Alfresco connector provides quick and easy import and export of content and data
Hilversum, August 31, 2016 – Xillio, provider of the Content ETL Platform, is expanding its collection of content connectors with the launch of the Alfresco connector. The Alfresco connector is a plug-in to Xillio's Content ETL platform and can be installed in one click. The connector provides the ability to quickly and easily export content types (eg. documents, users, comments, tags) from Alfresco, or import into Alfresco. This new connector is used to integrate Alfresco with other content repositories and for a content migration to
The new Alfresco connector is based on the standard Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS), which Alfresco offers. CMIS is an OASIS standard especially developed for the enterprise content management market. The CMIS enables a standardized way to access any ECM system that has implemented CMIS, next to Alfresco these are Microsoft SharePoint, IBM FileNet
Unified Data Model
All connectors developed by Xillio are based on the Unified Data Model (UDM). The Unified Data Model is used by Xillio ‘
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Besides the export and import of content and metadata in Alfresco, Xillio offers various solutions to improve the quality of the data. On the basis of an analysis of the data (eg. total entries and files, empty folders, file, duplicates, use and quality of the metadata) it can determine which action should be taken, such as deduplication, restructuring and metadata enrichment.