Chapter 32. Using ATL to Create MTS and COM+ Components

by Mickey Williams

In This Chapter

This chapter discusses how you can use the Active Template Library (ATL) to build components that can be used with Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS) and COM+. Components used in MTS and COM+ must be small, lightweight, and scale well in environments where dozens, or perhaps hundreds, of instances of each component may be running at any given time. Visual C++ and ATL are tools that are well-suited to this task.

This chapter focuses on the basics of transactions, as well as the major features introduced with COM+ in Windows 2000. Code examples in this chapter will work for both MTS ...

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