Thread: Mail hosting without Webhosting
12-25-2013, 08:12 PM #1New Member
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Mail hosting without Webhosting
My question is a little bit general.
I have a customer which currently developing a e-commerce system for him. We decide to use amazon ec2. Then in a meeting he offered to collect his all websites,blogs,portals on amazon ec2 (some of them php, some of them .net)
As you know amazon offer servers not hosting enviorenment. I will simply change dns to point amazon ip. But I am a little bit confused. I will migrate all websites to server under amazon aws but how about emails? How can I host emails? Can I host email on another server without have any hosting environment? If so what is the best option? As i searched their price is 2.5-5 dolars per user per month, in this situation for 10-12 accounts and 50 email accounts it is too much money.
My question is simple : What is technical guide for this? Is my domain name registration settings enough to deal with email hosting? What is the best way to host multiple domain emails?
12-25-2013, 09:20 PM #2
Your mail is not tied to your domain hosting. There are many cases where they're hosted separately (particularly for businesses) and good reasons for doing so.There's no such thing as an unmanaged server - It's actually self-managed. Worth remembering next time you're looking for someone to complain to.
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12-26-2013, 10:06 AM #3Community Guide
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