Worldwide Infrastructure Automation Market – Drivers, Opportunities, Trends, and Forecasts: 2016–2022

Worldwide Infrastructure Automation Market – Drivers, Opportunities, Trends, and Forecasts: 2016–2022

Infrastructure Automation Market – Drivers, Opportunities, Trends, and Forecasts: 2016–2022


The adoption of automation for streamlining the tasks is being introduced into systems mainly to address the changing business requirements and to fulfil the demand for improved productivity. Further, rapidly growing urbanization and advancements in technology have created a huge demand for infrastructure automation. Infrastructure automation is the process of scripting the environment, which enables organizations to manage and monitor IT processes without any human intervention. The scripting comprises of installation of OS, configuring servers on situations, and configuring the software & situations to communicate with each other. Infrastructure automation offers agility, flexibility, and improvement in productivity in less time. These benefits are driving the organizations to adopt automation into their infrastructure to compete in the ever-changing market. The major software companies such as Wipro, HPE, and IBM are investing in the growth of technology to offer enhanced services to end-users.

Market Analysis:

According to Infoholic Research, the “Worldwide Infrastructure Automation Market” is expected to reach $65.48 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of around 19.9% during the forecast period 2016–2022. Increasing labor costs, human errors, demand for improving consistency & compliance, and technological advancements are forcing organizations to focus on automating their traditional infrastructure to speed up the productivity. The increasing demand for alignment of IT with business needs is one of the major drivers for adopting automation into the business environment.

Technology Analysis:

The major technology providers are offering innovative solutions that enable the end-user organizations to achieve improved operational efficiency, productivity, and enhanced quality. New players are entering the market and key players are trying to acquire them to gain their technical knowledge for the betterment of their product portfolio. The solutions segment is further segmented into configuration management, server provisioning, orchestration & integration, network management, code deployment & monitoring, and others. In 2016, orchestration & integration had a major share of the market and is expected to reach $22.19 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 19.2% during the forecast period 2016-2022.

Regional Analysis:

At present, Americas is having the majority of the market share mainly due to advancements in technology and its adoption. The market is witnessing prominent growth in the countries such as the US and Canada. Europe is spending hugely in manufacturing industry especially on raw materials and their use. Developing region such as Asia Pacific will be boosting the market growth. Regional government initiatives for developing smart city projects and increasing FDI for industrialization enhancement in the region are the main factors contributing to the market growth. The MEA region is expected to invest more than $100 billion for maintaining the existing and building new and enhanced infrastructure, which will offer huge opportunities for key players to offer innovative solutions in the region.

Key Players:

The key players covered in the report are General Electric (GE), Schneider Electric, ABB, Rockwell Automation, Emerson, Cisco Systems, Rackspace, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE), Wipro, IBM, Microsoft, HCL Technologies, Puppet, Chef Software, and CFEngine AS.

Competitive Analysis:

The study covers and analyzes the “Worldwide Infrastructure Automation” market. Bringing out the complete key insights of the industry, the report aims to provide an opportunity for players to understand the latest trends, current market scenario, government initiatives, and technologies related to the market. In addition, helps the venture capitalist in understanding the companies better and take informed decisions.


The report provides an in-depth analysis of the infrastructure automation market aiming to enhance productivity, efficiency, and brings down the operational downtime for the enterprises. The report talks about solutions, services, infrastructure, deployment model, end-users, and regions. With the information offered, key stakeholders can know about the major trends, drivers, investments, vertical player’s initiatives, and government initiatives towards the infrastructure automation services adoption. Further, the report provides details about the major challenges going to impact the market growth. The report also covers the major company profiles towards the end.

Key Stakeholders:

Device manufacturers, network providers, software providers, data security solution vendors, policy makers, standard development organizations, investor community, telecom, university researchers, blog writers, and technology magazines.

