Chapter 40. Compiler and Tools

Shenandoah garbage collector

The new, low pause time Shenandoah garbage collector, is now available as a Technology Preview for OpenJDK on the Intel 64, AMD64, and 64-bit ARM architectures. Shenandoah performs concurrent evacuation which allows users to run with large heaps without long pause times. For more information, see (BZ#1400306)