Java™ Virtual Machine Technology

The JDK™ provides one or more implementations of the Java™ virtual machine (VM):

Some features of Java HotSpot technology, common to both VM implementations, are the following.


Some operating characteristics of the Java HotSpot VM can be controlled by the use of command-line flags.


Enhancements in JDK 7:

Enhancements in JDK 6:

Enhancements in JDK 5.0:

Enhancements in J2SE 1.4.x:

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