We Scan Cloud Service Providers Daily

To Deliver Independent and Unbiased Cloud Insights

Our Process

Our process provides the cloud ecosystem with real-time insight, analysis, and data about specific CSPs as well as the cloud industry overall.
Research. Our analysts create the process and guidance for our automated systems to gather public data directly from cloud service providers (CSPs) and from other publicly available sources.
Analyze. Our analysts evaluate the automated comparisons to determine how the CSPs compare to each other and identify trends.
Validate. Our analysts carefully validate and organize our results to ensure we are providing accurate data and insights to our clients.
Deliver. Our analysts deliver impartial and unbiased insight to our customers via email, videos, infographics, and reports for our Premium Services Subscriptions.

1. Research

We gather cloud industry and provider-specific data to drive our cloud tools and inform our market analysis reports.

2. Analyze

We analyze the outputs from our automated cloud tools to develop insights on the performance of CSPs and trends for the industry as a whole.

3. Validate

We rigorously check the accuracy and consistency of our data for quality assurance.

4. Deliver

We provide insights and analysis through various channels to help inform our readers’ business, technology, and investment decisions.

We Scan Cloud Service Providers Daily

To Deliver Independent and Unbiased Cloud Insight

1. Research

We gather cloud industry and provider-specific data to drive our cloud tools and inform our market analysis reports.

2. Analyze

We analyze the outputs from our automated cloud tools to develop insights on the performance of CSPs and trends for the industry as a whole.

3. Validate

We rigorously check the accuracy and consistency of our data for quality assurance.

4. Deliver

We provide insights and analysis through various channels to help inform our readers’ business, technology, and investment decisions.

Cloud Provider Comparisons

Liftr Cloud Index compares the competitive state of cloud service providers (CSPs). Liftr Cloud Insights currently tracks the three largest CSPs (AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure) plus the largest CSP headquartered outside of North America (Alibaba Cloud).* Liftr Cloud Insights actively seeks to track more CSPs in the future.

Cloud Migration Strategies 

DoubleHorn’s cloud service brokerage is familiar with all major CSPs and considers all options in helping its customers make the best choices for each cloud migration. DoubleHorn believes that better access to more data drives continuous improvement. DoubleHorn’s brokerage business combines public and private data sources with data and insights from Liftr Cloud Insights to better advise customers on cloud migration strategies.

The Liftr Cloud Distiller

Our tracking systems are built around our Liftr Cloud Distiller, the data analytics engine at the core of our research products and analysis. We add new cloud service providers (CSP) to our tracking products by first adding a CSP to Cloud Distiller. Then we deploy process and automation to add the CSP to our Cloud Index and Cloud Regions Map products.

Cloud Provider Comparisons

Liftr Cloud Index compares the competitive state of cloud service providers (CSPs). Liftr Cloud Insights currently tracks the three largest CSPs (AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure) plus the largest CSP headquartered outside of North America (Alibaba Cloud).* Liftr Cloud Insights actively seeks to track more CSPs in the future.

Cloud Migration Strategies 

DoubleHorn’s cloud service brokerage is familiar with all major CSPs and considers all options in helping its customers make the best choices for each cloud migration. DoubleHorn believes that better access to more data drives continuous improvement. DoubleHorn’s brokerage business combines public and private data sources with data and insights from Liftr Cloud Insights to better advise customers on cloud migration strategies.

The Liftr Cloud Distiller

Our tracking systems are built around our Liftr Cloud Distiller, the data analytics engine at the core of our research products and analysis. We add new cloud service providers (CSP) to our tracking products by first adding a CSP to Cloud Distiller. Then we deploy process and automation to add the CSP to our Cloud Index and Cloud Regions Map products.

If you are a CSP interested in being included in Liftr Cloud tracking, please contact us at analyst@liftrcloud.com

*Rankings based on Canalys worldwide cloud infrastructure services market Q2 2018.

A Data-Driven Approach

Liftr Cloud Insights takes a data-driven approach to cloud market analysis. At the heart of our data analytics methodology is the Liftr Cloud Distiller, our proprietary service core that compares similar products across tracked cloud service providers (CSPs). Liftr Cloud Distiller enables our customized comparisons and analysis of cloud technologies, cloud services, and cloud industry trends.

Liftr Cloud Insights is a leading analyst firm that helps condense cloud market trends, new technologies, news, events, and data into actionable insights and a numerical index.
Liftr Cloud Insights is a leading analyst firm that helps condense cloud market trends, new technologies, news, events, and data into actionable insights and a numerical index.

