Monday, December 08, 2014

Field Mobility News Weekly – Week of December 7, 2014

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 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

According to a new market research report published by MarketsandMarkets, the total GPS market is expected to reach $26.67 billion by 2016 at a compound annual growth rate of 23.7 percent from 2011 to 2016. Read Original Content

According to a C.J. Driscoll & Associates study, the commercial telematics market, also known as mobile resource management, is expected to expand to 5.8 million units by 2009, with revenues growing to more than $2 billion. Read Original Content

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ABI Research forecasts revenues in the commercial fleet telematics market will increase from $7.25 billion in 2012 to reach a total of $26.8 billion in 2018, with North America closely followed by the Asia-Pacific region as the largest markets and Western Europe in third position. Read Original Content

According to a new report from Pike Research, major utilities worldwide, incentivized by savings and interested governments, are working to replace over 45 percent of North American and European electric meters by 2015. Read Original Content

IDTechEx find that in 2014, the total RFID market is worth $8.89 billion, up from $7.77 billion in 2013 and $6.96 billion in 2012. This includes tags, readers and software/services for RFID cards, labels, fobs and all other form factors. IDTechEx forecast that to rise to $27.31 billion in 2024. Read Original Content

According to Mordor Intelligence, the global market for wireless sensors is a high growth market and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 39.21 percent for the period 2014-2019 led by companies like ABB, Siemens, Endress + Hauser, Texas Instruments and Emerson along with others. Read Original Content

A new study indicates the fleet management market is expected to grow from $12.06 billion in 2014 to $35.35 billion by 2019, at a compound annual growth rate of 24 percent from 2014 to 2019. Read Original Content

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