Mail Server - 14 Sep 2004

Vircom's ModusMail takes the prize as the best mail server product.

ITPro Today

September 13, 2004

1 Min Read
ITPro Today logo

How the mighty have fallen. Readers' Choice newcomer Vircom ModusMail won the Best Mail Server award with nearly 38 percent of readers' votes, knocking last year's winner, Microsoft Exchange Server, into second place this year. (ModusMail's sister product, Vircom ModusGate, won the Most Innovative Product award as well as several other awards.)

ModusMail uses a multilayered scanning process to provide advanced antispam and security features--benefits that might account for its popularity among our readers. Features include built-in antivirus protection and Realtime Blackhole List (RBL) support, an administration console that lets you delegate control on three levels (network, domain, and user), and Web-based email. Furthermore, Vircom claims a better-than-92-percent catch rate and 99.99 percent protection against false positives. The vendor's Web site offers several case studies, white papers, free trial downloads, and a Return on Investment (ROI) calculator to help you evaluate the product's potential in your environment.

WINNER! — MODUSMAIL

Vircom514-845-1666http://www.vircom.com

2nd Place — Microsoft Exchange Server

Microsofthttp://www.microsoft.com/exchange

3rd Place — IMail Server

Ipswitchhttp://www.ipswitch.com

Sign up for the ITPro Today newsletter
Stay on top of the IT universe with commentary, news analysis, how-to's, and tips delivered to your inbox daily.

You May Also Like