We are investing heavily in Java, but after recent experiences and reading Joonas' response on that question: Had you used those flags in Java 6, you could have experienced not only crashes, ...
I have been working on the JVM for years and I have very rarely experienced a JVM crash ... that is until approx 6 months ago. Since that I have experienced approximately 5 JVM crashes resulting ...
I was asked an interesting question: Should a database contains all data? Or heavy binary files should be stored in file system? Example of heavy binary files : videos or heavy pdf files (+200 MB) ...