Communications

Market research reports available in this category cover telecom components, telecommunications equipments, communications ICs, and wireless ICs. Comprehensive analysis, technological developments and new opportunities are included in the reports.

US$4,000.00
Date of Publication: Feb 1, 2020
This research evaluates applications and services associated with the convergence of AI and IoT (AIoT) with data analytics and emerging 5G networks. The AIoT market constitutes solutions, applications, and services involving AI in IoT systems and IoT support of various AI facilitated use cases. This research assesses the major players, strategies, solutions and services. It also provides forecasts for 5G and AIoT solutions, applications and services from 2020 through 2025.

US$2,500.00
Date of Publication: Jan 15, 2020
This report evaluates leading mobile payment companies, strategies, and provides a market outlook with forecasts for 2020 – 2025. This includes analysis by technology, payment location, device type, payment type, and industry vertical. The report also assesses the mobile payments market for “unbanked” or “underbanked”, which is the norm for many in developing countries as well as those between the lower middle class and the poverty segment in developed countries.

US$3,500.00
Date of Publication: Dec 3, 2019
This research assesses 5G technologies and solutions in support of IoT.  The report evaluates certain key solutions such as 5G enabled Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) and managed services for devices and other IoT “things”.  The report also analyzes the impact of 5G in IoT across infrastructure components including hardware, processors, embedded devices, software, and cloud-based service platforms. It also evaluates the telecom and IT ecosystem in support of MEC including communications and computing infrastructure providers, managed services vendors, carriers and OTT providers.

US$2,995.00
Date of Publication: Oct 9, 2019
This research evaluates cable MSO ecosystem players, technologies, solutions, and market opportunities. This includes traditional residential and SMB services as well as the broader B2B market for fixed network providers, IoT market opportunities, wireless/mobility and other consumer services. It evaluates these market opportunities and provides forecasts for every major sub-segment as well as the impact of 5G and edge computing on cable MSO network operators.

US$3,995.00
Date of Publication: Sep 26, 2019
The report presents, in detail, IoT, and Autonomous Vehicles as two possible use cases often mentioned for 5G. This report also examines the possibility of much higher levels of competition for high-speed Internet (and other fixed services) enabled thru 5G fixed wireless. The final main section of the report deals with specific forecasts for 5G in the US and the impact of those forecasts on overall network requirements.

US$5,500.00
Date of Publication: Jun 20, 2019
The global 5G chipset market should grow from $870.0 million in 2019 to reach $10.9 billion by 2024 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 65.7% for the period of 2019-2024.

US$2,495.00
Date of Publication: Jul 5, 2019

Microcontrollers (MCUs) used in Smart Cities, Smart Homes, Smart Industry, Smart Health, and Smart Transport (a subset of the Internet of Things (IoT)), represented just 10% of the overall MCU market in 2014. But in 2020, $10 billion in MCUs, representing 40% of the total market, will be used in these applications.


US$2,495.00
Date of Publication: Jul 5, 2019

This report analyzes the wearable industry and markets for the two wearable camps described above. Forecasts are also presented for semiconductor content and markets for MEMs devices, sensors, CPUs and low-power MPUs, GPS, and connectivity chips.


US$3,995.00
Date of Publication: Jun 27, 2017
This comprehensive research evaluates the smart cities market including leading vendors and strategies (such as a single vendor centric approach), infrastructure, solutions, applications and services. It analyzes market factors driving solution adoption, technology readiness and fitness for use, and other considerations.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Jun 25, 2019
The 6G technology market facilitating substantive improvements in the areas of sensing, imaging, presence and location determination. Higher frequencies will enable much faster sampling rates as well as significantly greater accuracy, down to the centimeter level. This will have big implications for many government and industry solutions in public safety and critical asset protection such as threat detection, health monitoring, feature/facial recognition and decision making (as in law enforcement, social credit systems, and other areas), air quality measurements, gas and toxicity sensing, and much more.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jun 20, 2019
This study looks at key developments from the early 5G launches and announced deployment strategies from U.S. carriers and forecasts expected 5G adoption trends among U.S. consumers and businesses. It also provides a detailed examination of the competitive landscape for 5G service among U.S. mobile network operators as they kick off formal 5G launches throughout 2019 and their efforts to encourage adoption that will drive 5G-related revenue.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jun 20, 2019
This study provides data for the wireless connectivity market from 2018 to 2023 with some high-level analysis and commentary.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: May 22, 2019
This study presents the five-year forecast for mobile phone shipments worldwide by device type. The worldwide mobile phone market will reach a total of 1,802.3 million unit shipments in 2019, down 4.7% from the 1,891.1 million units shipped in 2018. From there, total mobile phone shipments will dip to 1,778.8 million units worldwide by 2023, resulting in a CAGR of -1.2% from 2018 to 2023.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jun 20, 2019
The need to invest in next-generation network (NGN) infrastructure technologies is an urgent imperative beyond preparing for 5G wireless. NGN infrastructure is the future of the provider franchise and is both a competitive necessity for survival and a strategic enabler of new revenue sources.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Apr 3, 2019
This research assesses the connected device ecosystem with analysis of Smart and IoT Connected Device technologies, companies, and solutions for consumer, enterprise, and industrial markets.  The report evaluates technology enablers, market drivers, and provides a view into the future of connected devices.  It includes global, regional, country, and industry vertical forecasts as well as estimates by product, application, and device type.

