in-process server

in-process server

An executable program that runs as a service to another program rather than stand-alone. COM objects and DLLs are examples. Contrast with out-of-process server.
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Our use of in-process server technology, along with query optimization and lazy evaluation techniques, ensure fast performance for even the largest Quicken files.
1 delivers enhanced support for Windows 95 by providing a new 32-bit in-process server, which allows client applications to run with maximum performance.
For Visual Basic developers, a single VBX combined with the OLE-aware in-process server allows for extremely powerful application development with a minimum of code.