Microsoft and SAP

For many years I have used the old “SAP DCOM Connector” to communicate between Microsoft based applications and SAP. Unfortunately this old but good and performant technology is no longer supported by …

RPC from Windows to linux

Is there some (working) example how to create RPC from windows to linux?

Client should be windows NT application, server is linux.

It needs to be MSRPC.

No Corba, no XML-RPC, SUN-RPC etc

MSDN …

COM, COM+, DCOM, where to start?

I am curious about COM+, DCOM. I know that MSFT does not encourage you to use this tools natively (meaning with C/C++, in fact there is not a lot of documentation available) but I want to learn to use …

What’s wrong with DCOM?

There seems to be a lot of enmity against DCOM, and I’m curious to understand why. For a company still writing to the Win32 SKD using C++, is there any real reason not to use DCOM in current or future …