Memory management has always been a source of huge concern in Computer Science. Each piece of software is assigned a small portion of a computer’s finite memory; this memory has to be well-managed (carefully allocated and deallocated).
Heap Allocation in Node.js
Why Is Efficient Heap Memory Usage Important in Node.js?
Causes of Node.js Memory Leaks in the Heap
How to Find Memory Leaks in Node.js
Notice that the Node app you are trying to debug appears at the bottom of the inspector page. Click on
inspectto open the debugger. The debugger has two important tabs —
Profiler— but we'll focus on the
Memorytab in this discussion.