by CIO Staff

Economical E-Mail Servers

Sep 15, 20031 min
Enterprise Applications

Hurdles Lack of collaboration features. Switching costs. Reluctance to use smaller vendors.

Primary markets Large enterprises with “deskless” workers. Small and midsize businesses.

Estimated cost 50 cents to $2 per user per month.


Gordano GMS Mail for Unix and Windows platforms.

IBM/Lotus Software Workplace messaging and Notes e-mail.

Ipswitch IMail Server for Windows 2000 and Windows NT.

Microsoft Exchange messaging and collaboration.

Mirapoint Message Server appliances.

Novell NetMail e-mail and calendaring system.

Oracle Collaboration Suite messaging and collaboration system.

Sendmail Workforce Mail server.

Stalker Software CommuniGate Pro mail server.

Sun Sun One Messaging Server corporate messaging platform.