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Email Why you may not want to run your own @domain.com email server ?

Discussion in 'Domains, DNS, Email & SSL Certificates' started by eva2000, Oct 8, 2016.

  1. eva2000

    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    DigitalOcean has an old article outlining reasons why you may not want to run your own locally hosted @domain.com email services from your server and they do a much better job explaining the specifics than what I've been saying. Nice read Why You May Not Want To Run Your Own Mail Server | DigitalOcean

    Running your own @domain.com email server requires much higher server resource requirements and much more time consuming even if you know what you're doing - especially for anti-virus/malware scanning and protection and anti-spam management.

     
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    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    So basically what you're saying is, don't pull a Hillary Clinton :sneaky:

    Sorry couldn't help it, although I couldn't agree more as i've tried it in the past and it was nightmare.
     
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    eva2000 Administrator Staff Member

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    haha most famous example indeed ! :LOL:
     
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