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Our regularly updated research catalog is organized around four areas that cover 10 specific categories. Each of these provides insight into key markets through a comprehensive set of deliverables – datasets, reports and slide decks. Contact us for the complete list of publications and pricing conditions for single studies or packages.

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The Industrial Internet
Market report
more This report describes the phenomenon of the Industrial Internet.
It analyses the impacts on the integration of IoT technologies into industrial assets (the 'smart factory'), as well as into end products.
It also provides insights regarding innovative business models and illustrative case studies from various verticals.
It describes the main drivers and barriers for the take-off of the Industrial Internet market.
DigiWorld Yearbook 2016
Market report
more Every year, the DigiWorld Yearbook is awaited by players for its unique summary of the digital economy and its highlighting of key trends. For the release of the 16th edition, our team will spur a debate on the possible future for the key sectors: internet, telecoms and TV!
Connected Healthcare
Market report
more This report introduces the potential value proposition brought by connected healthcare solutions in respective of both business users (caregivers) and individual users (patients). The particularity of health industries have been considered in regard to data sensitivity and regulation .

It evaluates the initiatives and strategies of players coming from different sectors, particularly facing the strong incumbents (medtech giants). The main positioning of each category of players has been also addressed by taking the competitive landscape into account.

Finally, in examining the gaps which lie between promising benefits and what is required for industry deployment and adoption, both the challenges linked with data security and privacy , and the best business model are analysed.
M2M: a new momentum
more This report analyses the overriding trends and changes taking place in the M2M market around the globe.
It explores the driving forces behind the market's growth and transformation, including an examination of major market trends, plus volume and value forecasts up to 2019 by geographical area (four regions) and by country (25 countries).
It also presents the quantitative evolution of the cellular modules, by application and by networking technology.

Forecasts up to 2019 by region and by segment:
• Revenues for module, hardware, connectivity, integration segments
• Installed base of M2M subscribers
• Installed base of different networking technologies
• Installed base of different cellular-networking technologies.
Smart Home
Market report
more This report shows the scope covered by the smart home market.
It describes the major motivations on the part of consumers to purchase a smart home solution and the role of technologies in the market.
It presents the key players active in the broader ecosystem.
Lastly, it provides the main drivers and barriers for the take-off of the smart home market.
Connected Cars
Market report
more This report describes the connected car ecosystem, in terms of applications, implementation techniques and also related business models.
It analyses the connected car strategies of manufacturers, mobile carriers and application providers.
It also provides insights regarding self-driving vehicles in terms of the six levels of autonomy and automation, from zero through partial to full, of the state of deployment by manufacturers and of the involvement of other players.
It describes the main drivers and barriers for connected car market take-off. It also provides forecasts in volume and in value for mobile carrier opportunities.
Internet of Things
Market report
more Within this new study we provide a clear definition of the Internet of Things (IoT) concept in structuring genuinely its related markets. We also identify the main drivers for a quick market adoption and stress out why the IoT concept will be an ever more disruptive element in the current ICT ecosystem, highlighting impacts for traditional players and of new entrants.
Furthermore, the report provides its readers with analyses -quanti- and qualitative - of a selection of IoT markets accompanied by detailed growth prospective from now until 2025.

Figures & Forecasts (2013-2025) are available in the report and its dedicated dataset , for the markets and industries as indicated below:
• World consolidated • North America • Latin America • Europe • APAC
• Utilities • Automobile • M2M electronics • Consumer electronics • Pharmaceutical • Healthcare • Wearables • Smart city • Transport • Security • Commerce • Smart home • Livestock • Pets • Textile
Commercial and consumer drones
Market report
more Although still quite small, the civilian drone market is flourishing, particularly in France. A host of trials are being conducted with professional drones, and the first major contracts should not be far behind. Applications are many and various. The use of UAV in all industry sectors is opening up an array of new prospects.
As in any nascent market, there is no shortage of issues to address, and stakeholders will have to rise to some major challenges - our study deepens these aspects.
Furthermore, this report answers the following questions:
• What key properties must civilian drones have to meet market demand?
• What will the core applications be for UAV?
• Which players will secure contracts with major (still unconvinced) corporations?
• Will regulations help or hinder market development?
• How will civilian drone sales evolve over the next five years?
Smart City
Market report
more This report explores the topic of smart cities from the perspective of the urban data generated by the city's various stakeholders: public and private sector players and citizens. It inventories the different sources of urban data, and examines the issues surrounding their collection, storage and processing.
The report then looks at the different ways these data can be utilised and monetised, and presents the main problems that have been identified by smart city initiatives: business models, governance, citizen involvement.

These different topics are described by drawing on multiple examples that have been tested or deployed in different cities around the globe.
Wearables and its verticals
Market report
more This report describes the wearables ecosystem, in terms of applications and related business models.
It analyses the wearables strategies of all types of players along the value chain.
It describes the main drivers and barriers for wearables market take-off. It also provides forecasts in volume and in value for the main wearables categories.
Smart Metering
Market report
more This report reviews the state of smart meter rollouts in various countries (Europe, USA, Japan), which form the first steps of eventual national scale smart grids. Whilst electricity meters are at the forefront of such rollouts, gas and water must also be considered. The drivers and barriers for this market are assessed, and forecasts are made for the number of smart meters to be deployed and the resulting cellular connectivity revenues, up to 2018. Finally, some future paths which may be explored for expansion into smart grids are examined.
Data centres
Market report
more This report provides an overview of key developments around data centres (technologies, players’ strategies, etc…). It looks at the arbitration facing stakeholders when deciding where to locate a new data centre. Based on this, it expands to regional development and impacts for local authorities.



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