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Plunkett's Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Trends & Statistics 2016: A Summary Version of Plunkett's Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry Almanac 2016

PLUNKETT'S WIRELESS, WI-FI, RFID & CELLULAR INDUSTRY TRENDS & STATISTICS 2016

Key Features:

  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry
Pages: 58
Statistical Tables Provided: 10
Geographic Focus: Global

A condensed market research report excerpted from Plunkett’s Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry Almanac 2016, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and vital statistical tables. You will gain significant insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:

Major Trends Affecting the Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry


1) Introduction to the Wireless Industry
2) 3G and 4G Networks Rollout Worldwide/ 5G on the Horizon/Massive Investments Required
3) Wi-Fi Enables Wireless Traffic Growth
4) Google, CableVision, FreedomPop and Republic Wireless Bypass Cellular Networks with Wi-Fi
5) Bluetooth Provides Wireless Connectivity to Millions of Smartphones and Other Devices
6) Wireless Service Subscriptions Worldwide Top 7.1 Billion
7) Handset Makers Adopt Android, Push Advanced 3G and 4G Smartphones
8) RFID Drives Inventory Management Evolution
9) Supply Chain Management (SCM) Software Combines with Wireless
10) RFID Helps Manage Hospital and Pharmacy Inventories
11) Telemedicine and Remote Patient Monitoring Rely on Wireless
12) Self-Check-In Kiosks, RFID and Wireless Technologies Save Costs and Enhance Travelers’ Experiences at Airlines and Hotels
13) Wireless Information Systems Surge Ahead in Vehicles: Telematics, ITS and Real-Time Traffic Information
14) In Emerging Nations, mChek and M-PESA Enable Remote Banking via Cellphone
15) Smartphones Aid Wireless Payments
16) Near Field Communications (NFC) Changes Credit and Debit Cards
17) Chinese, Indian and African Cellphone Markets Skyrocket
18) Mobile Devices Are Fastest Growing Platform for Electronic Games
19) Tablets and Smartphones Cause Shift in Desktop PC Market
20) Mobile Videos and TV Gain Smartphone Users
21) GPS and Location Based Services (LBS) Enhance Smartphone Subscriptions
22) Location-Based Technology Delivers Targeted Ads and Discounts/Mobile Advertising Grows at an Exceptional Rate
23) Global Mobile Apps Revenues to Hit $77 Billion Yearly in 2017
24) In-Flight Wireless Takes Off
25) The “Internet of Things” and M2M: Wireless Sensors to Boom Aided by Nanotechnology
26) Nanotechnology & MEMS Applications in Optics and Displays Lead to a Breakthrough in Wireless Device Screens
27) Carriers Eliminate Unlimited Access Plans for Smartphones and Landlines, Up Profit Potential
28) Voice Recognition Changes the Wireless World
29) Sports Equipment Manufacturers Offer the Latest High-Tech Advantages
30) Wearable Sensors Track Exercise Data/Apparel and Shoe Manufacturers Adopt Technologies
31) Satellite Technology Aims to Bring Broadband to Developing Countries

Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry Statistics

1) Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry Overview
2) Internet Access Technologies Compared
3) Wireless Quick Facts, U.S.: 2003-2014
4) Wireless Standards & Speeds
5) Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, U.S.: 2008-2014
6) Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, by Speed, U.S.: 2010-2013
7) Top Mobile Operators by Number of Subscribers, Worldwide
8) Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite): Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2011-2014
9) Satellite Telecommunications: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2013
10) Wireless Telecommunications Industry (except Satellite) Employment, U.S.: 2006- Apr 2015


Chapter 1: Major Trends in the Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry
1) Introduction to the Wireless Industry
2) 3G and 4G Networks Rollout Worldwide/ 5G on the Horizon/Massive Investments Required
3) Wi-Fi Enables Wireless Traffic Growth
4) Google, CableVision, FreedomPop and Republic Wireless Bypass Cellular Networks with Wi-Fi
5) Bluetooth Provides Wireless Connectivity to Millions of Smartphones and Other Devices
6) Wireless Service Subscriptions Worldwide Top 7.1 Billion
7) Handset Makers Adopt Android, Push Advanced 3G and 4G Smartphones
8) RFID Drives Inventory Management Evolution
9) Supply Chain Management (SCM) Software Combines with Wireless
10) RFID Helps Manage Hospital and Pharmacy Inventories
11) Telemedicine and Remote Patient Monitoring Rely on Wireless
12) Self-Check-In Kiosks, RFID and Wireless Technologies Save Costs and Enhance Travelers’ Experiences at Airlines and Hotels
13) Wireless Information Systems Surge Ahead in Vehicles: Telematics, ITS and Real-Time Traffic Information
14) In Emerging Nations, mChek and M-PESA Enable Remote Banking via Cellphone
15) Smartphones Aid Wireless Payments
16) Near Field Communications (NFC) Changes Credit and Debit Cards
17) Chinese, Indian and African Cellphone Markets Skyrocket
18) Mobile Devices Are Fastest Growing Platform for Electronic Games
19) Tablets and Smartphones Cause Shift in Desktop PC Market
20) Mobile Videos and TV Gain Smartphone Users
21) GPS and Location Based Services (LBS) Enhance Smartphone Subscriptions
22) Location-Based Technology Delivers Targeted Ads and Discounts/Mobile Advertising Grows at an Exceptional Rate
23) Global Mobile Apps Revenues to Hit $77 Billion Yearly in 2017
24) In-Flight Wireless Takes Off
25) The “Internet of Things” and M2M: Wireless Sensors to Boom Aided by Nanotechnology
26) Nanotechnology & MEMS Applications in Optics and Displays Lead to a Breakthrough in Wireless Device Screens
27) Carriers Eliminate Unlimited Access Plans for Smartphones and Landlines, Up Profit Potential
28) Voice Recognition Changes the Wireless World
29) Sports Equipment Manufacturers Offer the Latest High-Tech Advantages
30) Wearable Sensors Track Exercise Data/Apparel and Shoe Manufacturers Adopt Technologies
31) Satellite Technology Aims to Bring Broadband to Developing Countries
Chapter 2: Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry Statistics
Wireless, Wi-Fi, RFID & Cellular Industry Overview
Internet Access Technologies Compared
Wireless Quick Facts, U.S.: 2003-2014
Wireless Standards & Speeds
Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, U.S.: 2008-2014
Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, by Speed, U.S.: 2010-2013
Top Mobile Operators by Number of Subscribers, Worldwide
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite): Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2011-2014
Satellite Telecommunications: Estimated Sources of Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2009-2013
Wireless Telecommunications Industry (except Satellite) Employment, U.S.: 2006- Apr 2015

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