We help IT Professionals succeed at work.

Temporary Open Source Email Server

bernie123
bernie123 asked
on
240 Views
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
Hi Guys,

I need to setup a temporary email server for an interim period between moving from a outsourced/managed system to an Exchange Server.

I need the system to be effectively free (excluding hardware) including the operating system, av scanner and email server - as we are fully budgeted on our exchange server.

It is for a small office with 17 users.  Ideally it will not manage the email storage as currently this is only done by outlook in .pst files, and will make the transfer to Exchange reletively easy.  

Our current managed system recieves the emails through SMTP forwarding from our ISP and just virus scans the emails.  Any emails that are sent to certain members of staff are duplicated to certain other members of staff.

Is there any way that we can do this?  And what hardware requirements would be necessary.

Thanks B
Comment
Watch Question

Commented:
This one is on us!
(Get your first solution completely free - no credit card required)
UNLOCK SOLUTION
Unlock the solution to this question.
Join our community and discover your potential

Experts Exchange is the only place where you can interact directly with leading experts in the technology field. Become a member today and access the collective knowledge of thousands of technology experts.

*This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

OR

Please enter a first name

Please enter a last name

8+ characters (letters, numbers, and a symbol)

By clicking, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.