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$2,995.00
Date of Publication: Mar 27, 2017
This research evaluates the chipset marketplace, analyzes the unique needs of IoT chipsets, and provides a market outlook and forecasts for IoT chipsets by industry vertical, region, and globally.  This research also provides an in-depth assessment of the RTOS embedded IoT system market and evaluates the MEMS marketplace including ecosystem, players, products, and services. It provides detailed forecasts of MEMS by function, device, application, and industry vertical. These forecasts are global, regional, and by country. 

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Mar 24, 2017
This report covers the global market for IoT sensors and provides regional analyses of North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia-Pacific. Applications covered include agriculture and farming, environmental impact assessment, home automation, healthcare, industrial controls, logistics and retailing, security and emergency, water and waste management, and utility metering. The global market for Internet of Things (IoT) sensors reached $7.3 billion in 2015. This market is expected to increase from nearly $10.6 billion in 2016 to nearly $47.8 billion in 2021 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 35.0% for 2016-2021.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Mar 15, 2017
This research assesses the overall sensor marketplace for IoT, evaluates leading vendors, identifies key IoT functionality in support of sensors, and forecasts the market for sensor adoption and revenue. This research also evaluates the technologies, companies, and solutions for real-time IoT data processing and analytics. The report assesses challenges and opportunities associated with realizing business value from real-time analytics. The report provides detailed forecasts globally, regionally, and across industry verticals and solution categories for 2017 to 2022.

US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Mar 15, 2017
The Connected Home ecosystem is rapidly expanding beyond merely Connected Entertainment (TV, Receiver, DVD Recorder, Media Player, Gaming Consoles) to include many areas such as Home and Office Equipment (Printer, VoIP Phone, etc.), Personal Consumer Electronics (Wireless IP Camera, Smartphone, Tablet, Portable Media Players, Navigation Devices, etc.), Energy Management (Temperature, Lighting, Heating and Air Conditioning), Safety, and Smart Consumer Appliances (Washing Machine, Refrigerator, etc.), and more. There is typically some type of Gateway device, such as a Wireless Broadband Router, which is relied upon for connectivity outside the home via the Internet. Various local area wireless technologies are employed for device-to-device and device to controller communications.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Feb 10, 2017
The global antenna market will grow from $16.8 billion in 2016 to $22.5 billion by 2021, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.0% for the period of 2016-2021. The report covers the following antenna technologies: Flat panel/short-range antenna, Patch, miniature, embedded and other low power antenna, Fractal antenna, Medium gain antenna, High gain reflector antenna, Smart antennas.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Feb 10, 2017
The global fiber optic sensors market should reach $3.2 billion by 2021 from $2.0 billion in 2016 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.9%, from 2016 to 2021. This report covers: An overview of the global market for fiber optic sensors and related technologies; Information on regulations affecting these markets, market trends, and competitive structures within these markets; Details pertaining to key application areas such as telecommunications, oil and gas exploration and drilling, medical, and industrial markets.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Oct 31, 2016
The scope of the report encompasses various technologies used in cyber security applications. Additionally, the application industry for the market is segmented into banking and financial services institutions, defense and intelligence, healthcare, retail, IT and telecommunications, government, and others, which include education and manufacturing sectors. The present cyber security market offers an opportunity to the stakeholders, largely because of a surge in cloud-based services and the increased use of the internet for online financial transactions.

US$4,100.00
Date of Publication: Oct 17, 2016
Worldwide AR markets are poised to achieve significant growth with the use of smartphone apps and headsets or glasses that are platforms to project digital information as images onto a game image or a work situation. Game based and industrial end-to-end process IoT augmented reality modular AR markets are anticipated to reach $7 trillion by 2027, growing in some cases at the same pace we have seen from Pokemon Go augmented reality. Pokémon Go grew to a massive 45 million daily active users per day after two months in the market, with the market reaching $250 million for the vendor Niantic by September 2016 after two months starting from zero.

