Data ProviderS FAQ of the Layer2 Cloud Connector

The Layer2 Cloud Connector can integrate data and sync documents between 100+ typically used IT systems and apps without programming. Find answers to frequently asked questions specifically about specific data providers included with the connector, such as for SharePoint (CSOM), Exchange, OData, SOAP, XML, and RSS. Learn more about data providers of 3rd party vendors here.

​The Cloud Connector for Microsoft Office 365 and SharePoint 2010 / 2013 can connect 32-bit and 64-bit ODBC data sources (and almost any other sources) with native list in SharePoint on-premise or online, in just minutes, without any coding, bi-directional if required. This page gives specifications and help about how to use the ODBC Data Provider with the Cloud Connector.

Learn here about the differences, limitations and benefits of the Layer2 SharePoint provider and the new Layer2 Office 365 Fast File Sync.

​The Layer2 Cloud Connector can be used to connect almost any external data source to Microsoft Exchange, on-premises or Exchange Online & Office 365. This page gives the full specifications of the Layer2 Data Provider for Exchange which is included in the Cloud Connector product starting with version 5.

The Layer2 Data Provider for File System can be used to sync local documents with SharePoint libraries including Office 365, Teams, Groups, and more.

​​The Layer2 Cloud Connector for SharePoint can be used to connect almost any external data sources to native SharePoint lists and libraries, for example via the OData protocol as used by many applications, e.g. SAP or Microsoft CRM/ERP systems. This FAQ gives the full specifications of the Layer2 Data Provider for OData that is fully included in the product.

The Layer2 Cloud Connector can be used to keep files and documents in sync between file shares and SharePoint libraries, or between different SharePoint libraries for migration, backup or permanent two-way sync. This FAQ gives the full specifications of the Layer2 Data Provider for Office 365 Fast File Sync that is included with the connector since version 7.9.

The Cloud Connector can be used to connect to almost any data source, even external SharePoint data - on-premise, internally or externally hosted, or in the Microsoft SharePoint Online / Office 365 cloud. This FAQ gives the full specifications of the CSOM-based Layer2 Data Provider for SharePoint that comes with the Cloud Connector.

SOAP Web Services data can be connected and synchronized with almost any other data sources, including SharePoint, Office 365, Exchange, Dynamics, SQL and others codeless using the Layer2 Cloud Connector via the Layer2 Data Provider for SOAP Web Services. The article below gives a short specification and usage samples of the data provider.

The Layer2 Cloud Connector for SharePoint can be used to connect almost any external data sources to native SharePoint lists and libraries, even external XML data, file-based or based on web requests. XPath queries can be used to retrieve the data set required. This FAQ gives the full specifications of the Layer2 Data Provider for XML included in product.

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