Microsoft Office 2000
In what is no doubt the first of many new products with the “2000” appellation, Microsoft this week released the latest version of its “Office” suite of productivity software, Microsoft Office 2000.
The new product hit stores last Thursday, and is already being discounted and bundled with other hardware and software by major chains such as Future Shop. The new line includes five suite options, which offer a set of tools tailored for each type of “Office” customer.
Office 2000 Premium, the most comprehensive, includes the FrontPage 2000 Web site creation and management tool, the PhotoDrawTM 2000 business graphics software, Microsoft Word 2000, Microsoft Excel 2000, Outlook 2000 messaging and collaboration client, PowerPoint 2000 presentation graphics, Access 2000, Publisher 2000, Internet Explorer 5.0 browser software and Microsoft Small Business Tools.