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Technology Platforms for the Internet of Things (IoT)

Technology Platforms for the Internet of Things (IoT)

The global market for Internet of Things (IoT) platforms will grow from $629.0 million in 2016 to more than $2.3 billion by 2021, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 30.0% for the period of 2016-2021.

This report provides:
An overview of technology platforms for the Internet of Things (IoT).
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2015, 2016, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2021.
Analyses of the IoT platform market based on different parameters such as revenues, market shares, growth rates and market trends.
A look at the market segmented into four categories: application enablement platforms, device management platforms, connectivity management platforms, and sensor data management platforms.
Evaluation of trends such as venture capital funding, key acquisitions and partnerships, and different types IoT platforms.
Profiles of major players in the industry.


SCOPE OF REPORT

This report analyzes the market for third-party commercialized IoT software platforms and discusses how the IoT technology market will evolve as well as the trends impacting its adoption. Platforms based on pure hardware solutions and chipsets are not included in this report.

This BCC Research study was conducted with a global perspective in terms of the IoT platforms technology and their applications. Market projections have been conducted for five geographic regions (North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East & Africa and Asia-Pacific) and all market revenues reported are in constant 2015 U.S. dollars.

The report also analyzes the impact of cloud-based IoT solutions and how these technologies are expected to evolve for these platforms over the next five years.

The report contains:
An in-depth analysis of the market for technologies used in IoT platforms.
New developments and recent standards for IoT solutions that will impact the development of future IoT platforms.
Current and potential applications for IoT platforms.
Current and future market projections for IoT platforms.
Profiles of current industry players including platform vendors.
An overview of IoT standards consortiums, service provider partnerships, important acquisitions and venture capital funding.
A review of market opportunities for current industry participants as well as new entrants.

