Message Systems Acquires Port25 Solutions, Inc.

message-systems-acquires-port25-featuredMessage Systems acquires Port25 Solutions, Inc. in a stock and cash deal. Port25 Solutions is known for its PowerMTA email delivery software product. Message Systems is the world’s biggest email infrastructure provider.
Port25’s technology, customer base and staff will be combined into Message Systems as a stand-alone business unit that will continue to focus on serving the medium-to-large-sized sender market. The entire Port25 Solutions team will remain on staff at the company.

Message Systems acquires Port25 Solutions – company details

For some the Message Systems company may not be known by name, but it delivers an impressive 20% of all legitimate email worldwide. Clients include Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter as well as many ESPs (Email Service Providers). These include Eloqua, Epsilon, Infusionsoft, Maropost, VerticalResponse, Yesmail and Delivra.

Message Systems makes its positioning clear.

The fact that Message Systems acquires Port25 Solutions allows the company to offer email delivery and infrastructure to companies of all shapes and sizes. From startups to mid-level, from larger corporations to big senders: this includes cloud and on-premise solutions.
A quote from Message Systems CEO Phillip Merrick:

“With the addition of the Port25 technology and staff, Message Systems is even better equipped to take its leadership position in email infrastructure into the cloud.”

Message Systems has its own transactional email solution called SparkPost. It is built on the Momentum platform which is used for all its clients’ email communications.
A quote from Port25 Solutions CEO John Karpovich

“We are very pleased to join forces with Message Systems, a company known for its industry leadership, our companies share the vision that the cloud requires the kind of excellence we have consistently provided to a ‘who’s who’ list of on-premise email infrastructure customers for more than a decade. Together, we commit to continue bringing our vast email experience — in the cloud and on-premise — to businesses of all sizes around the world.”

The full press release about the news that Message Systems acquires Port25 Solutions can be found on the Message Systems website.

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