2018/07/11 by Willem Stam.
Postmastery provides delivery monitoring and optimisation services on top of various email delivery environments. Sometimes we offer this service on top of on-premises MTA (like PowerMTA or EmailSuccess) and sometimes on top of cloud-based ESP’s (like Mailchimp or Smartfocus). A prerequisite of delivery monitoring and optimization services, is to get the right data points like […]
2018/04/10 by Willem Stam.
On Friday April 6, 2018, Postmastery’s Email Delivery Analytics detected serious delivery issues at LaPoste.net. The most frequent SMTP errors we detected were: 421 4.3.2 No system resources 421 4.3.2 All server ports are busy 451 4.7.1 Service unavailable – try again later 421 4.7.0 lpn-prd-vrin0xx Error: too many errors 421 4.4.2 lpn-prd-vrin0xx Error: timeout […]
2018/04/06 by Willem Stam.
On April 5th, at 5AM CET, we were alerted by a huge spike in Outlook deferrals. The chart below (copied from Postmastery Delivery Analytics) reveals the deferrals over time: After investigating the issue, Postmastery delivery engineers discovered new SMTP replies at Microsoft domains. These errors are receiver’s side, not related to sender’s reputation. Organization queue quota […]