mbailey ( )
Wed, 26 Jul 2000 15:40:08 -0400 (EDT)

IMAIL from

We currently have about 150,000 users in the boxes that run the software.

We however use a database server for EACH of the services you requested
and then they are in a trust relationship with backups dumped to each
other. We currently use IBM Netfinities with Quad Zeon processors in each
and usually 2gigs of memory.. The machines are idling..

We do use SQL triggers to keep the passwords for the users insync with one


On Wed, 26 Jul 2000, Christian Schmit wrote:

> We currently need to build up a new email server
> system that integrates with a MS SQL 7 database.
> This SQL database needs to centrally handle radius,
> email and FTP authentication.
> - Radius server will be RadiusNT as we use it for years
> without major problems
> - FTP server will probably be Serv-U with external
> authentication.
> - Mailserver will either become VOPMail or Mailsite ??
> As both products are very similar due to their common
> origin : University of Edinburgh I think. We are not sure
> which one to choose. The price clearly speaks for VOPMAIL.
> On the other hand Mailsite now offers clustering which might
> get important for us. The system needs to be scalable to handle
> 10 000 mailboxes from the beginning but with the option to
> support over 100 000 mailboxes.
> I know Vircom from the good old MajorBBS/Worldgroup days and
> they have always had 1st class in support and very good products.
> I have had no experience with the company offering Mailsite
> until now?
> Anyone runnung one of these email systems with over 20 000
> mailboxes or more?
> Which product should we go with?
> All comments are welcome.
> Christian
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