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Derek Kuc

Derek Kuc

Principal Software Engineer @ Apollo

Derek is an open source enthusiast working at Apollo. Prior to joining Apollo, Derek was a principal engineer at Expedia where he helped adopt GraphQL and open source GraphQL-Kotlin.

Supercharge your GraphQL with Ktor and GraalVM

GraphQL Kotlin is the best way to run GraphQL in Kotlin. It is a code first solution giving you great developer experience. You simply write functions some data and they will be automatically exposed as a GraphQL schema.

GraalVM is a high-performance runtime that provides significant improvements in application performance and efficiency which is ideal for microservices.

Join the session to see how you can run a highly performant GraphQL server using Ktor and GraalVM!