If you’re a SendGrid customer you will no doubt have taken a look around your statistics dashboard a few times. It’s great isn’t it? Being able to get such a granular view of what’s happening with the email you send through us. I’m fascinated by statistics and analytics so when I stumbled upon Techstars Cloud graduate company TempoDB recently I had to check them out. What is TempoDB? TempoDB is a database designed specifically for storing time series data. This data could be anything really but it’s better used for little pieces of information like thermostat temperatures, network latency or heart rates. Perfect for storing data over extended periods of time, or where the storage requirement is very, very frequent.
Cyber-Duck is a leading UK based digital agency with a world-class reputation working with global brands. As part of their service offering, they produce custom Web Portals with SaaS capabilities and also develop bespoke web applications which send out tens of thousands of emails per month via cloud hosting services. However, they were experiencing deliverability challenges with the default email capabilities of the cloud servers and needed more robust tracking of email usage so they could bill clients accordingly. After looking at a couple popular solutions, they decided to give SendGrid a try through our partnership with Rackspace. After just one hour, they were up and running and gained access to the real-time analytics they needed to better service their
We are very happy to announce that Standing Cloud, a leading provider of cloud-based application management solutions has teamed with SendGrid to make our leading cloud email delivery, analytics and scalability available to Standing Cloud customers. For cloud customers running hosted applications on Standing Cloud, the integration with SendGrid reduces the complexity of sending high-volume transactional emails while improving their deliverability, reliability and ROI. The SendGrid service can be deployed directly from the Standing Cloud application management console in just a few clicks. We are excited to make SendGrid easily available to even more customers as part of Standing Cloud’s extended service options. It’s clear that SendGrid and Standing Cloud share a common vision that the cloud should be simplified and easy-to-use, and we’re
Google Analytics ( GA ) is a great free resource to stay on top of your website’s performance, but did you know that GA is also useful for monitoring your outbound emails? In this post we show you how to use GA to gain statistical insight into your outgoing emails. If you are a SendGrid user, you will also learn how to use our REST API along with our free GA filter to simplify the process.