Early builds of Windows 8 reveal a new file system codenamed as “Protogon”. The “Protogon” file system has been rumored to be a sub-child file system of NTFS which will be named as NTPFS, as it’s is supported with NT Protogon FS kernel mode driver. Early tests of the Protogon file system indicates that it indeed works...

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...