Good Article About WinFS

By Deane Barker on January 21, 2004

Code Name WinFS: Revolutionary File Storage System Lets Users Search and Manage Files Based on Content: Here’s a really in-depth article that peeks behind the curtain at the upcoming WinFS in Longhorn (It’s so in-depth, I don’t even know what to quote.) This is going to be very cool, essentially separating files and folders — files don’t reside in folders as much as they’re assigned to them. They can be assigned to more than one, and can appear anywhere in the folder tree, even if you “slice” your taxonomy multiple ways.