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Format: 2016-12-09
Format: 2016-12-09
December 02, 2016 | 75 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11004

Global outlook of the flat panel display (FPD) equipment market

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global FPD equipment market to grow steadily during the forecast period and post an impressive revenue of more than USD 13 billion by 2021. This industry research report identifies the growing need for high-performance displays to be one of the major factors that will have a positive impact on the growth of this market in the coming years. By increasing the pixel density of the display panels, high-performance displays provide an immersive screen experience and improve the aesthetic appeal. With the display resolution becoming one of the major factors that customers consider during product purchases, consumer electronics manufacturers will start preferring high resolution displays to enhance consumer experience, which will boost the growth of the market.

In terms of geographical regions, APAC will be the major revenue contributor to the market throughout the next four years. This is mainly due to the concentration of a large number of display device and LCD and organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panel manufacturers in the region. Additionally, the presence of the manufacturing sites of major monitor, laptop/notebook, tablet, and TV manufacturers such as Samsung Display, LG Display, Sony, Lenovo, Apple, and Toshiba in countries such as South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, and China will also aid in the growth of the flat panel display equipment market in this region.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

Since the smartphone manufacturers depend heavily on the FPD equipment manufacturers for manufacturing mobile device displays, the market is highly competitive. Vendors such as Tokyo Electron, ULVAC, Manz, and Applied Materials


December 02, 2016 | 67 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10998

Overview of the global ATCA CPU blades market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global ATCA CPU blades market to grow at a CAGR of more than 10% between 2016 and 2020. The rapid increase in mobile data traffic and IoT and M2M modules is positively impacting the growth of the ATCA CPU blades market. The growth of mobile devices and wireless data coupled with the deployment of LTE technology has resulted in high network utilization. Such developments have propelled telecom cloud providers to adopt ATCA systems, including ATCA CPU blades. The ATCA systems help to optimize spectrum utilization and the life of networks. Several network operators are developing sophisticated wired and wireless networks, architecture, and devices such as ATCA CPU blades to adapt the increase in data consumption and ensure proper quality of service. ATCA systems also offer network operators with a platform to minimize their capital expenditure through the effective deployment of VoLTE services. These systems also provide new personalized and synchronized data-rich mobile applications to the customers.

The development of advanced technologies such as cloud-based services and big data analytics has fueled the demand for data centers across the globe. This increase in the demand for data centers, especially from large enterprises, CSPs, government agencies, and telecommunication organizations, has subsequently resulted in the augmented need for ATCA CPU blades for their efficient performance. Furthermore, with the rising demand for data centers, especially from developing countries, the deployment of ATCA for their network infrastructure will also increase.

Competitive landscape and key vendors


November 24, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR8285

Market outlook of the MEMS market for mobile devices

Technavio’s research analyst predicts the global MEMS market for mobile devices to grow at a CAGR of close to 10% during the forecast period. The constantly changing technology in the mobile device segment requires integration of MEMS to support new applications and features, and it is a key driver for the market. Different kinds of MEMS provide different features to mobile devices, thereby increasing the demand in the overall MEMS market.

Key findings of this research indicate, the emerging economies such as China, India, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan are witnessing huge demand for mobile device components because of high concentration of device manufacturers supported by low labor cost.

Product segmentation and analysis of the MEMS market for mobile devices

  • Accelerometers
  • Gyroscopes
  • Magnetometers
  • Microphones
  • Oscillators
  • Pressure sensors

Pressure sensors segment dominates this market, and it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period due to the increasing application of GPS in mobile devices. Accelerometers and gyroscopes can be used interchangeably and, these components together cover a large share of this market. The smallest segment is oscillators, which were introduced in mobile devices in 2013.