US$2,995.00
Date of Publication: Apr 3, 2019
This research also evaluates enabling technologies and the market outlook for 5G Network slicing.  The report provides analysis of the market opportunities including Configuration Management, Performance Management, Service Level Agreements, and more.   The report also includes 5G Network Slicing by specific use cases such as Smart Manufacturing, which includes Remote Monitoring, Supply Chain Management, Asset Management, Real-Time Monitoring, and Network Monitoring.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Dec 20, 2018
This study presents the updated five-year forecast for smartphone shipments worldwide by operating system. The worldwide smartphone market will reach a total of 1.42 billion units shipped in 2018, down 3.1% from the 1.47 billion units shipped in 2017. From there, shipments will reach 1.57 billion units in 2022, the final year of our forecast period, resulting in a CAGR of 1.4%.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Apr 19, 2018
This report represents an in-depth analysis of the global satellite communication technology market by technology, communication network, industry, and region. The report discusses the differentiation between satellite communication technologies to derive specific market estimates. The report discusses a comparative study between conventional and emerging applications of satellite communication technology.

US$3,995.00
Date of Publication: Aug 10, 2018
This report, perhaps uniquely, forecasts growth in traffic on US submarine cables by traffic source/sink areas (Europe, Asia, and Latin America.) Also uniquely, this report uses traffic growth forecasts, as well as market information about the major cable users (cloud computing and others,) to actually forecast specific future cable construction along with likely participants.

US$3,950.00
Date of Publication: Jan 22, 2019
This report represents an in-depth analysis of the North American markets for smart city technologies, which are communications, hardware, sensors, and software. The report segments and analyzes the market on the basis of application segment, including energy management, water management, transportation management, assisted living, e-government and waste management. The report also provides in-depth analysis of the North American smart cities market by country, including the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Feb 13, 2019
This report evaluates asset tracking technologies, solutions, and ecosystem including major players.  The report assesses the impacts of various use case specific considerations in terms of asset technology and solution selection.  The report also analyzes the market outlook for asset tracking globally, regionally, and by major country in each region.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Jan 31, 2019
This research evaluates the prepaid wireless market in the United States including major provider analysis and service assessment, technologies involved in prepaid service delivery, and assessment of the future of prepaid communications, content, and commerce. The report also provides forecasts for 2019 through 2024.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Jan 2, 2019
This report provides comprehensive analysis of the quantum technology market. It assesses companies/organizations focused on quantum technology including R&D efforts, and potential gaming-changing quantum tech enabled solutions. The report evaluates the impact of quantum technology upon other major technologies and solution areas including AI, Edge Computing, Blockchain, IoT, and Big Data Analytics. The report provides analysis of quantum technology investment, R&D, and prototyping by region and within each major country globally.

US$2,995.00
Date of Publication: Nov 21, 2018
This research provides an in-depth assessment of both technical issues (enabling technologies, 5G standardization and research initiatives, spectrum bands, etc.) and business areas (market drivers, challenges, use cases, vertical market applications, regulatory issues, trial commitments, introduction strategies, and impact to CSPs), as well as analysis of the emerging 5G ecosystem.  The report includes specific ecosystem constituent recommendations and forecasts for both 5G investments, subscriptions, and more for the period of 2020 – 2025.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Nov 12, 2018
This report evaluates the smart antenna market including key players, technologies, and solutions. This includes analysis of product and service strategy for smart antenna vendors. The report evaluates the role and importance of smart antennas in terms of 5G network optimization including data speed enhancement and error rate reduction. The report evaluates and provides forecasts for the smart antenna market by Type (SIMO, MISO, MIMO), connectivity, and application globally and regionally.

