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  • Tips for Tuning the Garbage First Garbage Collector

    by Monica Beckwith on  Sep 17, 2013 12

    In July Monica Beckwith explored the theory of the new G1 GC Garbage First Garbage Collector. In this second installment, Monica delves into more practical aspects and provides guidance for tuning.

  • G1: One Garbage Collector To Rule Them All

    by Monica Beckwith on  Jul 15, 2013 4

    Many articles describe how a poorly tuned garbage collector can bring an application's SLA commitments to its knees. Oracle's new G1 Collector in HotSpot moves away from the conventional GC model, where a Java heap splits into (contiguous) young and old generations, and instead introduces the concept of “regions”, for a generally more performant and manageable GC.

  • Virtual Panel: Performance Tuning Face-Off

    by Victor Grazi on  Jun 25, 2013 1

    In the world of application delivery, performance tuning still seems to elude the mainstream. InfoQ spoke to five luminaries of the performance monitoring space about why and what can be done. The result was quite an active debate. Members of the virtual panel: • Ben Evans • Charlie Hunt • Kirk Pepperdine • Martin Thompson • Monica Beckwith

Benchmarking JVM Concurrency Options for Java, Scala and Akka

Posted by Michael Slinn on  Apr 26, 2012

Michael Slinn examines how to benchmark JVM concurrency options for JVM-based langauges including Java and Scala. 2

Book on Solving Enterprise Applications Performance Puzzles by Leonid Grinshpan

Posted by Michael Stal on  Feb 29, 2012

The book "Solving Enterprise Applications Performance Puzzles" by Leonid Grinshpan explains how to boost the performance of enterprise applications. 2

Book Review and Interview: Java Performance, by Charlie Hunt and Binu John

Posted by Charles Humble on  Feb 01, 2012

Java Performance, by Charlie Hunt and Binu John, provides performance tuning advice for both Java SE and EE applications. InfoQ reviews the book, and talks to the authors about their approach.

Effective Java Profiling With Open Source Tools

Posted by Joachim Haagen Skeie on  Sep 28, 2011

Joachim walks you step by step through using open source tools like JMap, VisualVM, BTrace, and EurekaJ to effectively diagnose performance and memory problems in your Java apps. 12

The Azul Garbage Collector

Posted by Charles Humble on  Feb 24, 2011

InfoQ examines how Azul's collector works, and explores some techniques you can use to test the impact of garbage collection in your applications.

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