Personalizing federated documents

Portal Personalization provides the federated documents feature to retrieve metadata about documents that are stored in external content management systems or document repositories. Examples of these systems include HCL Content Manager, IBM® FileNet® Content Manager, and Microsoft™ Sharepoint. You can use a personalization component in HCL Web Content Manager to display metadata from federated documents and to create links to download or open the documents.

About this task

The federated documents feature can acquire metadata from remote systems that support the following methods:
  • Document Services remote interfaces, as supported by HCL Content Manager and FileNet Content Manager
  • Content Management Interoperability Services 1.0 (CMIS 1.0), as supported by HCL Connections, HCL Content Manager, IBM FileNet Content Manager, Microsoft Sharepoint, and others.
  • Atom feeds