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Global Remote Input Output Modules Market 2017-2021

Global Remote Input Output Modules Market 2017-2021

About Remote I/O Modules

The ratio of input to output channels in a typical remote I/O module varies with application needs. The input and output signals to a remote I/O module can be analog, digital, or discrete. The digital and discrete input and output signal-based I/O modules are more popular than analog-based signals for all the three controller classes.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global remote I/O modules market to grow at a CAGR of 5.7% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global remote I/O modules market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales and aftermarket services of remote I/O modules.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Remote I/O Modules Market 2017-2021, 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
  • ABB
  • Emerson Electric
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Siemens
Other prominent vendors
  • Acromag
  • Advantech
  • B&R
  • Beckhoff Automation
  • Festo
  • GE
  • Hitachi
  • IDEC
  • Mitsubishi Electric
  • Eaton
  • National Instruments
  • OMRON
  • Parsec Automation
  • Pepperl + Fuchs
  • Turck Automation
  • Wago
  • Azbil
  • Yokogawa
Market driver
  • Greater proliferation of Ethernet-based remote I/O modules in process and discrete automation
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Market challenge
  • Capital expenditure cuts by major oil and gas companies
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Reduction in prices of raw materials
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Market segmentation: By controller types and geography
      • Table Key geographies covered
    • Key vendors in the market
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
      • Table Preferred input to output ratio
  • Market landscape
    • Global market size and forecast
      • Table Global remote I/O modules market 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Enclosure protection ratings of remote I/O modules
      • Table Popular ratings by geographic regions
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by controller type
    • Table Remote I/O modules controller segmentation 2016 and 2021
    • Global PLC-based remote I/O modules market
      • Table Global PLC-based remote I/O modules market 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global DCS-based remote I/O modules market
      • Table Global DCS-based remote I/O modules market 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global industrial PC-based remote I/O modules
      • Table Global industrial PC-based remote I/O modules market 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Table Global remote I/O modules: Geographic split 2016 and 2021
    • Remote I/O modules market in EMEA
      • Table Smart grid scenario in Europe
      • Table Remote I/O modules market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Remote I/O modules market in Americas
      • Table Smart grid investments by projects in US 2015
      • Table Remote I/O modules market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Remote I/O modules market in APAC
      • Table Remote I/O modules market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Market drivers
    • Table Global smart grid technologies annual spending 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Table Global overall shipment rankings of I/O modules 2015 and 2020
    • Table Global overall shipment rankings of I/O modules for DCS applications 2015 and 2020
    • Table Global overall shipment rankings of I/O modules for industrial PC-based control systems 2015 and 2020
    • Table Global overall shipment rankings of I/O modules for PLC-based systems 2015 and 2020
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Table Vendor rankings based on controller types
    • Table Vendor chain analysis of remote I/O module market
    • Table Remote I/O modules selection criteria
    • Table Preferred programming language types for each controller class
    • Competition analysis
      • Table Estimated total I/O module shipment share of ABB by geography 2015
      • Table Estimated total I/O module shipment share of Emerson Electric by geography 2015
      • Table Estimated total I/O module shipment share of Rockwell Automation by geography 2015
      • Table Estimated total I/O module shipment share of Siemens by geography 2015
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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