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JVisualVM - 2 minute tutorial

Overview of JVisualVM Tool

JVisualVM is a GUI based tool available in the jdk download bundle for version 1.6.07 and above in the $JDK_HOME/bin folder.

It facilitates monitoring and profiling a running jvm on the local or remote system. It provides such data as cpu usage, memory usage, threads in the application. Besides, it helps take heap dumps, thread dumps, view JMX beans etc.

All of these features are explained in the next few pages.