Experiments with GraalVM native images (2/2)

The previous blog post was about the “normal way” of using GraalVM native images. In this blog post I use it to run Java code on Android without the usual limitations of “Android Java”. I.e. the Java code can be JDK 11 and include arbitrary libraries which is usually not possible when using Dalvik or […]

Experiments with GraalVM native images (1/2)

This blog post is about the experience I made when compiling the GraphHopper routing engine to a native executable using GraalVM. The GraphHopper routing engine is an open source project that uses the road network from OpenStreetMap and is able to calculate routes from A to B very fast and offers other features like isochrone […]

Graphhopper Directions API News October

A long silence for a young company can mean many different things. In our case it only means that we further concentrate on making our products better! We are very happy to improve the GraphHopper Directions API every week and keep you up to date with this newsletter. We improved the Route Optimization API in […]

GraphHopper Routing Engine 0.8 Released

We are proud to release version 0.8 of our open source GraphHopper routing engine! Here is the polished snap-to-road feature in two screenshots: A big thanks goes to all of our contributors and translators! To become a contributor see our contributing guidelines and e.g. the good first issues. Read here to see how to become […]