Daily Archives: October 23, 2016

Solving Java GC Pause Outages in Production

Just thinking about how to configure HAProxy with two backend Java servers to be HA, despite GC pauses. Java programs pause periodically to recycle temporary variables, known as garbage collection (GC). This is called a “GC Pause.” The description “Stop … Continue reading

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I found jMeter, however, really easy to use.

So, let me get this straight … Java is not safe for use in servers because of GC pauses. And it’s not safe for use in clients because of GC pauses. Doesn’t leave much left! 🙂 Thanks to Greg Lindahl, … Continue reading

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