Home Media Servers - Global Strategic Business Report

Home Media Servers - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Apr 30, 2015, 144 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP7733
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Home Media Servers in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 47 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Apple, Inc.
Autonomic Controls, Inc.
Axentra Corporation
Crestron Electronics Inc.
CyberLink Corp.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-2
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      Home Media Servers - A Prelude                                    II-1
      Electronic Devices with Embedded Home Networking Technologies
       to Fuel Growth                                                   II-2
       Opportunity Indicators:                                          II-3
        Table 1: Global Market for Internet Ready Mobile Devices
        (2010, 2012 & 2015E) - Breakdown of Annual Sales (in US$
        billion) by Product Segment - Laptop/Notebook PC,
        Smartphones, and Tablet PCs (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-3

        Table 2: Global Market for Smartphones: Breakdown of Annual
        Sales Figures in Billion Units for Years 2010, 2015 & 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            II-3
      Rapid Growth in Home Digital Media Content - Business Case for
       Home Media Servers                                               II-4
       Entertainment Content Lead Smartphone Storage: A Review          II-4
      Rapid Growth in Home Networks Sets Growth in Home Media
       Servers Market                                                   II-5
       Table 3: World 6-Year Perspective for Home Networks by Device
       Type - Percentage Breakdown of Number of Nodes of Consumer
       Electronics, Mobile and Portable Consumer Electronics, and
       Data and Communications for Years 2010, 2012, and 2015E
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-6
       Smart Homes Open New Opportunities for Media Servers             II-6
        Opportunity Indicator:                                          II-7
         Table 4: Global Home automation Products Market -
         Geographic Regions Ranked by CAGR for 2013-2020: China,
         Brazil, Russia, India, the US, the UK, France, Germany,
         Canada, Italy, Spain, and Japan (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   II-7
       China Leads the Race with Highest Number of Wired Broadband
        Subscriptions                                                   II-8
        Key Statistical Data:                                           II-8
         Table 5: Global Broadband Market (2014): Percentage Share
         Breakdown of Number of Fixed Broadband Subscriptions by
         Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                   II-8

         Table 6: Global Broadband Market (2014): Penetration Rate
         (in %) of Fixed Broadband Connections for Top 15 Countries
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           II-9
       Wireless Home Networks Only Add to Media Sharing Convenience     II-9
      Developed Nations: Major Revenue Contributors for Home Media
       Servers Market                                                   II-10
      Developing Markets to Lend Traction to Market Growth              II-10
       Rising Standards of Living Fuel Market Expansion in
        Developing Regions                                              II-10
      Growth in Demand for Better Provisioned Houses Augur Well for
       Market Growth                                                    II-11
       Table 7: Total Population Worldwide: Percentage Breakdown by
       Urban and Rural Population for the Years 1950-2050P (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-12
      Economic Strength of Global Middle Class Infuses Additional
       Agility                                                          II-12
       Table 8: Global Middle Class Population by Geographic Region:
       Percentage Share Breakdown for 2010, 2020P & 2030P (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-13
      From Computers to Dedicated Devices - Platform List for Home
       Media Services Continues to Expand                               II-13
       STB and CE Devices to Find Considerable Demand as Home Media
        Servers                                                         II-14
        Increased Competition among Telecom Service Providers to
         Accelerate STB-Media Server Deployments                        II-14
         Network Digital Video Recorders Versus Home Media Servers      II-15
        Video Game Consoles as Media Servers                            II-15
       NAS Devices - Optimally Positioned to Serve as a Media Server    II-16
        Cost Benefits Spur NAS Popularity                               II-17
      Declining Cost of Digital Storage Devices to Transform Home
       Media Server                                                     II-17
      Digital Home Entertainment Market to Witness Growth               II-18
      Online Marketplace: The New Distribution Vertical                 II-18
      Market Outlook                                                    II-18

  2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-19
      An Introduction                                                   II-19
      Definition                                                        II-19
      Hardware Requirement                                              II-19
      Software/Operating System Requirement                             II-20
      How Do Home Media Servers Operate?                                II-20
      Digital Living Network Alliance - A Home Media Server
       Certification                                                    II-20
      Advantages                                                        II-20
      Product Categories                                                II-21
       Multimedia PCs                                                   II-21
       Set-top Box Media Servers                                        II-21
       Network Attached Storage (NAS)                                   II-22
       High-end Media Servers                                           II-22
       Other Devices                                                    II-22

  3. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-23
      Verizon to Launch New Video Media Server                          II-23
      Advantech Rolls Out HVS-9600 Networked Media Server               II-23
      ChipSiP Technology Unveils Smart Home Server                      II-23
      RMV AV MediaNet Unveils RipServe Madbox Server                    II-23
      Samsung Electronics Takes Over Boxee                              II-23
      Splashtop Inks Partnership with Amahi                             II-23
      USL Rolls Out CMS-2200 Cinema HFR Media Server                    II-24
      Baetis Audio Launches Revolution II Media Server                  II-24
      Baetis Audio Launches Baetis XR™ Media Server                     II-24
      Corsair Components Introduces Voyager Air                         II-24
      Motorola and Verizon Develop Motorola Medios+ VMS1100 Media
       Server                                                           II-24
      Dataton Unveils WATCHPAX™ Media Server                            II-24
      Samsung Electronics Rolls Out HomeSync Android Media Center       II-24
      Verizon Communications Introduces New Home Media Server           II-25
      ZyXEL Communications Introduces NSA300 Range of Media Servers     II-25

