This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Avoid using this feature in new development work, and plan to modify applications that currently use this feature.
The JobServer2 object exposes attributes associated with SQL Server Agent. SQL Server Agent is responsible for executing scheduled jobs and notifying operators of error conditions in Microsoft SQL Server execution or job states. The JobServer2 object extends the functionality of the JobServer object.
The JobServer2 object extends the functionality of the JobServer object for use with features that were introduced in SQL Server 2000. It also inherits the properties and methods of the JobServer object.
The ServiceName property of the JobServer2 object may not be compatible with SQL Server 7.0 or earlier. For information about using the JobServer2 object in an application that also runs with SQL Server version 7.0, refer to the Remarks section of the ServiceName property. For more information, see Programming Extended SQL-DMO Objects.