this installment of the series we are using examples running on Quarkus to cold start the HTTP service.

If you want to run the experiment yourself you can download the example.tar.gz file.

Example Process start Process ready Process total
Example 16 - Quarkus 405 ms 111 ms 558 ms
Example 17 - Quarkus (Docker) 1,611 ms 921 ms 2,532 ms

These numbers were collected on a Mac Mini M1 with 16GB using Java 17


If you have any comments, suggestions or concerns, please start a discussion on GitHub.

Posted October 25th, 2021