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Exim Alternatives

Exim is described as 'message transfer agent (MTA) developed at the University of Cambridge for use on Unix systems connected to the Internet' and is an app in the online services category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Exim for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Mac, Windows and BSD. The best alternative is Mail-in-a-box, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Exim are Postfix, OpenSMTPD, sSMTP and Sendmail.

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  • Mac
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  1. Mail-in-a-box icon

    Mail-in-a-box

    • Self-Hosted
    • Roundcube
    13 alternatives to Mail-in-a-box 

    Easy-to-deploy mail server.

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    Postfix

    • Mac
    • Linux
    22 alternatives to Postfix 

    Postfix is a mail transfer agent (MTA) that routes and delivers electronic mail. It attempts to be fast, easy to administer, and secure. The software is also known by its former names VMailer and IBM Secure Mailer.

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    OpenSMTPD

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    12 alternatives to OpenSMTPD 

    OpenSMTPD is a FREE implementation of the server-side SMTP protocol as defined by RFC 5321, with some additional standard extensions. It allows ordinary machines to exchange e-mails with other systems speaking the SMTP protocol.

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  4. sSMTP

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    19 alternatives to sSMTP 

    sSMTP is a simple MTA to deliver mail from a computer to a mail server. sSMTP is simple and lightweight, there are no daemons or anything hogging up CPU; Just sSMTP. Unlike Exim4, sSMTP does not receive mail, expand aliases, or manage a queue.

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    Discontinued

    The last update was in 2013.

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    Sendmail

    • Mac
    • Linux
    27 alternatives to Sendmail 

    Sendmail is a general purpose internetwork email routing facility that supports many kinds of transfer and delivery methods, including the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) used for email transport over the Internet.

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    Courier-MTA

    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    12 alternatives to Courier-MTA 

    The Courier mail transfer agent (MTA) is an integrated mail/groupware server based on open commodity protocols, such as ESMTP, IMAP, POP3, LDAP, SSL, and HTTP. Courier provides ESMTP, IMAP, POP3, webmail, and mailing list services within a single, consistent, framework.

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    1.  Mail FilteringCourier-MTA classifies email messages according to specified criteria, allowing you to automatically recognize fraudulent or spam messages.
  7. Dragonfly Mail Agent

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    7 alternatives to Dragonfly Mail Agent 

    A small Mail Transport Agent (MTA), designed for home and office use. Part of DragonFly BSD , it accepts mails from locally installed Mail User Agents (MUA) and delivers the mails either locally or to a remote destination.

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    PowerMTA

    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    21 alternatives to PowerMTA 

    Email gateway application (SMTP server) that makes it easy for senders to adopt the latest authentication specifications ( SPF and DKIM) to comply with changing ISP policies for accountable outbound email delivery. No over hype. It just delivers.

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    Microsoft SMTP Server

    • Windows
    13 alternatives to Microsoft SMTP Server 

    Configure SMTP e-mail in IIS when you want to deliver e-mail messages from your site. Mail can be delivered immediately or it can be delivered to a file location on disk where it can be retrieved for delivery later.

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    MailerQ

    • Linux
    7 alternatives to MailerQ 

    MailerQ is a high performance Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) and a very fast SMTP server, designed to deliver large volumes of email messages at very high speeds. MailerQ is based on RabbitMQ AMQP.

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