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Global Cellular M2M Connections and Services Market 2016-2020

Global Cellular M2M Connections and Services Market 2016-2020

About the Cellular M2M Connections and Services Market

M2M technology enables the communication of data and information between electronic devices. In cellular M2M connections, code-division multiple access (CDMA), 2G, 3G, and 4G-LTE networks are used to establish connections between electronic devices.

Cellular M2M has a broad range of applications in industries such as automotive, healthcare, retail, transport and logistics, manufacturing, energy and utilities, and consumer electronics. Cellular M2M connections and services are used for video surveillance, remote diagnostics of vehicles, fleet management, asset tracking, theft recovery, and point-of-sale (POS) applications. These M2M offerings help industries worldwide enhance their operational efficiency and productivity by reducing the overall capital expenditure (CAPEX).

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global cellular M2M connections and services market to grow at a CAGR of 29.98% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global cellular M2M connections and services market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the following:

  • M2M services revenue from cellular technologies, including 2G, 3G, and 4G long-term evolution (LTE).
  • Revenue from M2M value-added services (VAS) and platform services.
  • M2M services income from verticals such as consumer electronics, automotive, transport and logistics, healthcare, energy and utilities, and manufacturing. Other verticals include financial services, retail, public services, consumer goods, and security.
However, the report does not consider the revenue generated from satellite-based M2M services, fixed M2M services, and M2M devices and modules.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Cellular M2M Connections and Services Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • AT&T
  • China Telecom
  • EE
  • Sprint
  • Verizon Communications
Other prominent vendors
  • Aeris Communications
  • Amdocs
  • China Mobile
  • Comarch
  • Digi international
  • Ericsson
  • Gemalto
  • Huawei
  • Jasper Technologies
  • Kore Wireless Group
  • Novatel Wireless
  • Orange Business Services
  • PTC
  • Rogers Communications
  • Sierra Wireless
  • Tech Mahindra
  • Telefonica
  • Telit
  • u-blox
  • Wipro
  • Wyless Group
Market driver
  • Increased use of POS terminals
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Security and network integration issues in connected vehicles
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • M2M platform consolidation
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Cellular M2M Connections and Services Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global cellular M2M connections and services market: AT&T, China Telecom, EE, Sprint, and Verizon Communications.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Aeris Communications, Amdocs, China Mobile, Comarch, Digi International, Ericsson, Gemalto, Huawei, Jasper Technologies, Kore Wireless Group, Novatel Wireless, Orange Business Services, PTC, Rogers Communications, Sierra Wireless, Tech Mahindra, Telefonica, Telit, u-blox, Wipro, and Wyless Group.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “A trend which will boost market growth is the consolidation of M2M platforms. Powerful M2M platforms are available that fit onto small boards to provide many ports. These platforms are compatible with standardized operating systems such as Linux and Android. M2M platform consolidation solutions provide a single and intuitive management platform for all M2M services and solutions. In addition, the solutions help monitor each service closely and consistently to improve the integration between solutions.”

According to the report, a key growth driver is the increased use of POS terminals. Retail is a highly competitive industry. Therefore, it is vital to provide the best customer experience in a cost effective manner. Wirelessly connected solutions such as POS, vending machines, RFID systems, and kiosks improve the shopping experience by reducing costs, automating manual processes, and expanding product portfolios into new markets.

Further, the report states that a challenge that could hamper market growth is security and network integration issues in connected vehicles.

Companies Mentioned

AT&T, China Telecom, EE, Sprint, Verizon Communications, Aeris Communications, Amdocs, China Mobile, Comarch, Digi International, Ericsson, Gemalto, Huawei, Jasper Technologies, Kore Wireless Group, Novatel Wireless, Orange Business Services, PTC, Rogers Communications, Sierra Wireless, Tech Mahindra, Telefonica, Telit, u-blox, Wipro, Wyless Group.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top vendor offerings
      • Table Vendor offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
    • Availability of 4G LTE wireless broadband
    • Opportunities for cellular M2M
      • Table Cellular M2M applications by industry
    • Business benefits of M2M solutions
      • Table Business benefits of M2M solutions
    • Applications of M2M
      • Table Applications of M2M
    • M2M value chain
      • Table M2M value chain
    • Popular M2M platform offerings
    • Types of M2M VAS providers
    • Global cellular M2M connections
      • Table Global cellular M2M connections 2015-2020 (millions)
      • Table Global cellular M2M connections by technology 2015-2020 (millions)
    • Global cellular M2M services
      • Table Global cellular M2M services market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by industry
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global cellular M2M services market by industry 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global cellular M2M services market by geography 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Market drivers
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Recent news
    • Key vendor analysis
      • Table AT&T: Enterprise business segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table AT&T: Regional segmentation by revenue 2015
      • Table China Telecom: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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