Segmentation by end-user and analysis of the MEMS market for mobile devices

  • Smartphones
  • Tablets

Smartphones accounted for 87% of the market share in 2015. The growing demand for smartphones is driving the market for MEMS. Many low-priced smartphones are penetrating the market, thus increasing demand for MEMS


November 24, 2016 | 57 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10900

Overview of the global nanorobotics systems market

The global nanorobotics systems market is anticipated to grow at a steady rate and will post a CAGR of more than 6% during the forecast period. The increasing popularity and promotion of entrepreneurship will drive the growth prospects for the global nanorobotics systems market during the forecast period. One of the main factors responsible for the development of micro- and nanorobots is the several initiatives undertaken by various universities and governments to promote the entrepreneurship. A number of universities such as the Stanford, Carnegie Mellon, and Harvard have incubation centers to help the young entrepreneurs by providing them the necessary support. Numerous entrepreneurs have started their businesses from these universities. One of the known companies in South Korea, called the Chonnam National University started and established its own company in the year 2011. The company is called Gwangju Technology Holding and is developed with the sole purpose to commercialize the technologies developed by its students, researchers, and faculty. Such initiatives revolutionize the technological developments since they provide ample opportunities for the students and researchers.

Conducting education quizzes and competition in various schools, colleges, universities, and research laboratories across the globe will drive the growth prospects for the market until the end of 2020. Several educational institutions organize competitions and science festivals to support the development of robotics. For instance, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) conducted UK Robotics week to encourage young minds from schools and colleges to come up with design and engineering solutions for the development of robotics.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global nanorobotics systems market is highly


November 21, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10855

Overview of the global optical transceiver market

The global optical transceiver market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of more than 16% during the forecast period. The growing need for an increased network bandwidth will drive the growth prospects for the global optical transceiver market during the forecast period. The advent of 4G and 5G standards in mobile telecommunication is encouraging consumers to demand for applications and services that support higher bandwidth. Also, the increasing dependence of large enterprises and IT professionals on cloud services such as the Microsoft Office 365, Google Apps, and SAP is increasing the demand for high bandwidth and network requirements. Furthermore, this compels the telecom service providers to offer increased bandwidth with little incremental revenue. Also, to increase the bandwidth capacity, most network providers are deploying optical components that include optical transceivers and optical fibers. Moreover, one of the factors that increase the demand for fiber optics is its prominent role in the financial services industry. Another factor that drives the demand for optical fiber networks is their ability to solve business requirements for a high bandwidth ranging from 100 Mbps to 10 Gbps metro Ethernet solutions.

The continual migration of synchronous optical networking (SONET) technology to wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) architecture will propel the growth prospects for the market during the forecast period. One of the major advantages of WDM is that they can be installed in small spaces without using many cables. Other benefits of the system include fault detecting, performance monitoring, and isolation of the wavelength. Furthermore, the advanced DWDM system can support up to 192 wavelengths on a single pair of fiber, and each wavelength can transport up to


November 15, 2016 | 62 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR10804

Overview of the intelligent power module (IPM) market

The global IPM market is anticipated to grow at a steady rate and will post a CAGR of close to 9% during the forecast period. The increasing demand for modular power solutions in renewable energy applications will drive the growth prospects for the market during the forecast period. IPMs are used in wind converters and photovoltaic solar energy systems to convert clean energy sources into usable commercial power sources. IPMs have a high switching frequency that helps in the reduction of power consumption and heat dissipation to conserve energy. Also, they are used in the generation, transmission, and supply of power. IPMs are used in the manufacture of smaller integrated chip packages that help to conserve energy. Furthermore, this technology is extensively used in inductive heating cookers, high-frequency welding equipment, motor drives, uninterruptible power supplies, wind power generators, and solar power generators.

The increasing demand for electric and hybrid vehicles will drive the market’s growth in the forthcoming years. At present, vehicle manufacturers are focusing on reducing the cost, weight, and improving the performance of the vehicle. For this purpose, high-power thyristors are employed in EVs to manage the power of the vehicle. Moreover, with the increasing number of HEVs and EVs, the use of such high-power thyristors is increasing, which, in turn, contributes to the growth of the IPM market.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market is highly dominated by the top five vendors and is highly competitive. Also, the market is characterized by the presence of significant entry barriers in the form of capital requirements, which prevent new players from entering the market. Some of the key factors that increase the competition include rapid advancements in technology and the changing dynamics of


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