Rackspace Acquired Mailgun

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We are glad to announce that Rackspace has acquired Mailgun, an email service for developers to send, receive and track emails within apps and websites.

Rackspace will make Mailgun available to its Rackspace Hosting customers for integrating cloud-based email services into applications and websites. CEO Ev Kontsevoy said the company’s six employees will join Rackspace and move into the hosting providers San Francisco offices.

“Awesome products should be and will be integrated with open cloud platforms,” said Pat Matthews, senior vice president of corporate development at Rackspace. “We want to make it easy for hundreds of thousands of customers to use Mailgun.”

You may read the full story at TechCrunch.

Being a seed round investor, Mailgun was our first investment and our first exit too. Well done, Mailgun team!