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    Getting to Know Graal, the New Java JIT Compiler

    by Ben Evans Follow 35 Followers on  Jul 16, 2018 6

    Oracle has released Graal, which is both a new JIT compiler for Java and a major component in their next-generation polyglot virtual machine, GraalVM. The effort aims to improve startup time and reduce footprint of Java applications as well as unlock fully polyglot, multi-language technologies within a single VM. The initial release includes JVM and JS with LLVM, Ruby and R in beta.

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    Deterministic Execution on the JVM

    by Ben Evans Follow 35 Followers on  Feb 21, 2017

    For many use cases (for example cryptocurrency ledgers), we need to ensure that any action will execute deterministically and terminate. In this article, Ben Evans reviews the theory behind the WhitelistClassLoader.

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