// SUMMARIES ?> BOULDER, Colo. — SendGrid, the leading delivery platform for customer communication, today announced its availability in Google Cloud Launcher,a marketplace that enables Google Cloud Platform users to explore, launch, and manage powerful solutions and services. The integration will enable customers to seamlessly deploy SendGrid’s proven, cloud-based email service which delivers over 22 billion emails per month and provides industry-leading delivery and support infrastructure. Beginning tomorrow, SendGrid’s Community Development team will be on site at GCP NEXT 2016, Google Cloud Platform’s global user conference. Email is one of the most cost effective ways for businesses to communicate with customers and prospects. Marketing and transactional emails engage users and drive growth by confirming account details and order purchases as well as through promotional offers, social alerts and notifications. Each email however, must battle a tangled maze of filters, blocks and traps to reach its recipient. SendGrid eliminates these obstacles by clearing a linear path to the inbox. Through strong inbox delivery rates, best-in-class scalability, and the largest support and account management services team in the industry, SendGrid makes the most cost effective way to communicate also the easiest. “By leveraging SendGrid within the Google Cloud Platform, businesses can avoid the complexity of maintaining a proprietary email solution and the cost of assigning developer resources to manage it,” said Scott Heimes, CMO of SendGrid. “The Google Cloud Launcher makes it even easier for businesses to to use SendGrid and leverage the power and efficiency of email to nurture one-to-one, meaningful relationships with their key audiences.” Google Cloud Platform enables enterprises to build, test and deploy applications on Google’s highly-scalable and reliable infrastructure. It offers computing, storage and application services for web, mobile and backend solutions. Google Cloud Launcher offers ready-to-go building blocks, solutions, and services to accelerate development, enabling users to spend less time combing through documentation or wiring things together and more time coding. About SendGrid SendGrid is a proven, cloud-based customer communication platform that drives engagement and business growth. SendGrid is a leader in email deliverability and its proven, cloud-based platform successfully delivers over 22 billion emails each month for Internet and mobile-based customers like Airbnb, Pandora, HubsSpot, Spotify, Uber and FourSquare as well as more traditional enterprises like Intuit and Costco. For more information, visit www.sendgrid.com.