Jave 6 Update 25 produces random OutOfMemory Errors during Hotspot Compilation

Stefan Frandl, Test Automation Team Lead at Dynatrace, recently upgrade of our Dynatrace platform from Java 6u23 to Java 6u25.Since this upgrade we are experiencing random crashes in the Hotspot Compilation Thread on Windows. More details on the crash, the submitted bug report and a potential explanation in our dynaTrace Community Article.

Andreas Grabner has 20+ years of experience as a software developer, tester and architect and is an advocate for high-performing cloud scale applications. He is a regular contributor to the DevOps community, a frequent speaker at technology conferences and regularly publishes articles on blog.dynatrace.com. You can follow him on Twitter: @grabnerandi