IF:ORACLE.EXE Consuming High Memory on Windows
(Doc ID 2016088.1)
Last updated on JANUARY 07, 2020
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 126.96.36.199 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
This document aims to summarize the common causes and solutions when ORACLE.EXE is consuming high memory on Windows platforms.
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In this Document
|Scenario#1: ORACLE.EXE is consuming high memory on 188.8.131.52 databases|
|Scenario#2: Oracle database instance hangs after some time. At this point user connections fail.|
|Scenario#3: The memory usage of Oracle.exe process increases gradually and leads to memory related errors.|