CHAPTER 1 Introduction
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
SCOPE OF REPORT
INTENDED AUDIENCE
INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
IOT TECHNOLOGIES
ELEMENTS OF AN IOT PLATFORM SOLUTION
FIGURE 1 BASIC ELEMENTS OF AN IOT PLATFORM ARCHITECTURE
UTILITY OF IOT PLATFORMS
OVERVIEW OF THE IOT PLATFORMS MARKET
DEVELOPMENT OF M2M/IOT SOLUTIONS
FIGURE 2 TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CURVE FOR M2M AND IOT PLATFORMS, 2000-2024
FUTURE MARKETS FOR IOT PLATFORMS
TABLE 1 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS, BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 3 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS, BY PLATFORM TYPE, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 4 APPLICATION ENABLEMENT IOT PLATFORMS
OVERVIEW OF APPLICATION PLATFORMS
FIGURE 4 ELEMENTS OF A BASIC APPLICATION ENABLEMENT PLATFORM
SYSTEM
MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS
TABLE 2 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
INDUSTRY TRENDS AND MARKET SHARES
TABLE 3 GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE AND SHARE FOR APPLICATION ENABLEMENT IOT PLATFORM VENDORS, 2015 ($ MILLIONS, %)
FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR APPLICATION ENABLEMENT IOT PLATFORM VENDORS, 2015 (%)
PTC-ThingWorx IoT Platform
Telit-deviceWISE Platform
Cumulocity AEP
Gemalto-SensorLogic AEP
Xively IoT AEP
Arrayent Connect Cloud
SeeControl AEP
ABO Data
Bosch Software Innovations
2lemetry
REVENUES BY REGIONAL MARKETS
TABLE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR APPLICATION ENABLEMENT PLATFORMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR APPLICATION ENABLEMENT PLATFORMS BY REGION, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
ACQUISITIONS OF APPLICATION PLATFORMS
TABLE 5 KEY ACQUISITIONS OF APPLICATION ENABLEMENT IOT PLATFORMS, 2011-2015 ($ MILLIONS)
PARTNERSHIPS IN THE AEP MARKET
TABLE 6 RECENT PARTNERSHIPS OF AEP VENDORS WITH SOLUTION
PROVIDERS
FUTURE AEP TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
OPEN STANDARDS FOR APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT
CHAPTER 5 DATA INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS
OVERVIEW
NEED FOR M2M/IOT DATA INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS
VOLUME
VARIETY
VELOCITY
VERACITY
KEY SYSTEM COMPONENTS OF DATA INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS
DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
VISUAL ANALYTICS
DATA ANALYTICS
DATA WAREHOUSE
DEVICE CLOUDS
APPLICATION OF IOT DATA INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS
MONITORING AND DIAGNOSTICS OF DEVICES
SECURITY, SAFETY AND COMPLIANCE
PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE AND ASSET LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT
DATA INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS MARKET OVERVIEW
FUTURE MARKET TRENDS
SOLUTION PROVIDERS
GE-PREDIX CLOUD
AMAZON-KINESIS
SPLUNK
PTC-COLDLIGHT
BOSCH SOFTWARE INNOVATIONS-BIG DATA PROCESSING
TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS IN M2M/IOT DATA INTELLIGENCE
TIME SERIES DATA ANALYTICS
MACHINE LEARNING
FOG COMPUTING
CHAPTER 6 DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS
OVERVIEW OF DEVICE MANAGEMENT PLATFORM
COMMON FUNCTIONALITIES OF A DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORM
DEVICE COMMUNICATION PROTOCOLS
DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS
TABLE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET PLAYERS AND REVENUE SHARES
TABLE 8 GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE AND SHARE FOR DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORM VENDORS, 2015 ($ MILLIONS, %)
FIGURE 7 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORM VENDORS, 2015 (%)
ALCATEL LUCENT (MFORMATION)
DIGI INTERNATIONAL
TIBBO SYSTEMS
EUROTECH
AVANQUEST
INTEL-WIND RIVER
AERIS COMMUNICATIONS
M2MI (MACHINE TO MACHINE INTELLIGENCE)
ARM
BOSCH SOFTWARE INNOVATIONS
IBM
REVENUES BY REGIONAL MARKETS
TABLE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY REGION, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
ACQUISITIONS
TABLE 10 KEY ACQUISITIONS OF DEVICE MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS, 2009-2015
FUTURE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN DEVICE MANAGEMENT PLATFORMS
ABSTRACTION OF DEVICE STATE
DEVICE PROTOCOLS AND STANDARDIZATION
CHAPTER 7 NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS
OVERVIEW OF NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT PLATFORMS
