Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Configure email routing based on sender email address

We had a request for one of our customers that have an MS Exchange 2007 hosting infrastructure about configuring the users from one hosted domain to send their emails via a certain smart host. If you haven’t tried that yet, you will say: “it’s simple, we create a transport rule and it will work”. When you will start the configuration of the transport rule you will see that there are no options regarding the connector that a certain rule should use.

Making some research, I found out that you can create your own routing agent that will take care of this. It involves a little programing skills but it’s doable. I recommend you to read the following articles:

1 comment:

  1. There exists a commercial utilty for sender-based routing: