The global machine-to-machine (M2M) market is poised for exponential growth over the next several years. However, the M2M ecosystem is a complex segment, with multiple layers and hundreds of players including module suppliers, mobile operators, aggregators, software vendors, and IT service providers. The Worldwide Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Ecosystem service will analyze the growth of the modules and connectivity segment over the next several years.
Markets and Subjects Analyzed
The size and forecast of M2M modules shipped and activated
Market size of forecast of connectivity revenue for mobile operators
Taxonomy of the M2M ecosystem: How is the segment organized and what are the key segments and technologies?
Role of mobile operators in the M2M segment:
M2M operations challenges for service providers
Taxonomy of the M2M ecosystem
M2M platforms: Device, services, and applications enablement
Forecast of M2M modules, connections, and services
Mobile operators' M2M best practices
In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.
Key Questions Answered
What is size and forecast of the worldwide and regional markets for M2M modules and connectivity service?
What is the role of mobile operators and how are they benefiting from the surging growth in M2M devices?
What the role of M2M platform players and the various segments?
What are the key operational challenges facing mobile operators in deploying and monitoring M2M devices?
Worldwide Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Ecosystem
This service reviews strategies, market positioning, and future direction of several providers in Worldwide Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Ecosystem including:
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