Moving files from windows 2003 64bit server to Windows 8

I have a file server, windows 2003 64bit. This server will retire and files will be moved to a virtual machine, windows 2008 R2 of hyper-v in new windows 8 machine. The files are located in a RAID 10 with raid card.
So in this case, if I move the raid card and the disks to new Windows 8 machine, then configure the volumn to attached drive to the virtual guest(Windows 2008 R2), will NTSF preserve information(share info, security info)?
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Kent FichtnerConnect With a Mentor Information Technology Systems SupervisorCommented:
We took a hard drive out of an old windows 7 server (with an integrated RAID built through the bios) and put it in another computer and the raid came through with no changes.
Chris MillardConnect With a Mentor Commented:
If you will be running the Virtual 2008 server, then yes the NTFS permissions will remain.
David Johnson, CD, MVPConnect With a Mentor OwnerCommented:
Is the raid card still supported and do you have drivers for windows 8?
crcsupportAuthor Commented:
Yes it's supported, driver for windows 8 is downloadable.
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