NETWORK CONNECTIVITY TECHNOLOGIES
WIDE AREA WIRELESS NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES
Cellular Connectivity
Low-power, Wide Area Networks
Non-cellular WAN Technologies
SHORT-RANGE WIRELESS NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES
Wired Connectivity Technologies
TABLE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY NETWORK CONNECTIVITY TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
COMMON FEATURES AND FUNCTIONALITIES OF M2M CONNECTIVITY
PLATFORMS
NETWORK CONNECTIVITY IOT PLATFORM MARKET OVERVIEW
MARKET DRIVERS
MARKET CHALLENGES
MARKET SIZE AND FORECASTS
TABLE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
INDUSTRY PLAYERS AND MARKET SHARES
TABLE 13 GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE AND SHARE FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
FIGURE 9 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR, 2015 (%)
Jasper Technologies
Ericsson
Sierra Wireless
KORE Telematics
Aeris Communications
Vodafone
KEY ACQUISITIONS
TABLE 14 ANALYSIS OF KEY ACQUISITIONS IN THE NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS MARKET, 2011-2016
KEY PARTNERSHIPS
JASPER'S PARTNERSHIP NETWORK
ERICSSON'S PARTNERSHIP NETWORK
TABLE 15 GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS BY IOT PLATFORM VENDORS, 2015
REVENUES BY REGIONAL MARKETS
TABLE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY REGION, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
REGIONAL PARTNERSHIPS
FUTURE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
CAPILLARY GATEWAYS
LTE-M AND 5G
CHAPTER 8 INDUSTRY APPLICATIONS OF IOT PLATFORMS
TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY INDUSTRY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT IOT PLATFORMS BY INDUSTRY, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
CONSUMER IOT MARKET
TABLE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORMS BY APPLICATION IN THE CONSUMER IOT MARKET BY INDUSTRY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
SMART HOMES
PUBLIC SECTOR/GOVERNMENT-CONTROLLED APPLICATIONS
TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORMS BY APPLICATIONS IN GOVERNMENT IOT MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
SMART CITIES
Smart Energy Grid and Intelligent Metering
Public Safety System
INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS
TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORMS IN THE INDUSTRIAL IOT MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
MANUFACTURING PROCESS MANAGEMENT
MACHINERY MONITORING AND CONTROLS
ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORMS IN THE ENTERPRISE IOT MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORMS BY ENTERPRISE SIZE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
SMART SENSOR RETAIL PLATFORMS
REMOTE PATIENT HEALTH MONITORING
CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY ASSET TRACKING
TELEMATICS FOR CONNECTED CARS
CHAPTER 9 REGIONAL MARKETS FOR IOT PLATFORMS
MARKET OVERVIEW
REGIONAL BARRIERS TO MARKET ENTRY
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS THAT FORBID THE STORAGE OF DATA
OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY'S JURISDICTIONAL LIMITS
LIMITED AWARENESS OF IOT PLATFORMS AND THEIR BENEFITS
SECURITY AND PRIVACY ISSUES
PROPRIETARY PLATFORMS NOT COMPATIBLE WITH REGIONAL DEVICES
LOCAL LANGUAGE SUPPORT
REGIONAL MARKET SIZE
TABLE 23 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY REGION, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
NORTH AMERICAN MARKET
TABLE 24 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Canada
U.S.
Latin America
Telefonica's Vivo M2M Platform
TABLE 25 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPEAN MARKET
TABLE 26 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
U.K.
Germany
MEA MARKET
TABLE 27 MEA MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET
TABLE 28 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Market Potential in China for M2M/IoT Platforms
Key Chinese Market Players and Their Platforms
Industry Applications of IoT in the Chinese Market
Market Potential in Japan
CHAPTER 10 MARKET ANALYSIS FOR CLOUD-BASED IOT PLATFORMS
IOT PLATFORM DEPLOYMENT OPTIONS
ON-PREMISE
CLOUD-BASED IOT PLATFORMS
HYBRID
ON-EDGE COMPUTING
BENEFITS OF CLOUD-BASED IOT PLATFORMS
TYPES OF CLOUD-BASED IOT PLATFORMS
SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE
