Griddler is a Ruby on Rails engine for that creates an endpoint for services that convert incoming emails to HTTP POST requests. As a default, Griddler uses the SendGrid email API, but it can also be used with Cloudmailin, Postmark, or Mandrill. See the SDK documentation for instructions on installing and configuring Griddler. The SDK is funded and maintained by Thoughtbot.
Even to the most casual observer it’s pretty apparent that developers will be accessing ever increasingly larger amounts of data via an API. The challenge is finding the right cloud-based platform capable of facilitating the integration of all that data at acceptable performance levels.