Q: Does SMB Transparent Failover in Windows Server 2012 require ReFS?
Windows IT Pro
Tue, 09/11/2012 - 11:00pm
No. ReFS is a new file system introduced in
Windows Server 2012
. It's not a requirement to use Transparent Failover, which works on ReFS and NTFS. Note that FAT32 and exFAT aren't supported.