US$1,200.00
Date of Publication: Oct 24, 2018
This report presents forecast and recent quarter review of mobile phone shipment volume, shipment value, and APS. Analysis of manufacturer volume rankings, shipment by maker, shipment by branded vendor, and price trend. Also provided are shipment breakdowns by system technology, operating system, display, production location and destination.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: May 24, 2018
Following the megamergers over the past two years, large-scale M&A and consolidation continued in 2017. Meanwhile, adoption of SDN- and NFV-based architectures, open source technologies, and the migration of workloads to public and private cloud is progressing and these trends are creating opportunities for vendors of communications processors.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: May 24, 2018
Based on thousands of interviews and surveys with executives across the whole IoT value chain, this report analyzes 45 WSN market segments including the current market forces, technology dynamics, market size and value system from chip to end user. Targeted at IoT developers, wireless component suppliers and IoT platform providers, this report is the product of ON World’s ongoing research on WSN for over a decade.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Nov 6, 2018
Smart cities represent a combination of solutions deployed in an urban environment to transform the administration and support of living and working environments. Accordingly, Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) are transforming at a rapid rate, driven by urbanization, industrialization of emerging economies, and the specific needs of various smart city initiatives.

US$3,500.00
Date of Publication: May 28, 2018
For this report (14th edition), we did an exhaustive investigation of the 802.15.4 ecosystem including phone interviews and surveys with component suppliers, manufacturers, service providers and distributors targeting 20+ market segments. We provide 6-year market size forecasts by product design (e.g., chipset/module), technology, frequency, topology, geography, chipset/module revenues and average sale price.

US$2,995.00
Date of Publication: Oct 26, 2018
This research is critical to identifying opportunities for R&D, technology integration, and development of new solutions and applications across industry segments.  Our findings, insights, data and forecasts are also a key part of capitalizing upon the market for new and enhanced hardware, software, platforms, and services for emerging IoT networks and systems.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Oct 19, 2018
This study provides an updated forecast for the worldwide augmented and virtual reality hardware market for the 2018-2022 period.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Aug 21, 2018
The smart speaker market is very much in its early days. Although Amazon has held a commanding lead in terms of market penetration for some time as a first mover in the market, Google is starting to make noticeable strides in closing the gap. Taken together, in 2017, Amazon and Google accounted for 96.5% of the total market in terms of shipments.

US$3,995.00
Date of Publication: Aug 10, 2018
This comprehensive report is going to discuss first the history of cellular development in the US and describe in some detail how we have moved from step to step along the path. It will then move into a discussion of 5G from many viewpoints, including objectives, frequency plans, architecture, relationship to IoT and Autonomous Vehicles, Carriers involved, phones, etc. 

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Jul 11, 2018
This report evaluates leading market players across the AI chipsets ecosystem, technology strategies, and solution plans. This includes leveraging AI chipsets for support of various emerging and disintermediating technology areas such as edge computing, 5G, an blockchain networks. Additional areas addressed include AI support of emerging Quantum Computing technologies.

US$3,500.00
Date of Publication: Feb 5, 2018
In this report, we cover the growing LPWA market opportunities for smart cities including smart metering (electric, gas and water), smart water networks, transportation, waste management, bike sharing, environmental monitoring, geotechnical monitoring and others. It includes market size forecasts (2016-2022) for connected devices, annual unit shipments and breakdowns by market, application, technology, geography and equipment/services; the results from several surveys; an in-depth technology evaluation; and analysis of the value system with 100+ companies.

US$2,999.00
Date of Publication: May 24, 2018
Wearable technology represents a relatively narrow range of form factors yet a very wide array of use cases for enterprise, industry, and consumer segments. One of the most important focus areas is Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) in which ease of use and convenience are extremely important factors for adoption and continual usage.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: May 7, 2018

This report evaluates the current state of the market and outlook for the future including analysis and forecasts for the Telecom API market segmented many ways including:

  • Globally, Regionally, and Countries
  • Stakeholder Type (Carriers and Vendors)
  • Network Technology (2G, 3G, LTE, and 5G)
  • API Category (Presence, Location, SCM, etc.)
  • App Developer (Carrier, Enterprise, Long Tail, and Partner)
  • Deployment Type (Enterprise Hosted, Private Cloud, and Public Cloud)
  • Implementation (Development and Set-up) and by Ongoing Operations
  • Solution (AI, Analytics, Blockchain, Edge Computing, Robotics, WebRTC, etc.)