US$3,600.00
Date of Publication: Aug 16, 2016
The report emphasizes the importance of wireless communications standardization for medical applications. To show this, authors conducted a detailed analysis of technical and economical characteristics for WBAN (Wireless Body Area Networks) and MWBAN - Medical BANs. Standards and regulatory documents issued by the IEEE, ETSI, ITU, ISO, FCC, FDA and Continua related to the report issues are addressed. The report also updates the information on transport technologies that are used to support the 11073 and other connectivity standards - Bluetooth and ZigBee - to show their place in improving patients' conditions monitoring and in patients' general care.

US$3,600.00
Date of Publication: Jul 12, 2016

This report is based on the authors’ experience working in the industry that provides high-speed communications equipment to support indoor connectivity; as well as on their analytical work in the conducting technological and marketing studies in telecommunications, which they are providing for more than ten years. The analysis of several advanced indoor communications technologies that support multi-Gb/s rate of transmission as well as related markets, applications and survey of industries are presented.


US$2,995.00
Date of Publication: Dec 21, 2015
Mobile Value-added Service (VAS) applications represent a key aspect to the ongoing success of mobile network operators and everyone in the mobile communications value chain. With core services, such as bear voice and data communications becoming commodity offerings, wireless service providers are dependent on VAS applications to drive additional revenue and improved margins.

US$1,700.00
Date of Publication: Jul 7, 2016
The Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) industry plays a vital role in the ability of the countries to determine the position, velocity and local time from satellites in space. Over the past few years, the rapid growth in GNSS commercial applications has been observed by the firms building navigation satellites and equipments.The advancement in technology and increasing interest in positioning techniques based on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) such as Global Positioning System (GPS), cellular network infrastructure or on the integration of the two technologies for applications such as Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL), tracking systems, navigation has led to development in the navigation system of various countries such as US, India, China etc. Backed by such developments and advancement, GNSS market is forecasted to grow at a CAGR of around 10% during 2016-2022.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Jul 1, 2016
The global mobile wallet market reached $46.8 billion in 2014. The market is expected to reach $113.5 billion by 2020 from $635.0 billion in 2015, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 41.1% from 2015 to 2020. The market is segmented on the basis of technologies: mobile commerce—mobile payment solutions (mobile shopping, bill payments, entertainment and events and hotels), contactless near-field communication (NFC); mobile coupon; money transfer; mobile micropayment; mobile ticketing—rail, metro and bus tickets; airline tickets and boarding passes; passenger check-in; baggage check-in; and micropayments. This report will also outline in detail the following product segmentations: NFC chips, NFC tags, NFC readers, NFC micro secure digital (SD) cards and NFC SIM or universal integrated circuit cards (UICCs).

US$3,000.00
Date of Publication: Feb 1, 2016

This report researches advanced technologies and markets for wireless and wired communications systems that utilize MIMO - Multiple Input/Multiple Output structures - to enhance their performance. Users' demand for more efficient networking brought to life many technological innovations. One of them is MIMO, which became very popular in wireless systems - almost all recent and future 3GPP standards use (or will be using) variations of such a technique. MIMO also can be used in wireline systems.


US$3,999.00
Date of Publication: Feb 15, 2016
"Smart Home Markets" analyzes and forecasts 20+ smart home market segments in four sales channels. It is based on input from 3,000+ individuals across the whole smart home value chain, the results from several consumer surveys, an evaluation of 900+ products and 300 mobile apps with 300,000 consumer ratings, and analysis of 100+ companies.

US$2,500.00
Date of Publication: Nov 20, 2015
This study addresses the global market for microwave ceramic capacitors consumed in the frequency range from 1.0 to 300 GHz and includes UHF, EHF and VHF spectrum capacitor markets where microwave and millimeter wave capacitors are applied for bypass, decoupling, filtering and temperature compensation circuits. The study looks at the exciting market opportunities for ceramic capacitors as new market opportunities emerge in the automotive, communications and navigation segments as new frequencies are allocated for new technologies.

