Monitoring and Post Mortem

Health Center

  • Monitors the status of a running application to help you to:
    • Optimize application performance
    • Improve application stability and uptime
    • Reduce system resource usage
    • Reduce the time to resolve problems
    • Drive down development and maintenance costs

The Health Center Agent is packaged with the IBM Developer Kit.

Get started by downloading the Health Center client.



Garbage Collection and Memory Visualizer

Analyzes output from garbage collection logs to:

  • Visualize the memory usage and garbage collection activity of your application
  • Provide recommendations for tuning your application



Post Mortem analysis tools

Memory Analyzer

Analyzes system level dumps and heap dumps to:

  • Help you understand what’s in your Java heap
  • Assist with debugging application issues

    Memory Analyzer extends the Eclipse Memory Analyzer Tool (MAT) using the Diagnostic Tool Framework for Java (DTFJ).



IBM Extensions for Memory Analyzer

Helps debug problems by:

  • Providing additional features on top of Memory Analyzer
  • Leveraging knowledge of specific IBM software products


  • Install into Eclipse Memory Analyzer by using the IEMA features from the IEMA Update site. (Also requires DTFJ)

IBM Diagnostic Tool Framework for Java

The Diagnostic Tool Framework for Java (DTFJ) is a Java application programming interface (API) that can be used to build Java diagnostics tools.



Dump Analyzer

Analyzes a formatted system dump to:

  • Produce a report
  • Provide suggestions on how to resolve the problem



Interactive Diagnostic Data Explorer

Explores system core files and Java dumps to:

  • Provide a visual representation of your core files
  • Help you investigate problems interactively

This lightweight tool allows you to quickly and easily inspect your dumps.


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