codename Marmot technology preview program

What is codename Marmot?

Codename Marmot will be the next generation of System Monitor.


  • no longer run in Sidebar, use WPF (.Net Framework 4) instead to run as stand-alone application
  • full 64bit OS support
  • improve performance!
  • no more use of WMI ... at least not so much (replaced all "slow" queries by faster technologies, e.g. WinAPI)
  • no peridodic refresh, only if required
  • expandable (add-ons / plug-ins, themes)
  • easy to use interface for developers to create their own plug-ins
  • easy to use interface for users to create own themes
  • and many other things...


codename Marmot

Plugins part I

Plugins part II

Plugins part III


right-click support

Plugin-selection window

'Quick-change' mode

Marmot API

Flyout sample

display information Flyout

print job queue Flyout

Notification sample


Sensors (grouped by component)

S.M.A.R.T. flyout

Usage chart sample
(4*CPU core + RAM)


System requirements

  • Microsoft Windows XP (any editon, SP3 or later, x86/x64), Windows Vista (any edition, SP1 or later, x86/x64), Windows 7 (any edition, x86/x64), Windows Server 2008 (any edition, x86/x64) or Windows Server 2008 R2 (any edition)
  • Microsoft .Net Framework 4

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  • very informative

    Posted by anonym, 26/01/2012 10:19am (7 years ago)

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