Agent consumes large virtual Memory, around 1GB in resident (RSS) & over 40GB virtual (VSZ) memory.
This behavior is seen immediately after the agent service is started.
CA Release Automation 188.8.131.5211
Operating system : Linux version 2.6.32-696.18.7.el6.x86_64
This issue occurs when the agent heap size is set high (Configurable in /ReleaseAutomationAgent/conf/wrapper.conf)
# Initial Java Heap Size (in MB)
# Maximum Java Heap Size (in MB)
Lowering the heap size xms to 128 and xmx to 512
Use this article to increase\decrease agent heap size