SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SparkPost, the most performant cloud email delivery service available, today announced its availability in the Microsoft Azure cloud platform-as-a-service (PaaS) marketplace. As an early adopter in the Azure marketplace, SparkPost provides companies with highly configurable add-on resources including email or notification capabilities in their web offerings, in addition to powerful reporting and analytics tools that support further innovation in web application development.
SparkPost brings to its offering the highest deliverability rates of any email provider, giving developers confidence in the viability of the email and notification functions built into their web applications. Beyond the basics, SparkPost also includes unmatched insight into message delivery and analytics reporting in real time. "Given Microsoft's position as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Platform as a Service, and SparkPost's expertise in transaction and marketing cloud email delivery, customers of both organizations stand to benefit greatly from this availability," said SparkPost CEO Phillip Merrick. "Simplified email delivery can greatly speed up the development of web offerings utilizing Microsoft's capable platform, and provide a competitive advantage. SparkPost is proud to be represented as an early adopter in the Azure Marketplace." "We are excited that SparkPost will now be available as a Microsoft-certified offer on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace and the value they will bring to customers and partners alike," added Walter Harp, Director, Product Marketing, Microsoft Corp. Pricing and Availability The SparkPost add-on is now available to all Microsoft Azure Marketplace customers and is free-of-charge for those who wish to send up to 100,000 emails per month; paid plans tier from over 100,000 to 5,000,000 emails per month. For more information on the SparkPost Add-on now available to developers using the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, please visit https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/marketplace/About SparkPostSparkPost is the world's #1 email infrastructure provider, offering the most performant cloud email delivery service available. Customers including Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, Groupon, Marketo, Zillow, CareerBuilder, ZipRecruiter, the Financial Times and Comcast send over 3 trillion messages a year, more than 25 percent of the world's non-spam email. These companies chose us to provide the deliverability, speed to launch and data insights they need to drive customer engagement for their business. Follow us on Twitter @SparkPost or go to sparkpost.com. Press ContactRachel KaseroffSparkPost(415) 341-5625 Rachel.Kaseroff@sparkpost.com Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150827/261556LOGO