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Pound For Pound We put Windows 2000 up against the other operating systems to see if it tips the scales in your favor.

By Cassandra Cavanah

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There's been a lot of speculation recently regarding thebenefits of businesses upgrading to Microsoft's latestoperating system, Windows 2000. According to Microsoft, upgradingyour server to Windows 2000 would mean gaining the combinedstrengths of Windows 98's core functions as well as thestability and robustness of Windows NT.

Not everyone agrees that such a move is prudent at this point.In fact, the effects of such speculation were enough to cause abrief downturn in Microsoft's stock price in mid-February, daysbefore the release of Windows 2000 Server, Advanced Server andProfessional (the version for networked Pcs).

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