We are planning to implement DFS in a Windows 2003 domain and forest. The DCs are running 2003 R2 and our file server is a Windows 2008 R2 server. We were planning to implement at the domain level and have roots on the 2008 file server. This is a single site network but file shares are greater than 2TB on VMFS which is why we want to use DFS to make shares transparent to users.
Is there a better way to implement DFS? WIll running file shares on a 2008 R2 server in a 2003 domain have any issues?