Monday, February 02, 2015

Kevin Benedict's Field Mobility News Weekly - Week of February 1, 2015

The Field Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to field mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.

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Research and Markets, a leading source for international market and research reports, has announced “GIS Market in US 2012-2016” report which forecasts the GIS market in the USA to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 10.96 percent over the period of year 2012-2016. Read Original Content

TechNavio's analysts forecast the global GIS market in the utility industry to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 10.37 percent over the period 2012–2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing need for knowledge infrastructure. Read Original Content

The total market for RFID goods and services will climb to $9.2 billion this year and will approach $20 billion by 2018, according to new data produced by market research firm IDTechEx. Read Original Content

The global RFID market will be worth $23.4 billion in 2020, up from $6.98 billion in 2012, with physical security applications like access control playing a major role in the surge, according to a report from IDTechEx. Read Original Content

Analyst firm Berg Insight, based in Sweden, says the worldwide installed base of smart electricity meters will grow at a compound annual growth rate of 26.6 percent between 2010 and 2016 to reach 602.7 million. Read Original Content

According to a recent report from Navigant Research, the worldwide installed base of smart meters will grow from 313 million in 2013 to nearly 1.1 billion in 2022.Read Original Content

According to the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, 72 percent of Europe’s utility customers will have a smart meter by 2020. Read Original Content

According to Transparency Market Research, the demand for smart electricity meters, estimated at 25 million units in 2011 will grow by six times and reach over 148 million units by the end of 2018. The market of electricity meters will demonstrate a compound annual growth rate of 18.7 percent during the forecast period of 2012 to 2018. 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.