MSDN Webcast: BenkoTips Live and On Demand: Windows 7 Background Services (Level 200)
MSDN Webcast: BenkoTips Live and On Demand: Windows 7 Background Services (Level 200)
Event ID: 1032436337
Language(s): English.
Product(s): Windows and Windows 7.
Audience(s): Pro Dev/Programmer.
Services and background processes have an influence on the overall performance of a computer and the performance of the applications running on the computer. If you cut down on the number of services that are running at a given time, you reduce the power consumption and increase the stability of the system, while improving system responsiveness. Join us to learn how the Windows 7 Service Control Manager has been extended so that a service can be started and stopped automatically when a specific system event, or trigger, occurs on the system. Find out how trigger-start capabilities remove the need for services to start up automatically at computer startup and then poll or wait for an event to occur.   BenkoTips Live and On Demand brings events to you. This webcast series is dedicated to helping developers explore the possible.

Presenter: Mike Benkovich, Senior Developer Evangelist, Microsoft Corporation

Mike Benkovich delivers technical presentations around the U.S. as a developer evangelist on the MSDN team at Microsoft. He has worked in a variety of professional roles, including architect, project manager, developer, and technical writer. Mike is also an author of two books, published by WROX Press and APress, which show developers how to get the most from their SQL databases. Since appearing in the 1994 Microsoft DevCast, Mike has presented technical information at seminars, conferences, and corporate boardrooms across America.

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