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Global IoT Market in the Transportation Sector 2016-2020

About the Internet of Things (IoT) Market in the Transportation Sector

The transportation sector experiences challenges to manage commercial and passenger transportation systems. These systems are the backbone of global supply chain and logistics management for the distributions of manufactured products. Commercial vehicles require real-time information systems to transmit data to track consignments in the supply chain systems. The rapid increase in number of passenger and commercial vehicles worldwide has led to numerous transport challenges, such as traffic congestions. Organizations widely adopt numerous modes of transportation, such as air, roads, railways, and marine transportation systems, for the movement of consignments from one place to another.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global internet of things (IoT) market in the transportation sector to grow at a CAGR of 16.9% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global internet of things (IoT) market in the transportation sector for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, we consider the global IoT spending on public, private, and commercial transportation systems. The IoT spending also includes revenue generated by vendors from the sales of software, hardware, cloud-based IoT solutions, smart devices and components used in the transportation sector to construct an IoT environment.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Internet of Things (IoT) Market in the Transportation Sector 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
  • Alcatel-Lucent
  • AT&T
  • Cisco Systems
  • IBM
  • Intel
Other prominent vendors
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • ARM Holdings
  • Dell
  • Ericsson
  • GE
  • Google
  • Huawei
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
  • Qualcomm
  • RTI
  • SAP
  • Telefonica
Market driver
  • Need to automate transportation management systems
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • IoT integration complexities
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Emergence of M2M communications systems
  • 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 Internet of Things (IoT) Market in the Transportation Sector 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global internet of things (IoT) market in the transportation sector: Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Cisco Systems, IBM, and Intel.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Amazon Web Services (AWS), ARM Holdings, Dell, Ericsson, GE, Google, Huawei, Microsoft, Oracle, Qualcomm, RTI, SAP, and Telefonica.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “A trend influencing market growth is the emergence of M2M communication systems. M2M enables machines to connect and interact securely over a network. It also keeps track of safety and security measures by providing remote access, 24/7 monitoring, and automated emergency response. M2M is an important feature in the telecom and IT landscape as it helps connect remote sensing, monitoring, and actuating devices. M2M communications systems in the transportation sector is gaining prominence quickly in the market. These systems enable communication among smart devices over a wired or wireless networking infrastructure.”

According to the report, a key growth driver is the need to automate transportation management systems. Automation of the transportation management system for advances in transportation system is a major factor behind the increased adoption of IoT solutions. Automated transport management solutions increase safety, security, and visibility, efficiency of tracking systems, as well as reduce transportation costs. IoT-enabled smart devices help manage logistics systems by monitoring and tracking real-time vehicle position in the supply chain management system.

Further, the report states that one challenge that could restrict market growth is the complexity associated with IoT integration.



Companies Mentioned

Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Cisco Systems, IBM, Intel, Amazon Web Services (AWS), ARM Holdings, Dell, Ericsson, GE, Google, Huawei, Microsoft, Oracle, Qualcomm, RTI, SAP, Telefonica.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Countries covered for market analysis
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global IoT market in transportation sector 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by modes of transportation systems
    • Global IoT market in the transportation sector by modes of transport
      • Table Global IoT market in transportation sector by modes of transport 2015
  • Market segmentation by technology
    • Table Global IoT market in transportation sector by technology 2015
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global IoT market in transportation sector by geography
      • Table Global IoT market in transportation sector by geography 2015
  • 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
      • Table Competitive parameters for IoT vendors
    • Other prominent vendors
      • Table Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Alcatel-Lucent
      • Table Alcatel-Lucent: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Alcatel-Lucent: Business segment
      • Table Alcatel-Lucent: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Alcatel Lucent: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Alcatel-Lucent: Recent developments
    • AT&T
      • Table AT&T: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table AT&T: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table AT&T: Recent developments
    • Cisco Systems
      • Table Cisco Systems: Business segmentation
      • Table Cisco Systems: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Cisco Systems: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Cisco Systems: IoT solutions
      • Table Cisco Systems: Transportation solutions
      • Table Cisco Systems: Recent development
    • IBM
      • Table IBM: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table IBM: GTS segment by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table IBM: GBS segment by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table IBM: IoT solutions
      • Table IBM: Recent developments
    • Intel
      • Table Intel: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Intel: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Intel: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Intel: Recent developments
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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