E-Mail Servers, Managers & Tools

E-Mail Servers & Message Transfer Agent (MTA)

WebMail Software

  • HTTP Mail User Agent inventory
    The french academic technical team (Comité Réseau des Universités - CRU) had to investigate among some web email interface. Here are those they have identified.
  • Web-based Mail by Endymion Corporation
    • Saké Mail
      Saké Mail is a server-side web site tool that provides robust, full-featured email capabilities to both web users (WebMail) and wireless users (WAP). The Saké server application framework in 100% based on Java Server API (servlets), memory-resident and multi-thread for performance and scalability; the content presentation is based on XML/XSL or HTML templates with cached interface; all configuration and application data files are in XML.
      Saké Mail live demo.
    • MailMan
      Web-based application that allows users to send and receive Internet email from an Internet-connected web browser. Endymion MailMan uses any existing POP3 mailbox and SMTP server, has configurable interface, supports formatted messages and attachments. It is a low-cost solution with effortless integration with existing infrastructure, running as a Perl5 CGI.
      MailMan live demo.
  • SquirrelMail - Webmail for Nuts!
    SquirrelMail is a standards-based webmail package written in PHP4. SquirrelMail is free software licenced under the GPL. It includes built-in pure PHP support for the IMAP and SMTP protocols, and all pages render in pure HTML 4.0 (with no Javascript) for maximum compatibility across browsers. It has very few requirements and is very easy to configure and install. SquirrelMail has a all the functionality you would want from an email client, including strong MIME support, address books, and folder manipulation.
    SquirrelMail SourceForge mirror. SourceForge Project: SquirrelMail.
  • IMP
    IMP is the Internet Messaging Program. It is written in PHP and provides webmail access to IMAP and POP3 accounts. IMP is under the GNU Public License (GPL).
  • Open WebMail Project
    Open WebMail is a webmail system based on the NeoMail versão version 1.14 from Ernie Miller. Open WebMail is designed to manage very large mail folder files in a memory efficient way. It also provides a range of features to help users migrate smoothly from Microsoft Outlook to Open WebMail.
    Written in Perl. GNU General Public License (GPL).
    Mirrors: US (High Bandwidth) openwebmail.com, Taiwan Develop.
    SourceForge Project: Open WebMail, NeoMail.
  • Mirapoint Internet Messaging
  • Sendmail Mobile Message Server
    By Sendmail, Inc.
    Formerly Mailspinner from Nascent Technologies.
  • SqWebMail
    SqWebMail is a web CGI client for sending and receiving E-mail using a HTML interface. Features: Very lightweight, mail folders, virtual accounts, LDAP, address book, Displays HTML messages, extensive MIME support, Javascript and cookies are not required, spell checking is available. Open Source software, by Sam Varshavchik.
    sqWebMail is also part of Courier mail server.
    SqWebMail em Português (Brasil), por Uelinton B. dos Santos.
  • Microsoft Exchange Outlook Web Access (OWA)
    By Microsoft Corporation.
  • Google Directory: Internet Mail Clients - Web-Based

E-Mail Tools

  • MHonArc - An Email-to-HTML converter
    Alternative URL.
  • ListWebber II version 1.0b
    ListWebber provides the means for searching LISTSERV and ListProcessor lists while reducing the need to know their searching syntax.
  • LWGate - Mailing List WWW Gateway
    Old CGI script written in Perl used to present information about specific mailing lists, provide an easy-to-use forms based interface to mailing list commands, and automatically generate, on-the-fly, a hypertext interface to list archives. It supports LISTSERV, ListProcessor 6, Majordomo, and SmartList mailing list servers.
  • Blat SMTP Processor for WinNT
    Blat is a Public Domain (freeware supplied with full source code) Windows NT console utility that sends the contents of a file in an e-mail message, using the SMTP protocol. Blat can send plain ASCII text files or binary files encoded in base64 or uuencode.

Unix Procmail - Email filtering processor

procmail is the mail processing utility language written by Stephen van den Berg, Germany. Procmail is a free open-source package of tools that you can use to automatically process messages either as they arrive or after they are already in a mailbox.

Discussion Lists

Discussion Lists Hosting

  • Yahoo! Groups
    A new service from Yahoo using eGroups technology. eGroups merged with Yahoo in August 2000. Yahoo! Groups is an easy way for groups to communicate. Yahoo! Groups provides a gathering place on the Internet for a group to send and receive emails, schedule meetings, share files (documents, photos etc.), or have private group chats. Free. E-mail lists, group calendar, file share, chat and talk.
  • FreeLists
    FreeLists is a service providing free, commercial-grade Internet mailing lists to all interested. The lists are all internet and technology-related.
  • Topica - Free Email List Services
    Ability to start your own free email list, Searchable Web-based list archives, Option to read messages via the Web rather than filling up your email inbox, Access to tens of thousands of lists on thousands of topics - find more lists on topics you're interested in.
  • Terra - Forum Now!
    In Portuguese and English.
  • Nosso Grupo
    In Portuguese. A site from Abril brazilian media group. Also as nossogrupo.com.br.
  • MessageBot
    Free E-mail list maintainer. Formerly known as eList.com. MessageBot.Com is a totally free e-mail notification/distribution list service. It can be used to keeps track of the emails of people who wish to be notified of changes to your website, or for other email lists in which the user enters their own email to be included.
  • Microsoft bCentral List Builder
    Originated from ListBot, MSN Link Exchange - Microsoft Corporation.
  • BrasilEmail
  • Google Groups
    Google acquired Deja's Usenet Archive (Deja.com). Archives of postings in more than 45,000 Usenet newsgroups. Through a free registering into My Deja.com service, you also get the ability to post into or tracking desired newsgroups, on the Web, or using your e-mail or with a free Web based e-mail @my-deja.com, as well as create or participate into discussions groups.
    Browse Usenet Newsgroups: Toplevel Hierarchy.
    The Basics of Usenet.

Mailing List Servers