How to load data from Mandrill to Redshift

How to load data from SendGrid to Redshift

There’s a continually growing usage of services like Mandrill. Mandrill  is a transactional email API for Mailchimp Users and it is ideal for sending data-driven emails, including targeted and personalised one-to-one messages to your customers. But that traffic creates more data. How can you analyse the data you generate with Mandrill as part of your transactional email campaigns, on Amazon Redshift? This guide is going to provide you with a clear picture about how to load data from Mandrill to Redshift Alternatively, in order to load your data from Mandrill to Redshift you can check Blendo that can handle this kind of problems automatically for you.

ETL your Mandrill data into your Data warehouse

We will use Mandrill’s API to access and extract e-mail related data and load it into Redshift for further analysis. You will need to write the code to get the data and make sure that this process will run every time new data are generated.

What is Mandrill?

Mandrill is a transactional email API for Mailchimp Users. Although in the past, Mandrill was perceived as a different product than Mailchimp, right now it is offered as a Mailchimp plugin. Mandrill is reliable, powerful and ideal for sending data-driven emails, including targeted and personalised one-to-one messages to your customers. You might wonder what are the differences between Mandrill and Mailchimp, as both of them handle the delivery of emails to your customers. Some key differences between the two are the following:

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