Microsoft have updated their Windows 8 Development blog. This time, they have announced an update to their file systems for Windows Server 8. It’s called ReFS, (which stands for Resilient File System). The post was authored by Surendra Verma, a development manager on their Storage and File System team. The key goals of...

It appears as though Windows 8 may include some filesystem changes after years of sticking with NTFS as the standard go-to filesystem. Early builds of Windows 8 include a new filesystem driver codenamed “Protogon.” It’s unclear, whether this is a major new file system or just some minor subsystem. It is unknown whether...