Windows 2000 is the name given to the next version of Microsoft's line of operating systems, formerly know as Windows NT 5.0. In the future, the core code of NT will serve as the basis for all of Microsoft's PC operating systems--from consumer PCs to the highest performance servers. In fact, the next major release for consumers to follow Windows 98 will be based on the Windows NT code base. This name will encompass all future business and consumer releases of Windows. To the top
32 bit operating system and desktop interface developed by Microsoft with 4 versions, Professional, Server, Advanced Server, and Datacenter Server.
An operating system from Microsoft Corporation for use with IBM compatbile personal computers.