SendGrid Now Offered Through Microsoft Windows Azure Store


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Windows Azure LogoWe are enthusiastic to announce that SendGrid is a featured launch partner selected by Microsoft for inclusion in its Windows Azure Store. The Windows Azure cloud platform is widely used to build and deliver innovative web applications to customers. Many of these applications rely on transactional email to confirm registrations, process order purchases or send friend or follower requests. By using SendGrid as part of the Windows Azure Store, developers can avoid the complexity of maintaining a proprietary transactional email solution and the cost of assigning developer resources to manage it.

SendGrid’s inclusion as part of the Windows Azure Store empowers developers to use SendGrid directly from their Windows Azure environment with unified billing and custom documentation libraries, making transactional email management simple and easy for Windows Azure developers.

If you are a Microsoft Windows Azure customer, follow these steps to access SendGrid’s email service:

  1. Go to https://manage.windowsazure.com/ (login required)
  2. In the lower pane of the management portal, click New.
  3. Click Store.
  4. In the Choose an Add-on dialog, select SendGrid and click the right arrow.
  5. In the Personalize Add-on dialog select the SendGrid plan you want to sign up for.

 


Carly Brantz is a veteran in the email deliverability space working to make email simple and easy for developers by regularly writing whitepapers, research briefs and blog posts about email, technology and industry trends.

2 thoughts on “SendGrid Now Offered Through Microsoft Windows Azure Store

  1. It appears that none of your subscriptions are eligible to purchase from the Store. During preview, Azure Store is only available in the United States. It is also not available to Enterprise Agreement customers. Please click here for more details

  2. How can those of us outside the USA use SendGrid in Azure? The Azure Store is only available in the USA. How do the rest of us sign-up and purchase SendGrid?

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