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Tuesday, October 23 • 11:30 - 12:10
MM 101: Introduction to Linux Memory Management - Christoph Lameter, Jump Trading LLC

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An Introduction to Linux memory management. The basics of paging. Understanding basic hardware memory management and the difference between virtual, physical and swap memory. How do determine hardware installed and how to figure out how processes use that memory. How a process uses physical and virtual memory effectively. How to control overcommit and virtual and/or physical memory limits.

Basic knobs in Linux to control memory management. System calls for a process to control its memory usage.

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Christoph Lameter

R&D Team Lead, Jump Trading LLC
Christoph Lameter is working as a lead in research and development for an algorithmic trading company in Chicago mostly dealing with performance and latency problems. He is a long term contributor to the Linux kernel and maintains the slab and the per cpu subsystems. As the Principal... Read More →

Tuesday October 23, 2018 11:30 - 12:10
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