That was one of my driving factors. I still have one site that uses my VPS for email, but that is it. The rest have been converted to gmail.
Another great plus is that my users can easily manage email accounts now through gmail without having to access the DA control panel. It is the...
I would second that.
I normally reccomend new users to DirectAdmin because of it's simplicity. Most of them only need very small hosting accounts, so I find myself directing them towards other companies even though KnownHost is truly one of the best hosts I have ever used.
It would be great...
I'm interested as well.
I'm currently running my own license of it on my DirectAdmin account here.
It used to be that Installatron was the only option for DA. I'm not sure if that is still the case, but I still use it all the time.
See if one of these helps you out:
Someone was having similar problems with Google Apps and cPanel:
Dan's instructions on setting up Google Apps with cPanel:
Let me offer another perspective on this point.
I come from a shared hosting background and have been using a VPS from KnownHost for a while now.
If you order your VPS package with the same control panel that you are used to (I use DirectAdmin), then you can pretty much administer your sites...
If you have Roundcube set up to send mail, aren't you still using the gmail SMTP server? If that is the case, the mails are still being sent from an external location.
I thought that is how I had mine set up.
Do you have a simple php script or something that you can use to test sending...