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Kubernetes-native Java with low memory footprint, fast boot times for microservices and serverless applications.

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Getting started with Quarkus

10 minutes | Beginner

Learn Quarkus basics by standing up a straightforward application serving a hello endpoint.


Quarkus for Spring Boot developers

15 minutes | Beginner

Use Spring annotations for Spring Data, Web, and Dependency Injection by building a Quarkus application that integrates (via JPA) with an underlying database, injects beans using Spring DI, and expose them as RESTful endpoints via Spring Rest.


Reactive streaming with Quarkus and Kafka

15 minutes | Beginner

Build a streaming application using MicroProfile reactive streams messaging and Apache Kafka, a distributed streaming platform.


Effective data with Hibernate and Panache from Quarkus

15 minutes | Beginner

Learn about Quarkus and Hibernate ORM with Panache to create supersonic, subatomic Java applications with simplified Hibernate queries.

Generate Quarkus code

Bootstrap your Quarkus application and discover the vast extension ecosystem.

What is Quarkus?

Quarkus is a Kubernetes-native Java framework crafted from best-of-breed Java libraries and standards with amazingly fast boot times and incredibly low RSS memory (not just heap size!) in container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes.


Container first

Imperative and reactive

Developer joy

Libraries and standards

Quarkus community

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The Red Hat build of Quarkus is based on the popular Quarkus community project. If you have a new feature request, want to create an extension, or want to create an extension, or want to apply your skills toward a project, consider getting involved.


The latest on Quarkus

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Automating rule-based services with Java and Kogito

June 24, 2021

Learn a simpler way to write and apply business activity rules, using rule units in the Drools Rules Language (DRL) and the Kogito engine to automate business rules.

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How to deliver decision services with Kogito

June 17, 2021

Get an overview of new support for Kogito's cloud-native runtime engine and tooling in Red Hat Decision Manager and Red Hat Process Automation Manager, then see a quick example integrating Kogito with Quarkus for fast, lightweight decision services.

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Connect Quarkus applications with Drogue IoT and LoRaWAN

June 10, 2021

In this introduction to Drogue IoT, learn how to implement firmware that can communicate with Quarkus applications in the cloud using the LoRaWAN protocol.

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Create and manage Red Hat Data Grid services in the hybrid cloud

June 8, 2021

The developer team behind the 2021 Red Hat Summit keynote demonstrates how they used the Red Hat Data Grid Operator to create a global Data Grid cluster, which appeared as a single service to online gamers accessing scores on a hybrid cloud platform.

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Learn Quarkus faster with quick starts in the Developer Sandbox for Red Hat OpenShift

May 31, 2021

Get a guided tour of Quarkus quick starts: An easy and free way to fast-track your learning and start developing and deploying Java-based, cloud-native microservices on Red Hat OpenShift.

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Building a real-time leaderboard with Red Hat Data Grid and Quarkus on a hybrid Kubernetes deployment

May 28, 2021

Get a closer look at the keynote demonstration from Red Hat Summit 2021, Part 1. This article reveals the architecture of a hybrid-cloud leaderboard built using Quarkus, Kubernetes, and what Burr Sutter calls “that Red Hat Data Grid magic.”

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