This SDK is an open source project for integrating with SendGrid's Event Webhook API. EventKit Rails is a Ruby on Rails port for the backend, including ActiveRecord and Postgres for the production database. SendGrid’s Event Webhook will notify a URL of your choice via HTTP POST with information about events that occur as SendGrid processes your email. SendGrid’s platform, tools, and expert services team provides a way for developers and marketers to craft, segment, test, and deliver all of their email and includes: purchase confirmations, password reset instructions, an upcoming sale, or a nurture campaign and more. It is a customer communication platform that delivers 35+ billion emails each month.
This article is part of a multi-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. App Development Tools and DevOps APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Web APIs and mashups are not only of interest to the developer community. There are also research activities that look at how to improve various aspects of API design as well as services' and mashups' implementation and deployment. If you are interested in a cutting-edge research that may influence the future of Web APIs, then you should look at series of workshops on Web APIs and Service Mashups.