1 Industry Outlook
1.1 Industry Overview
1.2 Industry Trends
1.3 PEST Analysis
2 Report Outline
2.1 Report Scope
2.2 Report Summary
2.3 Research Methodology
2.4 Report Assumptions
3 Market Snapshot
3.1 Total Addressable Market (TAM)
3.2 Segmented Addressable Market (SAM)
3.2.1 Infrastructure Automation Market Segmentation by Types
3.3 Related Market
3.3.1 Change and Configuration Management
4 Market Outlook
4.1 Overview
4.2 Market Definition – Infoholic Research
4.3 Evolution
4.4 Ecosystem
4.5 Market Trends and Impact
4.6 Market Segmentation
4.7 Porter 5 (Five) Forces
5 Market Characteristics
5.1 Traditional Infrastructure vs Automated Infrastructure
5.2 Attributes of Infrastructure Automation
5.2.1 Final-state Vision for Integrated Automation
5.2.2 Adopt a Multilayer and Iterative Implementation Model
5.2.3 Effective Business Value to Secure Stakeholders
5.2.4 Practical Approach for Automation Opportunities
5.2.5 Align Responsibility for Automation with Incentives
5.2.6 Look for Existing or Underused Resources
5.3 Market Dynamics
5.3.1 Drivers Demand for aligning IT with business needs Demand for improving consistency and compliance Technology advancements Rising labor cost
5.3.2 Restraints Integration of existing system with automation tools Lack of knowledge Elimination of IT jobs
5.3.3 Opportunities Cloud computing Big data, analytics and IoT Growing opportunities in Asian countries
5.3.4 DRO – Impact Analysis
5.3.5 Key Stakeholders
6 Solutions: Market Size and Analysis
6.1 Overview
6.2 Configuration Management
6.2.1 Market Size and Analysis
6.3 Server Provisioning
6.3.1 Market Size and Analysis
6.4 Orchestration & Integration
6.4.1 Market Size and Analytics
6.5 Network Management
6.5.1 Market Size and Analytics
6.6 Code Deployment and Monitoring
6.6.1 Market Size and Analytics
6.7 Others
6.7.1 Market Size and Analytics
7 Services: Market Size and Analysis
7.1 Overview
7.2 Integration Services
7.2.1 Market Size and Analysis
7.3 Consulting Services
7.3.1 Market Size and Analysis
7.4 Managed Services
7.4.1 Market Size and Analysis
8 Infrastructure: Market Size and Analysis
8.1 Overview
8.2 Commercial
8.2.1 Market Size and Analysis
8.3 Industrial
8.3.1 Market Size and Analysis
8.4 Residential
8.4.1 Market Size and Analysis
9 Deployment Model: Market Size and Analysis
9.1 Overview
9.2 On-premise
9.2.1 Market Size and Analysis
9.2.2 Advantages and Disadvantages
9.3 Cloud
9.3.1 Market Size and Analysis
9.3.2 Advantages and Disadvantages
10 End-Users: Market Size and Analysis
10.1 Overview
10.2 BFSI
10.2.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.3 Manufacturing
10.3.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.4 Retail
10.4.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.5 IT & Telecom
10.5.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.6 Healthcare
10.6.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.7 Media & Entertainment
10.7.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.8 Government
10.8.1 Market Size and Analysis
10.9 Others
10.9.1 Market Size and Analysis
11 Regions: Market Size and Analysis
11.1 Overview
11.2 Americas
11.2.1 Market Size and Analysis
11.2.2 DRO for Americas
11.2.3 US
11.2.4 Canada
11.2.5 Brazil
11.3 Europe
11.3.1 Market Size and Analysis
11.3.2 DRO for Europe
11.3.3 UK
11.3.4 Germany
11.3.5 France
11.4 Asia Pacific
11.4.1 Market Size and Analysis
11.4.2 DRO for Asia Pacific
11.4.3 China
11.4.4 India
11.4.5 Japan
11.4.6 ANZ
11.5 Middle East and Africa (MEA)
11.5.1 Market Size and Analysis
11.5.2 DRO for MEA
11.5.3 GCC Countries
12 Competitive Landscape
12.1 Vendor Assessment
12.2 General Electric
12.3 Schneider Electric
12.4 ABB Ltd.
12.5 Emerson
12.6 Rockwell Automation
13 Vendor Profiles
13.1 General Electric
13.1.1 Overview
13.1.2 Business Segments
13.1.3 Geographic Revenue
13.1.4 Business Focus
13.1.5 SWOT Analysis
13.1.6 Business Strategy
13.2 Schneider Electric (S.E.)
13.2.1 Overview
13.2.2 Business Segments
13.2.3 Geographic Revenue
13.2.4 Business Focus
13.2.5 SWOT Analysis
13.2.6 Business Strategy
13.3 ABB Ltd.
13.3.1 Overview
13.3.2 Business Segments
13.3.3 Geographic Revenue
13.3.4 Business Focus
13.3.5 SWOT Analysis
13.3.6 Business Strategy
13.4 Emerson
13.4.1 Overview
13.4.2 Business Segments
13.4.3 Geographic Revenue
13.4.4 Business Focus
13.4.5 SWOT Analysis
13.4.6 Business Strategy
13.5 Rockwell Automation
13.5.1 Overview
13.5.2 Business Segments
13.5.3 Geographic Revenue
13.5.4 Business Focus
13.5.5 SWOT Analysis
13.5.6 Business Strategy
14 Other Dominant Vendors
14.1 Cisco Systems, Inc.
14.1.1 Overview
14.1.2 Business Units
14.1.3 Geographic Revenue
14.1.4 Business Focus
14.1.5 SWOT Analysis
14.1.6 Business Strategy
14.2 Rackspace, Inc.
14.2.1 Overview
14.2.2 Business Segments
14.2.3 Geographic Revenue
14.2.4 Business Focus
14.2.5 SWOT Analysis
14.2.6 Business Strategy
14.3 Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
14.3.1 Overview
14.3.2 Business Segments
14.3.3 Geographic Revenue
14.3.4 Business Focus
14.3.5 SWOT Analysis
14.3.6 Business Strategy
14.4 Wipro Limited
14.4.1 Overview
14.4.2 Business Segments
14.4.3 Geographic Revenue
14.4.4 Business Focus
14.4.5 SWOT Analysis
14.4.6 Business Strategy
15 Global Generalists
15.1 IBM Corp.
15.1.1 Overview
15.1.2 IBM Market
15.1.3 IBM in Infrastructure Automation Market
15.2 Microsoft
15.2.1 Overview
15.2.2 Microsoft Market
15.2.3 Microsoft in Infrastructure Automation Market
15.3 HCL Technologies Ltd.
15.3.1 Overview
15.3.2 HCL Market
15.3.3 HCL in Infrastructure Automation Market
16 Companies to Watch For
16.1 Puppet Labs
16.1.1 Overview
16.1.2 Puppet Market
16.1.3 Puppet in Infrastructure Automation Market
16.2 Chef Software
16.2.1 Overview
16.2.2 Chef Market
16.2.3 Chef in Infrastructure Automation Market
16.3 CFEngine
16.3.1 Overview
16.3.2 CFEngine Market
16.3.3 CFEngine in Infrastructure Automation Market

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