The Layer2 Cloud Connector connects your line-ofbusiness data to Microsoft SharePoint, Office 365, Dynamics CRM/ERP, Exchange, SQL databases and almost any other systems.

No programming or tools required: Just select a data provider, enter connection string and data query. No installation or customizing at SharePoint or the external data source required.

Secure data connection and transfer: The connector runs where your data resides today -on any server or client inside your corporate network with Internet connectivity available, or in the cloud. No data is exposed to any 3rd party.

Data providers for SharePoint, OData, File System, XML/RSS, Exchange, SOAP included. Vendor specific or 3rd party ADO.NET data providers supported.

100% compatible to ALL SharePoint 2010 / 2013 / 2016 offerings: On premise, externally hosted, Office 365, OneDrive for Business, or sandboxed.

Dynamic Columns: Optionally add calculations, transformations, translations, and business logic to your connections using C#.

Start workflows or send email notifications in the cloud on external data change.

Connect all supportedsystemsdirectlywitheach other, withoutusingSharePoint orOffice 365.

Reliable architecture: A connection is established only for data exchange –not for user interaction. External data is cached in native SharePoint lists.

Almost any data source supported: ODBC, OLEDB, OData, .NET-based providers, file content (Excel, XML, CSV), File System Replication, SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, IBM DB2, IBM AS/400, IBM Informix, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SharePoint, Dynamics NAV/CRM, Exchange, Active Directory, Navision, Lotus Notes, SAP, Web Services etc.

Sync your localor server fileshares to SharePoint, Office 365, OneDrive 4B without any restrictions.


Layer2 is one of the leading providers of apps and solutions for Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, and Azure in Europe.

Takes your local line-of-business data to SharePoint Online - easy to connect, secure, and always up-to-date.

Encourages knowledge workers to take advantage of the new SharePoint 2010 / 2013 / 2016 collaborative knowledge management and social features.

Connect native SharePoint on-premises lists to almost any external business data sources in just minutes.

Layer2 have major focus on SharePoint external data integration, Office 365 / SharePoint Online migration, integration and synchronization, SharePoint collaborative knowledge management and social networking.


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