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Check out OS type and version in COMPUTER OU.

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Is it possible to query the COMPUTER container in ADUC and list out the systems which are server and OS version if possible?

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This will give you a list of all the Computer Names along with the OS installed, list any Service Packs, as well as give you the version number of the OS.
Get-ADComputer -SearchBase “OU=Computers,OU=Company,DC=COMPANY,DC=COM"  -Filter * -Property * | Format-Table Name,OperatingSystem,OperatingSystemServicePack,OperatingSystemVersion -Wrap –Auto

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Yes you you can.

Get-ADComputer -Searchbase "cn=Computers,dc=your,dc=domain,dc=internal" -Filter * -Properties operatingsystem,OperatingSystemServicePack,OperatingSystemVersion | select name, operatingsystem,OperatingSystemServicePack,OperatingSystemVersion

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You could also use Group-Object OperatingSystem to quickly count each OS type.

Edit: Looks like someone answered just before me :)
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