Understand Java Memory Leaks

How Memory Leaks Happen in a Java Application

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Introduction to Memory Leaks In Java Apps One of the core benefits of Java is the JVM, which is an out-of-the-box memory management. Essentially, we can create objects and the Java Garbage Collector will take care of allocating and freeing up memory for us. Nevertheless, memory leaks can still occur in Java applications. In this article, we’re going to describe the …

Java Memory Leaks - How To Fix Them

What to Do About Java Memory Leaks: Tools, Fixes, and More

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Memory management is Java’s strongest suit, and one of the many reasons why developers choose Java over other platforms and programming languages. On paper, you create objects and Java would deploy its Garbage Collector to allocate and free up memory. But that’s not to say  Java is flawless; in real life, memory leaks do happen, and it happens a lot …