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JPS - JVM Process Status tool

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 JPS - JVM Process Status tool

JPS is a new entrant to JDK. It is available since Java 5.0. 
The jps tool lists the instrumented HotSpot Java Virtual Machines
(JVMs) on the target system. This is really useful for us to find the list of java processes running and kill the desired process.

 Ref: http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/docs/tooldocs/share/jps.html#examples
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