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Microsoft Windows 2000/XP Migration project at Pidpa

Microsoft Windows 2000/XP Migration project at Pidpa


PIDPA and CRONOS co-sourced the PIDPA Microsoft Windows 2000 migration project. The project contained a migration from Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 towards a Microsoft Windows 2000/XP environment. The migration included both clients and servers.
PIDPA consists of a central office in Antwerp and several WAN sites (all over Antwerp).

Project Tasks

  • Designing the internal Microsoft Windows 2000 Active Directory infrastructure
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server deployment on DELL Servers
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional deployment. Automated roll-out from Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 towards Microsoft Windows XP using Uptime/Cronos Unattend XP (1.100 PC’s)
  • Mainframe integration using Attachmate EXTRA Enterprise
  • MSI Software Automation Coaching using WISE technology
  • Lab-tests of prototype systems which include the following:
    • Application transition
    • Platform transition
    • Network traffic analysis (in terms of limiting connection times on dial-up routers)


  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
  • Microsoft Office XP
  • Microsoft Outlook XP
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Extra 4 Windows
  • Other
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