Alina Yurenko

Alina Yurenko

Developer Advocate for GraalVM at Oracle Labs

Alina is a developer advocate for GraalVM at Oracle Labs, a research & development organization at Oracle. Loves both programming & natural languages, compilers, and open source.

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology


  • graalvm
  • java
  • performance

Fast And Lightweight Spring Boot Applications With GraalVM

Spring Boot 3.0 has introduced GA of GraalVM Native Image support, previously incubated in the Spring Native project. Now you can easily compile your Spring Boot application ahead of time with GraalVM to produce a native executable that starts fast, needs less memory, and doesn’t require a JVM. In this session we'll take a look at building native Spring Boot apps from scratch, leveraging latest GraalVM features, and using popular libraries

Supercharge your Java applications with GraalVM 🚀

You've probably heard of GraalVM Native Image and how it is great for startup time & memory consumption of Java applications, but do you know how to use it to the fullest in practice? In this session we'll look at developing and testing Native Image applications, optimizing their performance, working with metadata and configuration, and more!

Fast and Efficient Java with GraalVM

GraalVM is a high-performance virtual machine, bringing new performance optimizations for individual languages and seamless interoperability for polyglot applications.

In this session we'll talk about how to build Java microservices that start in milliseconds and have low memory footprint. In addition to better performance and resource utilization, this also allows to significantly cut costs in cloud environments.

Come to this talk to learn the best cases for using GraalVM native images, take a look at how to make real-world applications GraalVM-ready and at the ecosystem of frameworks and libraries that you can use with GraalVM.

JCON EUROPE 2024 Upcoming

May 2024 Köln, Germany

Microsoft JDConf 2024 Upcoming

March 2024

Jfokus 2024

February 2024 Stockholm, Sweden

Alina Yurenko

Developer Advocate for GraalVM at Oracle Labs