The Support Authority, Analyze memory management problems with the Memory Dump Diagnostic for Java (MDD4J)
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Date archived: March 3, 2017 | First published: September 30, 2009
The Memory Dump Diagnostic for Java™ (MDD4J) tool helps you diagnose memory leaks and other excessive memory consumption problems in applications running in IBM Java Virtual Machines (JVMs). This article introduces you to MDD4J and shows you how to use its sophisticated analysis engine and user interface to peer into the Java heap so you can see which objects are consuming the most amount of memory. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.
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