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: May 7, 2018
The asset tracking market is rapidly transforming from the early days of fixed asset monitoring and functional assessment via rudimentary Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technologies.  A new environment is developing in which assets may be portable or highly mobile with varying asset sizes, uses cases, and industries.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Apr 24, 2018
This research assesses core public safety technology and solutions as well as emerging key areas for critical communications including 5G, AI, and IoT.  The report identifies market opportunities and the market outlook for critical communications with forecasts for 2018 to 2023.  This report purchase includes time with an expert analyst who will help you link key findings in the report to the business issues you're addressing.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Feb 6, 2018
Some of the most important emerging technologies within the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector include Artificial Intelligence, Broadband Wireless, Cloud Computing, Data Analytics, Internet of Things, and Robotics.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Feb 5, 2018
This research evaluates the fixed and wireless broadband services market in North America including specific analysis of the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The report includes detailed analysis of Net Neutrality and the impact of the recent FCC Ruling. The report addresses broadband technology and market demand drivers. The report includes detailed forecasts for revenue and subscriptions for the 2018 to 2023 period. This report purchase includes time with an expert analyst who will help you link key findings in the report to the business issues you're addressing.

US$3,500.00
Date of Publication: Feb 5, 2018
This report covers the Internet of Things (IoT) opportunities provided by Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) networking for the multi-trillion dollar transportation industry. LPWA technologies are reshaping low power outdoor sensing and control networks with low cost multi-kilometer ubiquitous cloud connectivity. The rapid migration to electric vehicles and other clean air trends such as car, ride and bike sharing are some of the fastest growing IoT markets that are well suited to LPWA solutions.

US$5,575.00
Date of Publication: Sep 18, 2017
This report provides a comprehensive analysis for the global macrocell BTS radio transceiver (TRx) market. This report covers the global market share for 2016 shipments as well as a forecast for 2017-2021.

US$5,775.00
Date of Publication: Dec 18, 2017
This report provides a comprehensive analysis for the global macrocell BTS antenna market. This report covers the global market share for 2016 shipments as well as a forecast for 2017-2021.

US$1,600.00
Date of Publication: Feb 5, 2018
This report provides global smartphone development overview and the competitiveness analysis of global brands; examines the latest development of the key components like application processor, baseband IC, panel and memory IC; looks into the future development of emerging products and technologies in the areas of the edge-to-edge screen, 3D sensing, and wireless charging.

US$2,000.00
Date of Publication: Jun 18, 2017
Development of mobile health wearables, touching on its definition, types, applications, and market availability. Overview of health wearables developed by ICT vendors such as Apple Watch and HealthKit, and those by medical device company such as Medtronic. Development of the mobile health wearable industry from the perspective of IC and medical equipment vendors and includes the mobile health value chain.

US$4,300.00
Date of Publication: Feb 2, 2018
The total value of the small cell market is $12.5 billion in 2017, up from $10.35 billion in 2016. Markets grow to $58.7 billion in 2024. Growth is a result of the implementation of the tremendous amount of digital content from video on smartphones, from the digital economy, IoT, robots, drones, self-driving cars, and artificial intelligence. The digital economy rides on the back of small cells 5G signal transmission which is a 10x improvement in capacity over existing broadband. This is the new world aspect, everything is monitored and activated digitally.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Feb 1, 2018
Wearable technology presents the potential for massive transformation in many industries.  Wearable technology today represents an array of products including watches, wristbands, and various clothing items.  New business models will develop that place wearable tech at the center of communications, applications, content, and commerce without the need for handheld devices of any type.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jan 29, 2018

This study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide wearables market. The wearables market continues to evolve, and that includes iteration on devices and features to keep current users active and attract new ones along the way.


US$3,500.00
Date of Publication: Dec 19, 2017
This report package provides an in-depth assessment of the 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G wireless network infrastructure market and also explores the HetNet submarket. Besides analyzing the key market drivers, challenges, regional CapEx commitments and vendor strategies, the report package also presents revenue and unit shipment forecasts for the wireless network infrastructure, macrocell, mobile core, small cell, Wi-Fi offload, DAS, C-RAN and the mobile transport submarkets from 2017 to 2030 at a regional as well as a global scale.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Jan 16, 2018
This research assesses AR, MR, and other immersive technology components, the AR/MR ecosystem, and competitive landscape.  The report evaluates market opportunities for hardware, software, and services. Analysis takes into consideration market drivers and constraints such as potential regulatory implications.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: May 16, 2018

This study presents Canadian wearable device shipments. The Canadian wearable device market (including both basic and smart wearable devices) is expected to reach a total of 1.4 million units shipped in 2015, up from the 905,000 units shipped in 2014. By 2019, the market is expected to reach a total of 3.6 million units shipped, resulting in a five-year CAGR of 32%. Innovation is important to grow the wearables market in Canada to its full potential and show the real value wearable devices can bring. Disruption and even risk will be part of this growth.


