Migration Mission Accomplished with Vyapin’s DocKIT

It was all now or nothing for a regulator handling financial services during a crucial weekend. It was time to put into action months of migration planning. It involved moving 8 million documents or 4 TBs of data from the existing Open Text system to their new SharePoint environment. It all came down to 48 […]

Improved migration stats for users in new DocKIT

DocKIT for SharePoint is Vyapin’s SharePoint migration solution to migrate from file shares to SharePoint Libraries. DocKIT now features user interface changes that provide more vital information and statistics about the migration job. The Task Status window displays real time and more accurate data on the progress of the migration. The colored dual progression bars […]

XPlica 6.2 released to provide solution for full or incremental migration

There have been a few enhancements in the latest version of XPlica for SharePoint, which is Vyapin’s SharePoint migration solution to migrate contents across SharePoint servers and versions. The Reference Columns for various SharePoint List types have been updated XPlica uses the Reference Columns (or Unique Column Values) definition to identify duplicates in the target […]

Site Collection migration from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013 made easy with XPlica for SharePoint

With the advent of SharePoint 2013 and the new version of Office 365, SharePoint administrators may feel the business need to move content from old SharePoint servers to the newer version. Vyapin’s SharePoint to SharePoint migration solution, XPlica for SharePoint helps administrators accomplish this task with minimal effort. XPlica can migrate Sites, Libraries, Lists and […]

Challenges in Migrating from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013

Migrating from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013 is a challenging task as 2003 is an antiquated system compared to the new and vastly capable SharePoint 2013. Apart from having to adapt to the huge difference in technology, a lot of effort will also be required in cleansing the redundancy in the 2003 database. Besides this, […]

Challenges in migrating from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013

Migrating content from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013 can pose some challenges. Here is a list of challenges you may face when migrating from SharePoint 2007. Switching from 32 bit to 64 bit environment SharePoint 2007 was used in a 32 bit environment whereas the new SharePoint 2013 works in a 64 bit environment. Hence […]

How to upgrade from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013?

SharePoint 2010 is upgraded to SharePoint 2013 in a long sequence of steps. Since databases are an important constituent for the successful running of SharePoint, the upgrade process is carried out using the database attach method. This involves creation of a Farm, copying content and SharePoint application databases, followed by attaching and upgrading the databases. […]

Tips to Upgrade from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013

Here are some useful tips to help you carry out a successful SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 upgrade. Plan and prepare your SharePoint 2013 destination Before you actually begin upgrading your Site Collections and databases to SharePoint 2013, you need to plan how you will setup the SharePoint 2013 Farm, create and connect the database […]

XPlica for SharePoint – A comprehensive SharePoint migration solution

XPlica for SharePoint product has been expanded with several new features and a host of benefits to the users. SharePoint 2013 on-premise server and SharePoint Online support Maintain source SharePoint server hierarchy in the target SharePoint server Source and target server settings can be defined using flexible mapping templates, which can be re-used during content […]

New features in XPlica v4.2

Migrate permissions and handle file redundancies in the target library with the new version! Permission Migration You can now migrate permissions, permission levels and role assignments of the new users and groups and handle existing Users and Groups with ease in this new version. XPlica provides three options to handle existing users & groups and […]

Quick Migrator feature in XPlica for SharePoint 2010 v4.0

How to use this new content migration feature? Prerequisites The Quick Migrator Agent should run in the SharePoint servers (Source & Target) during the entire duration of the migration task run. A common temporary storage location is required for XPlica application to share this workspace with the source and target server Quick Migrator Agents. Quick […]