US$3,995.00
Date of Publication: Feb 9, 2016
The purpose of this report is to forecast the future (2016-2021) of the North American telecommunications network, and from that forecast to identify the major equipment needs to fulfill that forecast. There has been a great deal of turmoil in the area of telecommunications, much of it leading to spectacular changes and advances. Turmoil has been created by technological changes, by regulatory changes, by the development of new products and applications, by the introductions of new, or new flavors, of services, and by the entry of non-traditional competitors.

US$3,500.00
Date of Publication: Jan 14, 2016

This new report examines these issues, and other crucial elements pertinent to the growth and stability of these products. This report analyzes, by units and connector dollars, the impact the growth or demise of each of these products has on the connector industry. The report provides important information for anyone whose products, services or intellectual capacity touch these technologies. Be prepared for what the future holds, order your copy of PC, Tablet and Smartphone Market Analysis and Forecast 2015-2020.


US$1,200.00
Date of Publication: Jan 12, 2016
The demand for short-range wireless networks interconnecting all the working devices in one room is pushing the manufacturers to find a cheap and easy way of having its products equipped with such high efficient functionality. One of the key elements to achieve a fully integrated wireless micro system on a single chip is the antenna. This is where chip antenna plays a vital role by being the smallest high performance antenna device useful for devices, which are witnessing exponential growth like smartphone, laptop, tablets, GNSS devices, etc. On the backdrop of this demand for its compatibility, the global market of chip antenna is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10% during the forecast period of 2016-2020.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Jan 7, 2016
This report analyzes unified communication and collaboration technologies and their markets. To understand how the UC&C market will grow and the trends impacting its adoption, this report will analyze the technologies and markets that are evolving. An overview of the UC&C industry precedes later chapters that review the main UC&C categories, discuss top provider market share, new technologies, and the regional markets for UC&C. Five–year forecasts follow, segmented by UC&C categories, as well as new deployment trends that will shape future markets.

US$3,800.00
Date of Publication: Sep 15, 2015
The updated analysis of P25 and TETRA radios phased development. The current status of technologies, markets and standards, and survey of vendors’ profiles are presented. This report provides updated analysis of narrow-band LMR/PMR technologies and markets, including NXDN and MOTOTRBO (as well as dPMR, DMR and other). The growing role of LTE in the PSC development is emphasized. Though, at the present time, LTE is not ready to support some major requirements of first responders’ critical communications, the standards organizations indicate that in 3-5 years major standardization work will be mainly accomplished. Meanwhile, the PSC market will integrate P25/TETRA and LTE environments where traditional networks will be primarily used for voice applications. LTE is selected as the main technology for the FirstNet – the nationwide U.S. PSC network; similar developments are observed all around the globe.

US$3,800.00
Date of Publication: Nov 3, 2014

This report analyzes WSS networking trends; with emphasis on the TCP/IP role in the creation the "Internet of things - IoT" and M2M communications. It also emphasizes the importance of Visible Light Communications in the creation of ubiquitous networking. The Internet offers the potential to connect billions of machines and objects, creating what are known as the 'Internet of Things'(IoT). This integrates various technologies including, Machine-to-Machine service platforms and WSNs.


US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jan 30, 2015
This IDC study provides a 2016–2020 forecast for the worldwide IP PBX market (pure IP and hybrid IP) by lines/seats shipped and manufacturers' revenue. The study also includes a forecast for the worldwide desktop IP phone market by the number of IP phones shipped and manufacturers' revenue.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jul 30, 2015
This study presents the five-year forecast for U.S. smartphone shipments by device vendors. The worldwide smartphone market will reach a total of 171.0 million units shipped in 2015, up 5.6% from the 161.9 million units shipped in 2014. Many of the same drivers will be in play: broad and deep selection of smartphones from which to choose, prices fitting nearly every budget, and a steady refresh rate throughout the forecast period. By 2019, total smartphone shipment volumes will reach 182.2 million units, resulting in a five-year CAGR of 2.4%.

