Avatar of Mellin
Mellin
 asked on

new Exchange 2010 setup

I am setting up a new Exchange 2010 environment. Here is what I have:

One Active Directory domain with 300 users
Two separate external email domains.
50 users are adb.com domain, and the other 250 users are xyz.com domain
The adc.com domain must use a smart host to send mail through.

I wanted to setup one mailbox server for the first company and one mailbox server for the second. Then use one HUB and CAS server for both companies. I have discovered that I cannot setup separate send connectors in Exchange 2010 without third party software.

So….do I buy the third party software, or change my design?

One MB/HUB/CAS server for each company
or
One MB server for each company and one HUB / CAS server for each company

Thanks,
Exchange

Avatar of undefined
Last Comment
ronnypot

8/22/2022 - Mon
Neil Russell

Exchange OUTBOUND routing is recipient based and NOT sender based so you are correct that you can not define multiple send connectors to handle this.

Why the NEED for the seperate smart host? Can you not relay ALL trafic through that smart host?

IF you must have your outbound split in two different directions then its either 2 exchange domain/servers or a third party product I am afraid.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
ronnypot

Log in or sign up to see answer
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform
Sign up - Free for 7 days
or
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
Not exactly the question you had in mind?
Sign up for an EE membership and get your own personalized solution. With an EE membership, you can ask unlimited troubleshooting, research, or opinion questions.
ask a question
I started with Experts Exchange in 2004 and it's been a mainstay of my professional computing life since. It helped me launch a career as a programmer / Oracle data analyst
William Peck