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Test your knowledge of JVM profiling tools with this quiz

Since their inclusion in Java 11, Java Flight Recorder and JDK Mission Control have become the de facto Java profiling tools for the JVM. Test your knowledge with these 10 questions.

JVM tuning vs. Java optimization: What's the difference?

JVM tuning and Java optimization sound similar, and both aim to boost application performance. But they take fundamentally different approaches to accomplish their goals.

5 ways to force garbage collection in Java

A developer can't technically force garbage collection in Java, but it can be made a priority. If you need to free up heap space, here are five ways to prioritize it in the JVM.

What developers can expect with new Jakarta EE release

What Oracle called the Java EE API is now called Jakarta EE API under the Eclipse Foundation. Here's what developers can expect in the Jakarta EE 9 release.

What makes an effective microservices logging strategy?

System size and scale play a big role in microservices logging. Follow these best practices to develop a solid logging strategy within a microservices architecture.

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