HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) vs. GraalVM

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What is HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine)?

HHVM uses a just-in-time (JIT) compilation approach to achieve superior performance while maintaining the flexibility that PHP developers are accustomed to. To date, HHVM (and its predecessor HPHPc before it) has realized over a 9x increase in web request throughput and over a 5x reduction in memory consumption for Facebook compared with the PHP 5.2 engine + APC.

What is GraalVM?

An ecosystem and shared runtime offering performance advantages not only to JVM-based languages such as Java, Scala, Groovy, and Kotlin, but also to programming languages as JavaScript, Ruby, Python, and R. Additionally, it enables the execution of native code on the JVM via LLVM front-end.

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What companies use HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine)?
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What tools integrate with HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine)?
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What is an alternative to HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) and GraalVM?

  • Laravel Homestead - The official Laravel local development environment (Vagrant box)

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