Liftr News and Index Go Live

New Source for Cloud Industry News

Austin, Texas, UNITED STATES

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DoubleHorn, a cloud solutions provider and services broker, on Friday announced the launch of its online news site,, and its proprietary Liftr Index.

A photo accompanying this announcement is available at will be an unbiased source for the latest news in the cloud industry and will include original videos, articles, interviews with industry experts, newsletters and more.

“Our mission is to be a trusted resource by providing accurate information in a digestible format for anything cloud touches,” says Tab Schadt, CEO and Founder of DoubleHorn.

The news site will also host the Liftr Index, a Frost & Sullivan certified index powered with data collected by DoubleHorn that measures the performance and health of the cloud by individual providers. Currently, the Liftr Index measures Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, and Microsoft Azure, and will be adding more providers in the future. The index is calculated using an algorithm that analyzes data across the following attributes: Reliability, Sentiment, Adaptability, Public Interest, Price, ROI and Security.

More information on the Liftr Index, including an overview of how each attribute is measured, can be found at:

“At DoubleHorn, we’re on a constant mission to innovate. For over a decade, we’ve been hosting and managing cloud services, as well as collecting data and knowledge about how businesses use cloud,” says Tab Schadt. “We wanted to create a valuable tool for decision makers looking to invest in cloud to better their business. The development of and our Liftr Index is only the beginning for us and big data in cloud.”

About DoubleHorn
Austin, Texas-based DoubleHorn is a leading Cloud solutions provider and services broker founded in 2005. DoubleHorn is dedicated to helping companies navigate technology transformations using their Cloud brokerage and multi-cloud management platform. Learn more about DoubleHorn’s services at

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