Understanding Memory Behavior on NodeJS

Understanding Memory Behavior on NodeJS

The idea is to talk about memory in nodejs (V8 behavior), describing common and more complex leaks. Presenting how to debug, detect and solve problems with memory.

Understanding concepts like heap/stack, mark-and-sweep, garbage, memory allocation, cyclic reference, memory life cycle, V8's stop-the-world and more. In addition to showing real cases of memory leaks from globo.com.


Raphael Amorim

September 29, 2017