Machine to Machine (M2M) and Connected Devices

Format: 2017-02-22
Format: 2017-02-22
February 13, 2017 | 88 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11948

Overview of the LTE base station market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global LTE base station market will witness impressive growth and will post a stupendous CAGR of over 17% over the predicted period. One of the primary factors driving this market is the rapid growth of urban population with an increasing telecom subscriber base. Presence of improved infrastructure, maintenance of resources, and advancement in quality of life defines sustainable urbanization. Moreover, smart city projects with integrating digital technologies and M2M communications providing connected solutions is growing quickly. Government organizations globally are backing up the implementation of IoT solutions by investing in technology. This scenario propels communication service providers (CSPs) to develop advanced infrastructure to monitor and maintain complex networks. Furthermore, the augmented adoption of mobile media by enterprises for promotional and sales activities and the increasing use of location-based searches by individual users will also contribute to this market’s growth over the next four years. 

One of the latest trends that will gain traction in the market is the evolution of complementary technologies like SDN (software-defined networking) and NFV (network functions virtualization). Software-defined networking enables new revenue streams for telecom operators by re-checking network architectures, introducing virtualization, and providing intelligence solutions. NFV influences improvements in server virtualization and enterprise IT virtualization.


February 03, 2017 | 109 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11833

Overview of the commercial router market

According to the market research analysts at Technavio, the commercial router market will witness steady growth and will post a moderate CAGR of close to 7% during the forecast period. With the increasing deployment of local area network (LANs) and home area networks such as Wi-Fi and WLAN, the market for commercial router is anticipated to have a positive outlook in the coming years. The augmented adoption of LAN network is primarily because of availability of high-speed mobile broadband networks and decreasing deployment costs. Moreover, most business organizations and university campuses are adopting virtual private networks for their data security and providing a seamless connection to their employees and students. The adoption of virtual private networks by business organizations and universities enables them to provide indoor location-based service (LBS) on their premises. Furthermore, most airport authorities in developed countries like the US and Singapore use indoor LBS to track and monitor assets used in the airport, which will directly impact the commercial router market over the next four years.

One of the recent trends gaining traction in the market is the increasing use of commercial routers in the retail industry. Since retail is a highly competitive industry, it becomes imperative to provide the best customer experience in the most cost-effective manner. With the introduction of


February 03, 2017 | 71 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11832

Overview of the global Wi-Fi extender market

The global Wi-Fi extender market is anticipated to grow rapidly and will post a CAGR of close to 16% during the forecast period. The development of smart cities or connected cities will drive the growth prospects for the global Wi-Fi extender market in the forthcoming years. Also, this resulted in the surge of demand for public Wi-Fi networks from various consumers such as safety and security, access to education, waste and water management, traffic management, infrastructure management, and healthcare. Furthermore, with the growing demand for public Wi-Fi networks, increasing number of Wi-Fi routers will be installed in public places, which, in turn, will drive the demand for Wi-Fi routers for wider area coverage and boost the speed of the Internet.

In terms of geography, the Americas accounted for the maximum market share during 2016 and will continue to dominate the market until the end of 2021. One of the major factors responsible for the market’s growth in the region is the rise in popularity of Wi-Fi extenders in countries such as the US due to their ability to increase the area of coverage.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global Wi-Fi extender market is highly competitive and diversified due to the presence of a large number of regional and international vendors across the globe


January 31, 2017 | 70 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11773

Outlook of the global wearable security devices market

According to Technavio’s market research analyst, the global wearable security devices market will witness impressive growth over the next few years and post a CAGR of almost 19% by 2021. Much of this market’s growth can be attributed to the high adoption of the (Internet-of-Things) IoT technology across various markets. IoT connects billions of devices and sensors to develop innovative applications. IoT communication primarily connects various devices, such as smartphones, laptops, and tablets, with people and systems. This helps send data to the centralized server through networks like wireless local area network (WLAN), radio frequency identification (RFID), and Bluetooth. Furthermore, with the help of IoT, every device or asset of an organization can be interconnected with other assets. In addition, enterprises are also witnessing significant improvements in business processes with the adoption of IoT.

Additionally, the analysts have also noted that factors such as the augmented use of ultra-high-capacity optical networks will also play a key role in spurring this market’s growth over the next few years. At present, the world is virtually interconnected; thus, enabling efficient and easy communication that delivers better economic growth. Optical networks help achieve higher power savings by allowing the efficient use of data transmissions over long distances. Additionally, they also provide the advantage of having high reliability, protection, speed, and convergence. Core networks that transmit signals over long distances utilize low-loss wavelength range to attain the maximum transmission capacity of 100 Tbps per fiber.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

While analyzing the


January 31, 2017 | 72 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11772

Global outlook of the RTLS market in the healthcare sector

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global RTLS market in healthcare sector to grow steadily during the forecast period and post a tremendous CAGR of more than 50% by 2021. This industry research report identifies the increased usage of RTLS to track sensitive medical shipments to be one of the major factors that will have a positive impact on the growth of this market in the coming years. With globalization boosting the trade of commodities and pharma products between countries across the globe, several pharma companies now offer to ship temperature-sensitive vaccines and drugs to other countries. With the FDA introducing regulations that mandate the need to validate the integrity of shipments, several companies will start partnering with RFID technology providers to monitor drug shipments, fueling the growth of the market.

This market research and analysis estimates that in terms of geographical regions, the Americas will be the major revenue contributor to the market throughout the predicted period. Due to the increased adoption of RFID tags and solutions by hospitals for hassle-free operations, the US will account for the major revenue shares in this region. Additionally, countries such as Canada and Brazil will also witness a significant increase in the demand for RFID tags, driving market growth in the next few years.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market is characterized by the presence of a number of RTLS companies


January 31, 2017 | 87 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR11384

Overview of the global M2M services market

Market research analysts at Technavio predict that the global M2M services market will grow steadily during the next four years and post a CAGR of more than 29% by 2021. This market research analysis identifies the increased adoption of M2M technology in supply chain management as one of the primary growth factors for this market. Enabling the remote monitoring of devices, machine to machine services helps enterprises improve their existing supply chain processes and also enables real-time updates on cargo shipments. This will help enterprises reduce their operational costs and achieve enhanced data security. Additionally, machine to machine technology also aids in inventory level monitoring, fleet tracking, and event-based monitoring and also plays a significant role in tackling the challenges in supply chain management, in turn, improving the overall efficiency.

This market research and analysis estimates that in terms of geographical regions, the Americas was the major revenue contributor to the market during 2016. Due to the large-scale deployment of long-term evolution (LTE) network infrastructure and the rise in adoption of remote monitoring and fleet management solutions, the region will witness an increased demand for M2M services. According to this market research study, the Americas will continue to dominate the market throughout the predicted period as well.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market consists of a number of M2M companies and appears to be highly fragmented. With the increased adoption of POS terminals, ATMs,


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