Because clients often leverage SharePoint as their company Intranet, many consider configuring SharePoint as a search portal for external repositories. This approach allows users to use one central interface for searching and retrieving content. While Documentum provides the MyDocumentum for SharePoint product to provide search access to Documentum, we are seeing more clients wanting a combined search of both Documentum and SharePoint content. This post will discuss the various alternatives as well as present a hybrid open source solution based on our experience.
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Tags: Documentum, SharePoint
Tags: Alfresco, Documentum, Documentum Upgrade, FileNet, Migration, OpenMigrate, SharePoint, Upgrade
OpenMigrate, TSG’s open source migration framework, supports migration to and from a number of ECM repositories, including Documentum, Alfresco, FileNet and SharePoint (and many others).
We’ve designed OpenMigrate to perform several different types of migrations:
- Between different instances of the same ECM product (e.g., during an upgrade)
- Out of one ECM technology into a “neutral zone” (usually a file system and database or text files for metadata)
- From a neutral zone into an ECM technology
- Out of one ECM technology directly into another (e.g., Documentum to Alfresco)
While the general pattern of migrating content and metadata is consistent across all of these migration types,