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LinuxPlanet: Volution: Promising Solution, GUI Not Quite There Yet

Mar 21, 2002, 14:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dee-Ann LeBlanc)

"We do some pretty cool things around my office with the mail servers, so the big thing I was looking for was that if we moved over to Caldera's Volution Messaging Server version 1.0, we wouldn't lose any functionality. I was pleased to note that none of that was missing, after all, who wants to pay for software that actually reduces your available feature set?

"Instead, what I found is this: I know how long it took us to figure out how to integrate things like virus-scanning into our email server, but with this commercial solution it's a one-step process. Anti-spamming routines aren't quite so easily added but some are included by default, and it's still not a big stretch to set such things up. So if I were a system administrator who just didn't have time or inclination to fuss with manual customization, this commercial solution would certainly make my life a whole lot easier..."

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