March 9-11, 2011
Montreal, Canada

Step by Step: GC Tuning in the HotSpot JVM

Garbage collection tuning in Java has long been challenging for Java developers. This presentation illustrates a step-by-step process for tuning the HotSpot JVM garbage collectors for an application. The presentation includes choosing an appropriate garbage collector based on the application's requirements, choosing / refining Java heap sizes and tuning a garbage collector for throughput or responsiveness.

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Kuassi Mensah

Oracle Corporation

Kuassi is Director of Product Management at Oracle.
Products under his watch include Database Access frameworks (Net Services, DRCP), Database APIs (JDBC, PHP, Ruby, Python, Perl) and Java in the database.
Mr Mensah holds a MS and post graduate in Computer Sciences from the Programming Institute of University of Paris VI. He is a frequent speaker at IT events and has published several articles and a book

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