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29 September 2009
29 September 2009

We needed to find the source of the memory leak, and fast

At any time, memory leaks in a commercial application have to be fixed; but when your application is being deployed via virtualized desktops using platforms such as Microsoft Application Virtualization for Terminal Services or Citrix XenDesktop, then it becomes vital that memory is used as efficiently as possible. You can imagine what would happen if signs of a large memory leak showed up during the deployment to a key customer. Jeremy Jarrell tells the story.… Read more
04 June 2009
04 June 2009

Profiling the Memory Usage of a .NET Application with ANTS Memory Profiler 5

 We were recently taken to task by a reader who felt that the one place he'd expect to find a nice simple introduction to memory profiling with ANTS Memory Profilerâ„¢ 5 would be on Simple Talk. Memory profiling has an intimidating reputation, but fortunately Laila Lotfi came up with a simple introduction that even ordinary mortals could appreciate. … Read more