BITS Service

Updated: January 7, 2009

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

The BITS client is implemented as a Windows service. The BITS Service manages all jobs and the job queue for a computer.


The following is a list of all aspects that are part of this managed entity:

Name Description

Core Functionality

In order for BITS to complete content transfers successfully, the BITS service must be running.

BITS Infrastructure