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Escaping the JVM heap for memory intensive applications


If you’ve ever allocated large Java heaps, you know that at some point – typically starting at around 4 GiB – you will start having issues with your garbage collection pauses. I won’t go into detail about why pauses happen in the JVM, but in short it happens when the JVM does full collections and you have a large heap. ...

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