Market Trends: Consumer Services in a Smart Home

Archived Published: 03 September 2012 ID: G00229093

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Technology vendors and service providers are hoping to build a managed and orchestrated environment for delivering services in the smart home but it's an approach that will face many hurdles.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
    • What is a Smart Home?
  • Market Trend
    • The Market is in Stealth Mode
      • The "App-ification" of Home Automation Solutions
      • Home Gateway: The Missing Piece for Delivering Services in a Smart Home?
      • The Nexus of Forces Creates a Larger Role for Smart Homes in Smart Cities
      • Home Entertainment Services for Smart Homes
    • Market Structure
      • The Market Structure Is Still Not Firmed Up
    • Technology Trends
      • Evolution is in its Early Stages
  • Vendors to Watch
  • Recommended Reading
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