There isn't a very good way to rename a Windows 2000 domain. However, you should be able to have a website like www.company.com that is accessible even if it's not being hosted externally from your internal AD network. You should verify how the DNS records for your internal AD domain and the web server are configured, particularly any CNAME records that are referencing the www hostname.
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