ICT

Format: 2017-02-19
Format: 2017-02-19
January 05, 2017 | 84 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11407

Overview of the global mobile map market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global mobile map market to grow steadily at a CAGR of above 14% by 2021. One of the primary drivers for this market is the rise in the adoption of maps across industries. Applications developed using digital maps are helping users streamline their business processes, such as procurement, processing, storage, employee satisfaction, and supply chain. For instance, retail chain owners, who initially only used mobile maps for supply chain management, now use indoor location maps to track consumer behavior inside the store. Furthermore, numerous healthcare service providers such as hospitals, clinics, government organization, and community centres have also taken recourse to using mobile maps. Mobile map services are used to track and monitor ambulances, medical equipment, in-patients, doctors, and employees, making them more efficient. An increasing number of industries are adopting mobile maps for better efficiency, which will augment the growth of the market during the forecast period.

In terms of geography, the Americas accounted for the maximum market share during 2016 and will continue to dominate the market for the next few years. The increasing demand for location determination, enhanced transportation or logistics planning, sales and marketing optimization, risk analysis, and fraud detection is some of the key contributors to the growth of the mobile map market in this region. For instance, location data analytics improves operational efficiency and eliminates the risks associated with making changes in business operations. Also, advertisers are using digital maps to reach out to a specific target audience. They prefer digital maps


January 05, 2017 | 67 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11408

Overview of the global mini data center market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global mini data center market to grow steadily at a CAGR of around 17% by 2021. One of the primary drivers for this market is the rise in demand for mini data centers among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). As a significant number of SMEs are incapable of making substantial investments in the construction of traditional data center facilities, the demand for data center infrastructure is growing among SMEs worldwide. Compared to traditional facilities, mini data centers are cost-effective, flexible, and scalable. Also, SMEs (instead of co-locating data center space) are likely to prefer micro data centers with the installation of their rack infrastructure to reduce CAPEX and OPEX. According to this market research, apart from SMEs, organizations in domains like retail, manufacturing, and banking, are also expected to adopt these data centers and contribute to the growth of the mini data center market in the coming years.

 One of the latest trends gaining traction in this market is the growing need for edge computing. Edge computing is an architectural model in which the data generated by Internet of Things (IoT) devices are processed at the edge of the network, which is mostly close to the source of the data. As, the number of internet connected devices are expected to grow exponentially over the coming years, the demand for data centers will grow parallelly. This growing number of connected devices will lead to the generation of large volumes of data, which in turn will require efficient data centers.


January 03, 2017 | 70 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11360

Overview of the global VoIP services market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global voice over internet protocol (VoIP) services market to grow steadily at a CAGR of around 10% by 2021. One of the primary drivers for this market is the rise in the adoption of the bring your own device (BYOD) policy among organizations across the globe. Constant changes in work locations, time zone barriers, and the need to access official and confidential data through an employee’s personal device are resulting in the adoption of BYOD policies. Moreover, employees prefer these policies as they enable them to use one device for both personal and professional use. BYOD applies to smartphones, laptops, and tablets. In 2015, smartphones held the majority of the revenue share in the global BYOD market. This can be attributed to the fact that the mobile developers are developing mobile apps that are compatible with popular programs, such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word.

In terms of geography, EMEA accounted for the maximum market share during 2016 and will continue to dominate the market for the next few years. The primary reason for this growth is the constant effort made by the telecom service providers to improve the performance of network connectivity to enhance user experience. The mass deployment of advanced LTE networks is expected to trigger an increase in demand for connectivity in the EU. Also, strategic alliances between telecom companies, such as Telit and Telefonica, to offer premium connectivity solutions to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is also boosting market growth.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global market for VoIP service is expected to


January 03, 2017 | 68 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11375

Overview of the global containerized and modular data center market

The global containerized and modular data center market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of more than 12% during the forecast period. The increasing need to reduce the complexity associated with traditional data centers will drive the growth prospects for the global containerized and modular data center market in the forthcoming years. One of the major factors responsible for the growing number of additional infrastructure or constructing an additional facility is the continual growing demand witnessed from various businesses. Consequently, a large number of additional infrastructure components such as modern infrastructure with advanced power and cooling systems are installed in the existing data center. This further results in the increased cost of production, the cost of installation, and complexity of the operations and management of the facility.

The growing competition among vendors will drive the growth prospects for the global containerized and modular data center market until the end of 2021. One of the major factors responsible for this growing competition is the increasing procurement of services from third-party vendors, which helps in the management of network performance.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global containerized and modular data center market is highly diversified and competitive due to the presence of a large number of regional and international vendors across the globe. These vendors increasingly focus on offering data center footprint reduction, strong integration, high scalability, and easy serviceability. Furthermore, they also focus on offering data center solutions that save energy consumption and delivers high efficiency for business


January 02, 2017 | 72 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11334

Overview of the global low-power wide area networks market

Market research analysts at Technavio predict that the global low-power wide area networks market will grow steadily during the next four years and post an impressive CAGR of more than 50% by 2021. This market research analysis identifies the increased penetration of mobile-computing devices as one of the primary growth factors for this market. The recent years have witnessed a significant increase in the usage of mobile computing devices for various purposes such as accessing social networking apps, reading news, surfing the web, and checking e-mails. Moreover, the increased adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) also leads to the rise in adoption of mobile computing devices, since IoT devices are controlled using mobile applications installed in mobile computing devices. This will in turn, result in the rise in adoption of low-power wide area networks since businesses and individual users will increasingly depend on the Internet to cater to their personal and business needs.

This market research study estimates that in terms of geographical regions, the Americas will be the major revenue contributor to the low-power wide area networks (LPWAN) market by the end of the forecast period. The increased focus of the organizations in this region to adopt inexpensive methods to connect their low-power IoT devices such as sensors and smart meters to the Internet will be one of the major factors propelling the market’s growth prospects in this region


January 02, 2017 | 56 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11337

Overview of the global architectural engineering and construction (AEC) market

The global AEC market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of close to 12% during the forecast period. The rising demand for cloud-based AEC solutions will drive the growth prospects for the global AEC market until the end of 2021. One of the major factors responsible for the growing demand for cloud-based AEC solutions is its ability to provide centralized access to AEC-based project data irrespective of location. Also, other benefits associated with cloud-based AEC such as accessibility on any operating system such as Windows, Apple, and Android. Furthermore, the availability of new cloud-based AEC solutions will increase during the forecast period because many end-users have begun to realize the associated benefits such as low maintenance cost, flexibility, and scalability of the solution.

The growth of 5D building information modeling (BIM) will drive the growth prospects for the global AEC market for the next few years. 5D BIM is considered as an evolution of 4D and 3D BIM that provides a platform for the integration of time and cost factor. Also, 5D BIM helps in obtaining information such as deviations from the pre-determined project schedule and budget, an in-house database with complete details regarding the cost and labor productivity rates, efficient preparation of cost schedules, etc.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global AEC market is characterized by the presence of well-diversified international and regional vendors. It has been observed that international players are focusing on expanding their foothold in the market by increasing their product extensions, technological innovations, and M&A, whereas, local vendors find it difficult to compete with large vendors in terms of quality and features of AEC solutions.

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