Garbage collectors for the busy Java developer (10 min, no maths ;))

A quick intro to the Java Garbage collectors (OpenJDK)

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Which Garbage collectors save you more money in the Cloud? What's the difference between a Serial and a Parallel GC? What is Shenandoah and why is so good? Do you know which GC you are using daily? A quick visual overview on the Java Garbage collectors, the GC will be explained in plain English without Statistical formulas.