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Using FlameGraphs to Illuminate the JVM



Nitsan Wakart talks about FlameGraphs, a new way to visualize execution profiles, combined with Linux system profiler perf and the recently added -XX:+PreserveFramePointer option in JDK 8u60. Wakart explores the JVM and Java applications using this new perspective and the profiles and the utility of this new method.


Nitsan Wakart works as a Lead Performance Engineer at Azul Systems.

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Jun 14, 2017