What does the Max Memory Usage information in the status log mean?


Webtrends Analytics 9.x
Webtrends Analytics 8.x


The statement similar to the following will appear in the status log during each analysis of a profile:
Max memory usage: accumulation: 1621 MB, merge: 1616 MB, report gen: 1658 MB


Information contained within this can used to determine how much memory a profile is using during each stage of its analysis and report generation.

Accumulation: This shows the amount of memory the profile utilized while it was analyzing.

Merge: This shows the amount of memory the profile used while it was merging the data in the database

Report gen: This shows the amount of memory utilized when report database was being created.

In the example above, the following displays:
accumulation: 1621 MB
merge: 1616 MB
report gen: 1658 MB

For this particular analysis, the most memory the profile used was 1658 MB.