Two exchange servers with different domain in the same Lan, possible? RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,

    Can I set two exchange server that belongs two differnet domains in the same Lan?


    1. I set MX records to point to one IP address ( on internet

    2.  we have two exchange servers with different SMTP in like exchange 01 for; exhcange 02 for

    Is it possible to recieve both SMTP domain emails from outside email server? or there is a conflict when recieving emails?



    I really appreciate for any input.

    Sunday, July 10, 2011 6:35 AM

All replies

  • If the Exch servers are part of the same Exch Org you can have and MX records pointing to your Exch servers.  You can have multiple SMTP domains.
    Sunday, July 10, 2011 12:20 PM
  • Sorry, both exchange servers are not in the same Org. so what can I do then?

    Monday, July 11, 2011 1:22 AM
  • Yes you can, LAN is at the network layer, Exch pretty much as a AD Forest/Exch Org boundary.
    Monday, July 11, 2011 8:38 AM