- utilize a smtp record through dns round robin (create a host record to multiple IPs). keep in mind that this is not really load balancing.
- situate smtp behind a real load balancer.
Feb 17, 2006
mom: does smtp retry?
the simple answer is no. mom 2000 nor 2005 handles retries when sending alerts via smtp. there are certain contingencies that can be followed since only one smtp address can be used.