A Data-Driven Approach

Liftr Cloud Insights takes a data-driven approach to cloud market analysis. At the heart of our data analytics methodology is the Liftr Cloud Distiller, our proprietary service core that compares similar products across tracked cloud service providers (CSPs). Liftr Cloud Distiller enables our customized comparisons and analysis of cloud technologies, cloud services, and cloud industry trends.

Liftr Cloud Insights is a leading analyst firm that helps condense cloud market trends, new technologies, news, events, and data into actionable insights and a numerical index.

Independent and Unbiased Analysis

Liftr Cloud Insights is a division of privately held DoubleHorn, based in Austin, Texas. DoubleHorn operates two lines of business: the cloud service brokerage under the DoubleHorn brand and the cloud research and analysis service under the Liftr Cloud Insights brand. Both product lines operate independently.

DoubleHorn’s Liftr Cloud Insights division strives to create impartial and unbiased comparisons of cloud service providers (CSPs) and their products and services. In addition to fairly comparing CSPs, we evaluate our own predictions and forecasts against actual outcomes. We review and update our data sources, algorithms, and methodology several times each year to ensure representativeness and relevance. You may read our corrections policy here.

Liftr Cloud Insights does not create sponsored content. Our posts, articles, whitepapers, reports, podcasts, videos, etc., are solely our analysis and insight. We value our independence and our ability to honestly assess our markets and the vendors who serve those markets. We hope you value our independence, too.

Liftr Cloud Insights is a leading analyst firm that helps condense cloud market trends, new technologies, news, events, and data into actionable insights and a numerical index.

Independent and Unbiased Analysis

Liftr Cloud Insights is division of privately held DoubleHorn, based in Austin, Texas. DoubleHorn operates two lines of business: the cloud service brokerage under the DoubleHorn brand and the cloud research and analysis service under the Liftr Cloud Insights brand. Both product lines operate independently.

DoubleHorn’s Liftr Cloud Insights division strives to create impartial and unbiased comparisons of cloud service providers (CSPs) and their products and services. In addition to fairly comparing CSPs, we evaluate our own predictions and forecasts against actual outcomes. We review and update our data sources, algorithms, and methodology several times each year to ensure representativeness and relevance. You may read our corrections policy here.

Liftr Cloud Insights does not create sponsored content. Our posts, articles, whitepapers, reports, podcasts, videos, etc., are solely our analysis and insight. We value our independence and our ability to honestly assess our markets and the vendors who serve those markets. We hope you value our independence, too.

Corrections

Continuous Improvement

Liftr Cloud Insights strives for thoroughness and accuracy. Sometimes we make a mistake, and we always work to improve. We identify and correct factual errors and omissions. We evaluate our own predictions and forecasts against actual outcomes. And we review and update the Liftr Cloud Index methodology to ensure representativeness and relevance. These are the things we do on our own; we would also like to ask you for your help.

If you see a factual error or omission, if you have thoughts about our predictions or forecasts, or if you have a suggestion or recommendation about the Liftr Cloud Index methodology, please contact us at analyst@liftrcloud.com.

Liftr Cloud Insights is a leading analyst firm that helps condense cloud market trends, new technologies, news, events, and data into actionable insights and a numerical index.
Liftr Cloud Insights is a leading analyst firm that helps condense cloud market trends, new technologies, news, events, and data into actionable insights and a numerical index.

Corrections

Continuous Improvement

Liftr Cloud Insights strives for thoroughness and accuracy. Sometimes we make a mistake, and we always work to improve. We identify and correct factual errors and omissions. We evaluate our own predictions and forecasts against actual outcomes. And we review and update the Liftr Cloud Index methodology to ensure representativeness and relevance. These are the things we do on our own; we would also like to ask you for your help.

If you see a factual error or omission, if you have thoughts about our predictions or forecasts, or if you have a suggestion or recommendation about the Liftr Cloud Index methodology, please contact us at analyst@liftrcloud.com.

“We deliver unbiased analysis and insights that help the cloud ecosystem make informed business, technology, and investment decisions.”

Learn more about Liftr Cloud Insights’ services

“We deliver unbiased analysis and insights that help the cloud ecosystem make informed business, technology, and investment decisions.”

Learn more about Liftr Cloud Insights’ services