Thursday, April 23, 2009

Native memory management in the JVM

Understand garbage collection and memory management is an essential when one wants to run business critical apps in a JVM. Although exhausting native memory is rarer than exhausting the Java heap, knowing when and how native memory allocation works would be a plus. Here is a nice article about how the JVM manages its native memory - http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/java/library/j-nativememory-linux/index.html

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