Charlie Hunt and Monica Beckwith describe the operational basics of G1 and how to tune it, along with tips on what to expect when migrating from Parallel GC or CMS to G1 GC.
Charlie Hunt is the Architect of Performance Engineering at Salesforce.com and the lead author of the popular book, Java Performance. Previously, Charlie was the JVM Performance Architect at Oracle. Monica Beckwith is the performance lead for Garbage First Garbage Collector. Prior to Oracle and Sun Microsystems, Monica lead the performance effort at Spansion Inc.
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