Layer2 Products


Layer2 Products are used to manage business-critical corporate data migration, backup, integration, and document or file synchronization - especially in the context of Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, and Azure. Learn more about our products Layer2 File Pal, Layer2 Cloud Connector and Layer2 Business Data List Connector below - or start with our solutions page to learn which product fits your challenge most.

Layer2 File Pal


Layer2 File Pal is your intuitive and easy solution for file synchronization. Sync your documents bidirectional and enable your business flexibility, productivity and collaboration by making your documents available from anywhere and at any time.


Access your files from anywhere and at any time. Layer2 File Pal syncs your documents automatically and without any further effort.


Easy connection within just a few clicks! No IT-knowledge, no programming, no coding needed.


Your data is safe! As desktop application you maintain full control of your connections and data.


A modern and intuitive user interface for a comfortable and easy way to sync your files and documents.


This is just the beginning: The tool offers expandable options for the integration of new functions and more file systems.


Take the full advantage of file and document synchronization, improve your business agility and avoid potentially expensive mistakes.

Layer2 Cloud Connector -
The Swiss Army Knife of Data integration

The Layer2 Cloud Connector can integrate data and sync documents between 100+ corporate data sources without programming. It is used to connect services and apps on-premises or cloud-based, such as Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, Dynamics, Azure, SQL/ERP/CRM, and more for migration, backup, or permanent two-way synchronization.


Connect and sync 100+ systems and apps in just minutes without any programming. Select the data provider, enter a data query and a primary key, map the fields - done.


One tool - many use cases: data and document migration, file backup, and permanent two-way data sync. Use the tool to connect your local apps with the cloud,local to local, or cloud to cloud.


The "Swiss-Army Knife" of Microsoft Cloud Data Integration & File Sync: Office 365, SharePoint, OneDrive, Dynamics, Exchange, Azure, Office Groups, Microsoft Teams, Flow...


We support all kind of SQL databases, Oracle, Db2 via ODBC, OLEDB, ADO.NET, ERP/CRM, Microsoft Office Access / Excel, XML, CSV, OData, SOAP... Any many 3rd-party ADO.NET data provider.


As a Windows Service, your data resides today, locally, or in your cloud. No changes in the connected systems required, no administrative access rights... Just direct and secure connections - you are in full control.


Flexible and cost-effective licensing: The 3 fully-featured product editions are licensed per installation. Just select the license model that suits your business needs.

Layer2 business data list connector -
The expert in SharePoint on-premise data integration

The Layer2 Business Data List Connector for SharePoint solves many issues that still exist with Microsoft SharePoint data integration. It connects SharePoint on-premises lists to 100+ external data sources without any programming to keep the data in sync. All the great SharePoint features are supported for connected lists.


No programming skills needed: Just go to SharePoint "List Settings", click "Connect to External Data Source". Enter a very few settings, create automatically and map your data fields - that's it. Your list will be connected and always up-to-date.



Connect SharePoint to almost any SQL/ERP/CRM via ODBC, OLEDB, or ADO.NET. Integrate via Excel, Access, XML, CSV/TXT. Sync data via Web Services like OData or SOAP. Pull data from Active Directory, Exchange, Dynamics, SharePoint, or Office 365.


Use the SharePoint features you are already familiar with: Keep settings in the Secure Store. Cache external data in SharePoint lists. Use Timer Jobs, Ribbon Buttons, or the SharePoint API to keep your list data up-to-date in minutes.



Provide all the great SharePoint list features for your external data without any restrictions: Views, filters, lookups, search, forms, change notifications, workflows on external data change.


Extend SharePoint forms and workflows to almost any external system for better collaboration and reporting. Process external data changes in SharePoint and write-back results to external systems in real-time. Integrate external systems with Flow or PowerApps.


Integrate your SharePoint-based portal. Providing pre-selected data sets for easy access increases end-user acceptance and helps to release the potential benefits of your existing SharePoint portal.