OpenText Content Server (LiveLink)

Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server (LiveLink) Migration

Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server (formerly known as LiveLink® ECM) enables the migration of content from OpenText Content Server (LiveLink) to SharePoint products and technologies.  Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server Migration is part of the Tzunami Deployer Family of Products, which has been developed specifically to respond to all Advanced SharePoint requirements (SharePoint 2007, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016, SharePoint 2019 and SharePoint Online).   Our SharePoint migration software allows the user to extract all LiveLink content via command on any machine with designated permissions.  Meanwhile, the user can load, deploy and migrate content to SharePoint on a separate machine. With the ability to connect remotely to the OpenText LiveLink server, users easily chose the content to be migrated from OpenText Content Server to SharePoint.

Tzunami Deployer for LiveLink migration has the ability to run exporter from the command line, allowing running exports as part of scripts. This tool supports primarily content migration from LiveLink to SharePoint.

How to transfer your content from
OpenText Content Server (LiveLink) to SharePoint?

With Tzunami Deployer, in Just 4 EASY steps you can migrate your data from
OpenText Content Server (LiveLink)  to any version like SharePoint (MOSS) 2007, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint
2013, SharePoint 2016, SharePoint 2019, office 365 and SharePoint Online.


Export data from your server including metadata using Tzunami Exporter


Load exported data into Deployer
Read entire SharePoint destination


Drag and Drop migration with all needed configurations


Migrate data into your new SharePoint environment



Read Sharepoint



Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server allows users to export the following types of objects (with their relevant subtype ID) from the OpenText LiveLink server:

  • Enterprise Workspaces and Personal Workspaces
  • Discussions Topics and Replies
  • Tasks Lists, Tasks Groups, Tasks and Milestones
  • Channels and News
  • Projects
  • Folders
  • Documents, Text Documents and Compound Documents
  • Links and Aliases

For details regarding support for additional object types please contact the Tzunami Support Team at [email protected].

As part of the export process, Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server (LiveLink) repositions users and groups, as well as the following permissions:

  • See
  • See Content
  • Modify
  • Edit Attributes
  • Delete Versions
  • Add Items
  • Delete
  • Reserve
  • Edit Permissions

Using  Tzunami Deployer’s security mappings, users can perform the migration of users, groups (as well as groups membership) and permissions, even across Active Directory domains.

On top of the basic metadata, Tzunami Deployer for OpenText Content Server (LiveLink) enables the migration of metadata implemented using the two methods of metadata supported by OpenText LiveLink:

  • OpenText LiveLink 8.x or earlier releases: Additional Nodes Attributes (also called System Attributes).
  • OpenText LiveLink 9.x or later: Categories and Attributes.

Both methods are supported, and allow users to migrate metadata, and properties/columns to the target system. Using Tzunami Deployer, you can easily migrate and move content from OpenText Content Server (LiveLink) to SharePoint.

Supported versions:

  • OpenText Content Server 16.2.6
  • OpenText Content Server 16
  • OpenText Content Server 10.5
  • Livelink ECM 10.0.0
  • Livelink 9.7.1
  • Livelink 9.7.0
  • Livelink 9.6.x


Introduction to REST APIs:

  • OpenText Content Server 16.x or later


Software requirements:

  • Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0
  • API access from network, HTTP Tunneling supported

*LiveLink® is a registered trademark owned by Open Text Corporation.

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