  4. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS                                     II-26
      Apple, Inc. (US)                                                  II-26
      Autonomic Controls, Inc. (US)                                     II-26
      Axentra Corporation (Canada)                                      II-27
      Crestron Electronics Inc. (US)                                    II-27
      CyberLink Corp. (Taiwan)                                          II-27
      Kaleidescape, Inc. (US)                                           II-28
      Logitech International S.A. (Switzerland)                         II-28
      Pace plc (UK)                                                     II-29
      Panasonic Corporation (Japan)                                     II-29
      Prism Media Products Limited (UK)                                 II-29
      ReQuest, Inc. (US)                                                II-30
      Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea)                       II-30
      Sling Media, Inc. (US)                                            II-30
      Sony Corporation (Japan)                                          II-31
      Synology, Inc. (Taiwan)                                           II-32
      TiVo, Inc. (US)                                                   II-32
      VidaBox, LLC (US)                                                 II-32
      Vizio, Inc. (US)                                                  II-33
      Western Digital Corporation (US)                                  II-33

  5. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-34
      Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      Home Media Servers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
      Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Rest
      of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues
      in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-34

      Table 10: World Historic Review for Home Media Servers by
      Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Rest of World Markets
      Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
      Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)      II-35

      Table 11: World 14-Year Perspective for Home Media Servers by
      Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US,
      Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
      East, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015 and 2020
      (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                              II-36


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-1
        Changing Media Consumption Habits Favors Home Media Servers
         Market                                                         III-1
        Key Statistical Findings                                        III-2
         Table 12: US Music Market (2014): Percentage Share
         Breakdown of Revenues by Segment (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-2
        Product Launches                                                III-2
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-3
        Select Players                                                  III-4
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-8
        Table 13: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
        Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-8

        Table 14: US Historic Review for Home Media Servers with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-9

  2. CANADA                                                             III-10
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-10
        Current and Future Analysis                                     III-10
        Axentra Corporation - A Key Canadian Player                     III-10
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-11
        Table 15: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-11

        Table 16: Canadian Historic Review for Home Media Servers
        with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through
        2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-12

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-13
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-13
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-13
        Select Players                                                  III-13
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-15
        Table 17: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-15

        Table 18: Japanese Historic Review for Home Media Servers
        with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through
        2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-16

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-17
       Market Analysis                                                  III-17
        Table 19: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Home Media Servers by Region/Country - France, Germany,
        Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
        with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2014 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-17

        Table 20: European Historic Review for Home Media Servers by
        Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of
        Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues
        in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-18

        Table 21: European 14-Year Perspective for Home Media
        Servers by Region/ Country - Percentage Breakdown of
        Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe
        Markets for Years 2007, 2015 and 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-19

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-20
       Market Analysis                                                  III-20
        Table 22: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-20

        Table 23: French Historic Review for Home Media Servers with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-21

  4b. GERMANY                                                           III-22
       Market Analysis                                                  III-22
        Table 24: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-22

        Table 25: German Historic Review for Home Media Servers with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-23

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-24
       Market Analysis                                                  III-24
        Table 26: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-24

        Table 27: Italian Historic Review for Home Media Servers
        with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through
        2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       III-25

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-26
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-26
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-26
        Select Players                                                  III-26
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-27
        Table 28: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for
        Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-27

        Table 29: UK Historic Review for Home Media Servers with
        Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            III-28

  4e. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-29
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-29
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-29
        Product Launch                                                  III-29
        Logitech International S.A. - A Key Player                      III-29
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-30
        Table 30: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-30

        Table 31: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Home Media
        Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007
        through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-31

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-32
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-32
        The Fastest Growing Regional Market                             III-32
        Product Launches                                                III-32
        Select Players                                                  III-33
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-35
        Table 32: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-35

        Table 33: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Home Media
        Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007
        through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-36

  6. MIDDLE EAST                                                        III-37
       Market Analysis                                                  III-37
        Table 34: Middle Eastern Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-37

        Table 35: Middle Eastern Historic Review for Home Media
        Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007
        through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-38

  7. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-39
       Market Analysis                                                  III-39
        Table 36: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Home Media Servers with Annual Revenues in US$
        Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-39

        Table 37: Rest of World Historic Review for Home Media
        Servers with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2007
        through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-40


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 47 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 49)

     The United States (30)
     Canada (1)
     Japan (4)
     Europe (5)
     - France (1)
     - The United Kingdom (1)
     - Rest of Europe (3)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (9)
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