Action 2000 is offering a free service to allow businesses to run a simple check on whether their software is millennium proof. On its Web site, www.bug2000.co.uk, Action 2000 will list the readiness status of the top 100 desktop software products and will be giving detailed technical information on 70 of these products that have core date functions. The top 100 list has been drawn up by Action 2000 and researcher Learned Information Europe and will be kept up to date by Data Dimensions.
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