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M2M News Weekly – Week of March 30, 2014

Welcome to M2M News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add a synopsis of each article.  I also search for the latest market numbers such as market size, growth and trends in and around the M2M market.

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The Internet of Things has the potential to transform the data center, according to a new report from Gartner Inc. The firm estimates the IoT will include 26 billion Internet-connected physical devices installed by 2020, and by that time IoT product and service suppliers will generate incremental revenue exceeding $300 billion, mostly in services. Read Original Content

The Internet of Things and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Market is expected to grow from $128.7 billion in 2014 to $498.92 billion in 2019, at an estimated compound annual growth rate of 24.42 percent from 2014 to 2019. The companies such as Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, IBM, Google, CISCO, Qualcomm, Intel, NXP Semiconductors, Huawei, and Gemalto NV are the key market players. Read Original Content

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Mobile M2M Module market to grow at a CAGR of 16.21 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing adoption of mobile devices. Read Original Content

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AT&T, Cisco Systems, General Electric, IBM and Intel are coming together to form a new group to try to create standards for the sensors inside machines and sprouting up around cities as part of the Internet of Things. Read Original Content

Cisco predicts that the IoE could enable manufacturers to generate $3.88 trillion of value through a combination of increased revenues and lower costs over the next ten years. Read Original Content
Gartner estimates the IoT will add $309 billion to the combined revenue of hardware, software and services suppliers in 2020. Read Original Content

Cisco Systems Inc. will set up a $100 million “Internet of Everything” innovation lab in Toronto where organizations can develop M2M solutions when it moves into its new Canadian headquarters next year. Read Original Content

According to a new market research report published by MarketsandMarkets, the total connected digital living room market is expected to cross $357.24 billion by 2020 growing at a single digit rate from 2014 to 2020. Read Original Content

Spending on smart building technology will reach $21.9 billion in 2018, up from $6.3 billion in 2013, according market research firm IDC. Read Original Content

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***Full Disclosure: These are my personal opinions. No company is silly enough to claim them. I am a mobility and digital transformation analyst, consultant and writer. I work with and have worked with many of the companies mentioned in my articles.