IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics, Version 7.1.0.1

Enable and disable memory monitoring

The data collector can monitor native memory usage and save results to a log file. This capability is disabled by default.

If you enable data collector memory monitoring, the data collector will save memory usage statistics to the trace log file (trace-dc-native.log).

The statistics reflect data collector memory consumption on the native side. The Java side memory consumption is not reflected in the logged numbers.

To enable memory monitoring, set the following property in the data collector custom properties file:

By default, the statistics are logged once every 30 seconds. You can set a different period, in milliseconds, in the log.statistics.frequency property in the data collector custom properties file. For example, to log memory usage statistics once every 10 seconds, use the following setting:

To disable memory monitoring, set the following property in the data collector custom properties file:


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Customization and advanced configuration for the data collector