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Markets for Sensors in the Internet of Things 2014-2021

Markets for Sensors in the Internet of Things 2014-2021

The much-heralded arrival of the Internet-of-Things (IoT) will lead to a remaking of the sensor industry, generating hundreds of new opportunities for Internet-connected sensors.  This is the first time we are seeing a mass market emerge for novel sensor types; IoT insiders are now talking about billions of sensors being deployed.  Also, the sensors required by the IoT will have special requirements, notably for low cost, low power consumption and secure connectivity. As a result, the IoT is already reshaping the sensor industry, opening up the market to new entrants and creating new challenges for existing sensor makers to ramp up volumes and form new business ecosystems that can help ensure success in new markets.


Executive Summary
E.1 How the Sensor Industry Will Ramp Up the Volume
E.2 The Three Key Trends in IoT Sensors Low power Low cost Enhanced Connectivity
E.3 Home Automation Opportunities
E.4 Commercial Building Automation
E.5 Media and Gaming
E.6 Automotive
E.7 Healthcare
E.8 The ""Industrial Internet""
E.9 Companies to Watch
E.10 Eight-Year Forecasts of IoT Sensors 
Chapter One: Introduction 
1.1 Overview to Report
1.2 Objective and Scope of this Report
1.3 Methodology of Report
1.4 Plan of this Report 
Chapter Two: IoT, Technology and the Remaking of the Sensor Industry
 2.1 Legacy Sensors in the IoT
2.2 Power Reduction Trends in Sensors Device Design Tendencies Novel Power Sources
2.3 Cost Reduction Trends in Sensors Device Design Again New Manufacturing and Materials Platforms
2.4 Connectivity Trends ZigBee Forever? A Role for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
2.5 Sensor Security Sensor Design and Security Gateway Security
2.6 Data Lessons for the IoT Sensor Industry from Mobile Data
2.7 Key Points from this Chapter 
Chapter Three: Eight-Year Forecasts and Market Sector Analysis for the IoT Sensors 
3.1 Key Drivers for the IoT Sensors Markets
3.2 Forecasting Methodology 
3.3 The Internet-of-Things and Home Automation Sensors Current and Future Needs for IoT Sensors in Home Automation Smart Grid Sensors in the Home Area Network (HAN)Eight-Year Forecasts of IoT Sensor Markets for Home Automation
3.4 The Internet-of-Things and Commercial Building Sensors Current and Future Needs for IoT Sensors in Commercial Building Automation Eight-Year Forecasts of IoT Sensors for Commercial Buildings
3.5 The Internet-of-Things for Media and Gaming Special Factors Impacting the Gaming Business Eight-Year Forecasts of IoT Sensors for Media and Gaming
3.6 Internet-of-Things and Healthcare Sensors Healthcare Megatrends and IoT Sensors Applications and Opportunities for IoT Sensors in Healthcare Eight-Year Forecasts of IoT Sensors for Healthcare
3.7 The Internet-of-Things and Sensors for the Industrial Applications Oil and Gas and IoT Sensors Smart Grid and IoT sensors Eight-Year Forecasts of Sensors of IoT Sensors for Industrial Applications
3.8 Internet-of-Things and Sensors for Transportation/Logistics Tracking Systems Public Transportation and Fleet Management Public Parking and IoT Sensors Eight-Year Forecasts of IoT Sensors Transportation
3.9 Summaries of Eight-Year Forecast Breakout by Application Breakout by Type of Sensor Eight-Year Forecast by World Region/Country Key Points from this Chapter

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