Using IBM Heap Analyzer and Other IBM Tools For IBM JDK


“Anatomy of a Java Finalizer”

“Unveiling the java.lang. OutOfMemoryError”

IBM Class Loader

IBM Thread and Monitor Dump Analyzer for Java


IBM Trace and Request Analyzer for WebSphere Application Server

Unveiling the java.lang.Out OfMemoryError

IBM Database Connection Pool Analyzer for IBM WebSphere Application Server

Heap Analyzer Information

Heap Analyzer

Heap Analyzer to Diagnose Java Heap Issues

C:IBMAnalysis>java -Xmx1100m -jar ha439.jar


Example Dump

java -version

java version “1.6.0_33”

Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_33-b03)

Oracle JRockit(R) (build R28.2.4-14-151097-1.6.0_33-20120618-1633-windows-ia32, compiled mode)


Heap Dump Information

File Integrity Complete
File path
File format IBM portable heap dump, PHD Format Version 5
File size 300,304,360 bytes
Time stamp November 20, 2012 ,2:26:03 PM
Java version JRE 6.0 AIX ppc64
Classes 83,868
Instances 11,846,425
Instance arrays 1,905,395
Primitive arrays 2,744,667
Total Entries 16,580,355
References 29,315,306
Root objects 116,696
Types 83,876
Heap range 0x40000000 to 0xfff29fc8
Heap usage 3,219,677,952 bytes
Dark Matter 670,944 bytes (0.02 %)
Leak suspects 26


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