I/O Impact of Multi-Thread Applications

This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on I/O impact of multi-thread Java applications. Topics include I/O intensive thread test class, FileEditor2.java; running multiple I/O threads on HotSpot and JRockit JVM.

FileEditor.java - I/O Intensive Process

FileEditor2.java - Avoiding FileNotFoundException

MultithreadingIoRunner.java - Multiple I/O Threads

Running Multiple I/O Threads on JRockit

Conclusions:

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Downloading and Installing JDK 1.8.0 on Windows

 Downloading and Installing JDK 1.7.0 on Windows

 java.lang.Runtime Class - The JVM Instance

 java.lang.System Class - The Operating System

 ClassLoader Class - Class Loaders

 Class Class - Class Reflections

 Sun's JVM - Java HotSpot VM

 JRockit JVM 28.2.7 by Oracle Corporation

 JVM Runtime Data Areas

 Memory Management and Garbage Collectors

 Garbage Collection Tests

 JVM Stack, Frame and Stack Overflow

 Thread Testing Program and Result

 CPU Impact of Multi-Thread Applications

I/O Impact of Multi-Thread Applications

 CDS (Class Data Sharing)

 Micro Benchmark Runner and JVM Options

 Micro Benchmark Tests on "int" Operations

 Micro Benchmark Tests on "long" Operations

 Micro Benchmark Tests in JIT Compilation Mode

 Micro Benchmark Tests on "float" and "double" Operations

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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