We are very excited to announce a SendGrid partnership with Engine Yard, a leading PaaS (Platform as a Service) company that empowers rapid and cost effective software application innovation. Engine Yard’s powerful platform provides a complete commercial grade solution to enable developers the freedom to focus on building great applications rather than managing an intricate platform.

SendGrid and Engine Yard share the goal of making it easier for developers to spend their time building the next great application instead of managing their infrastructure. By joining forces with Engine Yard, SendGrid can now help a new community of developers scale their email infrastructure and make sure their transactional messages reach the inbox.

If you are an Engine Yard customer, follow these steps to access SendGrid’s email service:
1. Go to https://cloud.engineyard.com/addons (login required) or navigate to “Add-ons” in Engine Yard Cloud
2. Click on the SendGrid banner at the top of the page
3. Sign up and follow the instructions for “Activate”, “Update Code” and “Deploy”

As SendGrid's Senior Marketing Analyst, Danny is responsible for keeping the marketing team focused on making data-driven decisions to help make sure we are providing value for our customers and prospects. While he may spend his days knee deep in spreadsheets now, Danny spent most of the last 10 years managing email campaigns, website optimization, and PPC campaigns for B2B companies.