T-SQL to find Windows Name and OS version from SQL queries

Hi All:Some times we will connect to SQL Server remotly through SSMS where we don't have RDP access to that server., But clinet / manager asks us what was the OS name in that remote machine. We can execute the attached script through SSMS on remote server to identify windows name

 
 
 
 
 
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6/3/2014
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Verified on the following platforms
Windows 10 No
Windows Server 2012 No
Windows Server 2012 R2 No
Windows Server 2008 R2 Yes
Windows Server 2008 Yes
Windows Server 2003 Yes
Windows Server 2016 No
Windows 8 No
Windows 7 No
Windows Vista No
Windows XP No
Windows 2000 No
This script is tested on these platforms by the author. It is likely to work on other platforms as well. If you try it and find that it works on another platform, please add a note to the script discussion to let others know.