Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 300473 contains the following summary:
step-by-step article describes how to install and configure Windows Internet
Name Service (WINS) in Windows 2000 Server and how to migrate a WINS database
from Windows NT 4.0 Server to Windows 2000 Server.
By doing so,
2000 Server-based computer assumes the
role of the WINS server and maintains
the WINS database that Windows NT Server 4.0 previously held.
You can install WINS on either a member server or a domain controller. Microsoft highly recommends that the server has a single network card and is configured with a static IP address.