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Java 6 and 7 support for multicore architectures

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I am doing a research on virtual CPU utilization and relationship between JVM, VCPU and actual platform.

I am missing reliable information on how Java 6 and Java 7 support multiple cores.

Could anyone here point me to an official documentation or a research paper that explains how JVM support multicore architecture, if it does at all.

(I am familiar with Parallel GC but I have also seen reference that except for Solars it is not really implemented)



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