cloudControl as the European Platform-as-a-Service solution and SendGrid, the Email infrastructure provider, team up to make it even easier to develop and run your cloud based applications and send Emails from them with SendGrid.
[Webinar] cloudControl: How to Add The Power of SendGrid to Your Email Applications
cloudControl: Adding the Power ofSendGrid to Your Email Applications Henning Paulke Head of Partner Mgmt, cloudControl Martyn Davies Developer Evangelist, SendGrid Inc. 02/28/2013
Today’sARE WHO WE Speakers Henning Paulke Head of Partner Management email@example.com Martyn Davies, Developer Evangelist, SendGrid EMEA firstname.lastname@example.org Rolf Doerr Business Development EMEA email@example.com 2
Today‘s Agenda• Overview cloudControl GmbH• New: loader.io• Overview SendGrid Inc.• cloudControl: Adding the power of SendGrid to your email applications• Q&A
About cloudControl• First European PaaS provider (founded 2009)• Privately held company, 20+ employees• Multi-language support via buildpacks • Supporting Java, Python, PHP and Ruby and many more • No vendor lock-in through open source buildpack API (de-facto standard for PaaS interoperability)• State of the art general purpose PaaS technology• Experience in providing public PaaS in production for multiple years
PaaS – the next step in sofware development "IaaS is “just” the offering of an industrialized infrastructure service — but full PaaS service turns the cloud provider basically into a real software vendor or VAR of a decent stack of software platform components." Stefan Ried, Principal Analyst, Forrester Frontend Your Designing and developing your applicationSaaS application is your core competency and should be the(Application) Backend center of attention for you.PaaS Runtime Using cloudControl allows you to focus 100% on the application. The whole(App Middleware infrastructure plus app runtime is fullyRuntime) O/S managed by the PaaS provider. The IaaS comes together with the PaaS. Virtualization Choosing an IaaS provider has noIaaS Servers operational benefit in itself. On IaaS(Datacenter) developers still need to maintain the Storage virtual machines and all app runtime Networking components themselves, hence have less time to work on the application’s code.
Company Overview• Founded July 2009 $27M venture capital raised Series B closed Jan 2012• TechStars graduate (Boulder, CO)• 130 employees across ww offices – HQ: Boulder, CO; Denver/CO – R&D: Anaheim, CA / Romania – London/UK Angel investors include: – Frankfurt/Germany • Scott Petry (Founder, Postini) • Matt Mullenweg (Founder, Wordpress) 7
Delivering Email at ScaleServing 100,000+ customersSending over 7 billion emailsevery monthTransactional and marketingemail solutionsSendGrid’s customer support 8