Memory leak high resident

Hi,
My application is experiencing growing memory consumption. It reaches 4G and 1 week, when it usually is 500MB. One thing that we noticed is that we have a high resident memory.  If virtual memory is 4G, then resident memory is 3.6G.
Does high resident memory mean that it may not be a memory leak, but a memory loitering of some kind?  What does a high percentage of resident usually mean?

Thanks
Jamie
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Shreedhar EtteCommented:
Hi,

Server 2008 prefetches much more than Server 2003. This is one reason memory usage is higher.

No Need to concern. It is by Design.

Hope this helps,
Shree
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LMiller7Commented:
By itself high resident memory doesn't mean anything. For many applications this will be completely normal. Without a good understanding of the program it is impossible to tell if this is a serious problem or completely normal.
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