Mail Servers

Mail Servers in Amorphic play a very crucial role in delivering the application notification messages to the User.

Amorphic Notifications provide a facility to choose a type of delivery service through which the application notifications are sent out. Mail Servers is one such option where it allows organizations the flexibility of bringing in their own SMTP mail servers to deliver the messages in more organizational compliance manner.

Amorphic Mail Server section provides the following capabilities:
  • List all the existing mail servers configurations in the system.
  • View existing mail server configuration.
  • Enable or Disable an existing mail server configuration.
  • Update an existing mail server configuration.
  • Delete an existing mail server configuration.

The following picture depicts the Mail Management Console in Amorphic:

Users Home Page

Amorphic User contains the following information:

Mail Server Metadata Information

Type Description
Server Name Server Name, which uniquely identifies the registered Server.
Description A brief description about the mail server.
Port Port number on which the SMTP server is hosted.
User Name User name of the SMTP Server for authentication
Password Password of the SMTP server for authentication
Enabled ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ depending on the organization policy to use the current mail configuration to send notifications
Account email The ‘From’ email address used while sending notifications.

Mail server Operations

Amorphic Users provides the following operations

Create server

You can create a SMTP mail server configuration in Amorphic by using the “Mail Server” section under “Management” of Amorphic application. Please find the following animation for quick overview of Users.

Create server

List servers

You can list all existing mail server configurations in Amorphic by using the “Mail Server” section under “Management” of Amorphic application. Please find the following animation for quick overview of Users.

List servers

View server

This functionality allows us to see the server metadata of the mail server Please find the following animation to view a mail server.

View server

Enable/Disable server

This option allows an user to enable/disable a particular mail server configuration to send email notifications to the users. This feature allows the application to have multiple server configuration but also one should note that we can only have one active configuration at a time.

Please follow the below animation to enable/disable an user.

Enable/Disable server

Update server

This option allows an user to update a mail server metadata of an existing entry. Please follow the below animation to follow the process to update a mail server.

Update mail server

Delete User

This option allows an administrator to Delete an user permanently. Please follow the below animation to delete a mail server.

Delete server