US$2,999.00
Date of Publication: Jul 6, 2015

ZigBee is dominating the IEEE 802.15.4 ecosystem and is set to lead the smart home Internet of Things market. Annual shipments for 802.15.4 low power wireless chipsets doubled in 2014 and is on track to increase by 550% by 2020. ZigBee standards will be used in 80% of the 802.15.4 unit shipments at this time. ZigBee PRO has the largest share of the 802.15.4 market today, with wireless mesh networking, advanced sensor applications and industry designed profiles developed over the past decade. In five years, ZigBee PRO will be used in over half of all 802.15.4 shipments with most of the growth coming from the smart home and smart lighting in particular.


US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: Jun 15, 2015
This study includes market forecast data and analysis on a worldwide basis for the mobile phone semiconductor market for 2014–2019. This document provides segmentation by various air interface standards in 2G, 2.5G, 3G, 3.5G, and 4G technologies; by major semiconductor device type; and by geographic region. It also provides comprehensive data on semiconductor BOM costs by air interface standard. Key forecast assumptions are identified, and their potential impact on the mobile phone semiconductor market is discussed. A comparison of the current forecast with the prior forecast is also noted.

US$5,550.00
Date of Publication: Jun 8, 2015

The report forecasts the size of the market in current U.S. dollars and shipment volumes for radar systems for 2015 through 2020. The report forecasts the market size for radar systems used in individual applications such as defense, automotive systems, environmental and weather monitoring, aircraft, aviation infrastructure, satellite, ground penetration (excluding glaciological applications) and maritime. Forecasts are classified on the basis of frequency bands and geographic regions. Sales are presented in million dollars while shipment volumes are presented in single units.


US$1,995.00
Date of Publication: Jun 2, 2015
Mobile network operator "Heterogeneous Networks" (HetNet) are based on a combination of small cells, macro cells and carrier WiFi.  HetNets are expected to play a pivotal role in addressing network capacity needs, bring about improvements in carrier operations, and create opportunities for new revenue streams. This research provides an in-depth assessment of the carrier WiFi and small cells market, including business models, market drivers, challenges, value chain analysis, operator and vendor strategies, and a quantitative assessment of the industry with detailed forecasts for 2015 to 2020.

US$4,500.00
Date of Publication: May 24, 2015
Worldwide Carrier Routing Equipment Market Forecast This study presents a forecast of the worldwide carrier routing equipment market based on IDC's...

US$2,995.00
Date of Publication: May 6, 2015
The manufacturing industry is rapidly transforming as technology, competition, and the evolving demands of global consumers dictate the need for continuously improving efficiencies and flexibility. Significant impact from ICT include machine communications, teleoperation, and integration with the Internet of Things (IoT). It is anticipated that machine data will represent up to 8 Zeta bytes by 2020, representing both a huge challenge and opportunity for the industry.

US$3,995.00
Date of Publication: May 5, 2015

Global governments see a range of opportunities in terms of defense, security, and public safety related improvements possible by leveraging massive amounts of data available in modern society. The US Government in particular sees data of various types (structured and unstructured) and from various sources as an opportunity to continuously improve predictive capabilities regarding its defense and homeland security programs. For Homeland Security, Predictive Analytics and Predictive Policing are rapidly becoming critically important tools, especially to military operations, counterterrorism, and disaster mitigation and recovery strategies. In 2015 alone, about US$333 million is allocated for the advancement of defence and security, in relation to tapping the potential of the Big Data. While the government acknowledges the use of Big Data to improve measures of national defense and homeland security, there is a looming question as to how the government, the civil society and the whole state adapt their interest with Big Data and transform it as a potential and relevant tool to improve the integrity of the national sovereignty.


US$3,950.00
Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2015
Are You Prepared for the Next Transition in Structured Cabling? Are there still opportunities for copper? What fiber products will dominate the...