US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Sep 19, 2017

This study provides an analysis of vendor performance in the tablet market for 2Q17. As we continue to see the slate category decline, it is worrisome that the detachables shipments have also declined for a third consecutive quarter. However, we continue to remain positive about the category as recently launched product refreshes and a strong holiday cycle could reverse the downturn in the second half of the year.

 


US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jun 18, 2017
This study is a translation of the Japanese document that analyzes the current situation on IoT spending and forecasts the spending from 2017 to 2021 in the IoT market for the four technology groups further divided into technical elements (a total of 10 elements), while focusing on the "key use cases" (a total of 36 applications) as defined by IDC. This study also provides recommendations to vendors involved in the IoT business.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Sep 28, 2017

This study provides an update to IDC's worldwide IoT market outlook at a regional and technology level. It provides forecast on the installed base by region as well as spend projections from both a regional and a technology split perspective. This document also highlights key considerations for technology suppliers in this evolving and complex market as well as some of the drivers and inhibitors of growth throughout the forecast period.


US$2,999.00
Date of Publication: Nov 10, 2017
With a thriving global ecosystem and 10,000s of networks worldwide, LoRa® has captured a significant slice of Internet of Things markets. LoRa’s chirp spread spectrum advantages, deep building penetration, open source networking and suitability for private and public networks has drawn thousands of developers and the world’s largest network operators. The LoRa Alliance has grown to over 500 members in just two years and new breakthroughs such as LoRa backscatter using 1000X less power with 10 cent sensing devices transmitting up to 1 kilometer may soon make the promise of billions of IoT devices a reality.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Nov 10, 2017

Previously encumbered by a combination of technology gaps and consumer readiness issues, Virtual Reality is poised for considerable global growth, providing abundant opportunities for service providers, content developers, and ecosystem component providers. Overall global VR revenue is expected to grow at 54.84% CAGR from 2018 to 2023. Anticipated VR growth is driven by a few important factors including an anticipated precipitative price decline for consumer headsets, which will spur VR device adoption and facilitate VR application and content development to reach an inflection point.


US$1,600.00
Date of Publication: Mar 8, 2017
This report presents forecast and recent quarter review of mobile phone shipment volume, shipment value, and APS, and analyzes manufacturer volume rankings, shipment by maker, shipment by branded vendor, and price trend. Also provided are shipment breakdowns by system technology, operating system, display, production location and destination. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews with Taiwanese mobile phone makers and branded vendors.

US$4,199.00
Date of Publication: Jul 25, 2017
The report is a compilation of different segments of silicon photonics market including a market breakdown by products, components, applications and different geographical locations. The revenue generated from products based on silicon photonics in the market has been tracked to calculate the market size. Under this component, its application areas contributing in shaping the overall market have also been explained. The report also discusses in detail about the key participants involved in the industry.

US$880.00
Date of Publication: Jun 19, 2017
This research report presents worldwide mobile phone shipment volume forecast and recent quarter review of major mobile phone vendor performance. The report includes major vendors' shipment volume and growth, shipment revenue and growth, operating profit and ASP.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: May 9, 2017
This report analyzes the market for commercialized IoT security solutions. The global market for Internet of Things (IoT) security solutions reached nearly $3.7 billion in 2016, and it is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 25.6% over the next five years to reach a market size of more than $11.4 billion by 2021.

US$3,750.00
Date of Publication: Mar 27, 2017
The report stresses that the small cells backhaul solution may prove or brake the small cell business case. Specifics of small cells backhauls, their varieties and differences from macro cells backhauls are analyzed in details. The need for standardization is emphasized. The study of industry trends, interviews with vendors and the analysis of publically available statistical data helped to perform the marketing analysis. The survey of vendors (about 30 manufacturers of small cells backhaul equipment) reflects this industry specifics.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Mar 27, 2017
This research evaluates the Connected Consumer Device ecosystem, market drivers, constraints, and opportunities for value chain constituents. The report includes market strategy analysis, competitive assessment, and forecasts for each major industry vertical. Major segments covered include Entertainment, Security, Energy, Connected Vehicles, and Wearables. The report includes detailed forecasts for each of the segments from 2017 to 2022.