TABLE 29 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SOFTWARE-AS-A-SERVICE (SAAS) IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
PLATFORM AS A SERVICE
TABLE 30 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORM AS A SERVICE (PAAS) IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 31 COMPETITIVE COMPARISION OF CLOUD-BASED PAAS IOT
PLATFORMS BY LEADING IT SOLUTION PROVIDERS
Amazon-AWS for IoT
Microsoft-Azure IoT Suite
IBM-Internet of Things Foundation
SAP-HANA Cloud Platform IoT Services
Salesforce.com
GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS REGARDING CLOUD STORAGE OF DATA
MARKET OVERVIEW
TABLE 32 GLOBAL MARKET FOR CLOUD AND ON-PREMISE IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 GLOBAL MARKET FOR CLOUD AND ON-PREMISE IOT PLATFORMS BY PLATFORM TYPE, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 11 TECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN IOT PLATFORMS
STANDARDS IN IOT
DEVELOPMENT OF OPEN PLATFORMS
CHALLENGES IN STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT
DATA ANALYTICS
DATA SECURITY
IOT DEVICE PROTOCOL STANDARDS
FUTURE TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS FOR IOT PLATFORMS
NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN IOT PLATFORM TECHNOLOGY IN 2015
LAUNCH OF THE OPENFOG CONSORTIUM
FEDERATION
CHAPTER 12 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS
OVERVIEW OF THE IOT INDUSTRY
MARKET DRIVERS
MARKET CHALLENGES
EVOLVING MARKET SOLUTIONS
DATA SECURITY ISSUES
STANDARDS-BASED PROTOCOLS
OPENING COMMERCIAL USE FOR COMMUNICATION BANDWIDTH
VENDOR MARKET ANALYSIS
GROWTH IN IOT DEVICES MARKET DRIVING PLATFORM DEMAND
PLATFORMS VENDOR MARKET FRAGMENTED
MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
TYPES OF VENDORS
TABLE 33 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PLATFORM DEVELOPMENT BY PLATFORM TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TOP IOT PLATFORM VENDORS AND MARKET SHARE
JASPER TECHNOLOGIES
PTC
ERICSSON
TELIT
SIERRA WIRELESS
CUMULOCITY
TABLE 34 GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE AND SHARE FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR, 2015 ($ MILLIONS, %)
FIGURE 14 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR, 2015 (%)
MARKET LEADER STRATEGIES
MARKET COMPETITION
IN-HOUSE DEVELOPED VERSUS THIRD-PARTY SOLUTIONS
EMERGING LEADERS THROUGH MARKET CONSOLIDATION
BUILDING ON STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS
CONSENSUS FOR STANDARDS BASED PLATFORMS GROWING
BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY MODELS
PROPRIETARY PLATFORMS
OPEN STANDARDS-BASED
NICHE APPLICATIONS PLATFORMS
GENERIC HORIZONTAL PLATFORMS
SALES AND DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS
PRICING MODELS
PRICING STRUCTURE FOR IBM'S IOT FOUNDATION PLATFORM
PRICING STRUCTURE FOR AMAZON'S AWS IOT PLATFORM
PRICING STRUCTURE FOR ARRAYENT CONNECT IOT PLATFORM
VENTURE CAPITAL FUNDING
TABLE 35 KEY VENTURE FUNDING FOR IOT PLATFORMS VENDORS, THROUGH 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
PARTNERSHIPS
PARTNERSHIPS WITH SOLUTION PROVIDERS
PARTNERSHIPS THROUGH INDUSTRY ALLIANCES
PARTNERSHIPS THROUGH REGIONAL ALLIANCES
European Union
Asia-Pacific
Latin America
Global Partnerships
MARKET SEGMENTATION
BY TYPE OF USER
BY TYPE OF VENDOR
TABLE 36 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IOT PLATFORMS BY VENDOR TYPE, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
KEY ACQUISITIONS (2009-2016)
TABLE 37 KEY ACQUISITIONS IN THE IOT PLATFORMS MARKET, THROUGH 2016 ($ MILLIONS)
CISCO-JASPER ACQUISITION
PTC-THINGWORX, AXEDA AND KEPWARE ACQUISITIONS
MARKET TRENDS IN 2015
LAUNCH OF A NUMBER OF PAAS IOT PLATFORMS BY MAJOR SOFTWARE
VENDORS
EMERGING ENTERPRISE IOT STARTUPS
ACTIVE M&A ENVIRONMENT
CHAPTER 13 COMPANY PROFILES
2LEMETRY (AMAZON)
ABO DATA
ALCATEL-LUCENT (MFORMATION)
AMAZON
ARRAYENT
AT&T
AUTODESK (SEECONTROL)
AVANQUEST
AYLA NETWORKS
BOSCH SOFTWARE INNOVATIONS
CARRIOTS
COMARCH
CONCIRRUS
CUMULOCITY
DAVRA NETWORKS
DEVICE INSIGHT
EVRYTHNG
EXOSITE
GEMALTO M2M (SENSORLOGIC)
GENERAL ELECTRIC
JASPER TECHNOLOGIES
KOMBRIDGE
KORE TELEMATICS (RACO WIRELESS)
LOGMEIN (XIVELY/PACHUBE)
MACHINE 2 MACHINE INTELLIGENCE CORP. (M2MI)
MTHINX INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGIES
NUMEREX
PTC (THINGWORX AND AXEDA)
SIERRA WIRELESS
TELIT (ILS TECHNOLOGIES)
TELENITY
ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES
CHAPTER 14 PATENT ANALYSIS
PATENTS FOR DEVICE CONNECTION AND MANAGEMENT
PATENTS FOR DATA MANAGEMENT PLATFORMS

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