File and Print Sharing Services. The file and printer
sharing implementation is advanced, offering a distributed
file system, Internet printing, content indexing, dynamic
volume management, and Plug-and-Play support.
and Communications Services. Networking infrastructure
is complete and manageableit offers true dynamic
configuration, integrated dial-up and VPN with support
for the latest IETF VPN protocol suite, telephony, and
a Quality of Service (QoS) solution to guarantee bandwidth
and network availability.
Services. Windows 2000 Server provides customers with
a scalable solution in terms of CPU and memory support.
The combination of Clustering Services, component load
balancing, and the Windows Load Balancing Service provides
customers with a comprehensive availability/load-balancing
solution to further increase system scalability and reliability.
Windows 2000 Server and COM+ provide a flexible and robust
platform upon which to build distributed applications.
Finally, integrated Terminal Services provides customers
with a comprehensive thin-client solution.
Value. There is one compelling reason to upgrade to
the Windows 2000 Server operating system: business value.
The Windows 2000 Server Family goes beyond providing the
essentials, such as file, print, and communications. It
is engineered specifically to let companies reliably and
economically use emerging technologies to improve business
profitability and increase their agility in an ever-changing