Global public cellular service revenues for Smart Grid to reach US$1bn by 2020

Boulder, CO, USA — Electric, gas, and water utilities have long used public cellular networks (pictured) to link field devices to the utility’s central operations systems. Until recently, however, the use of such networks in the utility sector has been limited, primarily due to restrictive pricing and perceived technical limitations. Yet there is now a

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Telit Special Report: Enabling more future-proof M2M solutions…

Telit’s portfolio of cellular and short-range RF* M2M modules was recently enhanced by the acquisition of Navman Wireless OEM, a leader in GPS technology. The combined product total now numbers more than 60 modules, making it the most comprehensive range on the market. The company is therefore able to help create even more future-proof solutions

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Global M2M subscriber base now exceeds 100 million after major growth in China, say analysts

Gothenburg, Sweden. April 10, 2012 – According to a new research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight, the global number of mobile network connections used for wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) communication increased by 37% in 2011 to reach 108.0 million.

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Big opportunities for connectivity chip suppliers from forecast 400m ‘smart home energy management’ devices

Wellingborough, UK – In the next five years, around 400 million ‘smart home energy management’ devices will be shipped globally, according to a new study from IMS Research, a leading analyst firm recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS).

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New Report: The Satellite M2M Market 2012-2016

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “The Satellite M2M Market 2012-2016” report to their offering.

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GSMA research predicts mHealth market to be worth US$23 billion by 2017

The GSMA has announced that mobile technology will play a significant role in the provision of healthcare services globally and predicts the growth of the mHealth market will lead to a revenue opportunity worth US$23 billion by 2017.

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Analysys Mason ranks 12 global CSPs in M2M performance

The M2M market is set to grow dramatically in the next ten years and some CSPs are better positioned than others to capture high-value business from that growth.

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Asia-Pac to dominate connected device market fuelled by Chinese growth, says GSMA

Mobile Asia Congress, Hong Kong. November 16, 2011 — The Asia-Pacific region is expected to dominate the connected device market, largely as a result of growth in China, says the GSMA. In partnership with Machina Research,

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Utility cyber security in a state of near chaos says senior analyst

The security vulnerabilities facing the electrical grid have been a major topic of discussion as utilities around the world forge ahead with their smart grid deployment initiatives, which utilise information and communication technologies to improve the operating efficiency of the grid.

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Exclusive discount for M2MNow readers…save €150 on new research paper: ‘M2M and Connected Vehicles’

Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication over IP Next-Generation Networks (NGN) presents new opportunities and challenges in combination with cloud-based services. This research evaluates IP NGN infrastructure for M2M in

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White Paper: Developing Enterprise M2M Apps in Days or Weeks — Not Months or Years

Developers are building M2M applications to help companies reduce service and fuel costs, generate new sources of revenue, and increase customer satisfaction. The principle market segments and applications driving this market need for M2M solutions include

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Vehicle tracking brings savings for 70% of fleets, says survey

Vehicle tracking is now a critical operational tool for many fleets, according to the Ctrack Vehicle Tracking Survey 2011, with 70% of users cutting operational costs and almost 6 out of 10 increasing productivity.

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White Paper: Embedded Mobile – Telecoms Fraud & Security Management

This brand new White Paper, by Praesidum Consultancy Group, the business consultancy division of WeDo Technologies, focuses on the risks M2M services can cause operators in terms of fraud and revenue assurance

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Green regulations drive M2M wireless network services market

The machine-to-machine (M2M) wireless network services market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 27 per cent from 2010 to 2014, according to a report by Technavio.

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Consumers Want Mobile Phones to Connect to Their Cars and TVs, Amdocs Global Survey Reveals

People are demanding more connectivity and higher quality of service – and are ready to pay for it, according to Amdocs research into consumer attitudes. The company recently released the results

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White Paper: M2M – Connecting the devices

Operators including Vodafone, O2, Telefonica, Verizon, AT&T and Sprint are putting significant resources into developing M2M (Machine to Machine) business units.

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