Forecast Analysis: Internet of Things — Endpoints, Worldwide, 2015 Update


Archived Published: 15 December 2015 ID: G00290511

Analyst(s): | |

Purchase this Document

Price: $1,295.00 USD (PAGES: 38)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.

Summary

Endpoints of the IoT will grow at a 32% CAGR from 2013 through 2020, reaching an installed base of 21 billion units, with almost two-thirds of them consumer applications. Spending on networked consumer and business endpoints will displace non-networked, growing at a 22% CAGR to $3 trillion.

Table of Contents

  • Forecast Data
  • Market Impact
    • Overall Market Penetration
    • Total Installed Base of 21 Billion Endpoint Units in 2020
      • Highest Growth in Adoption in Cross-Industry Category
      • Familiar Products Drive Consumer Adoption
    • IoT Endpoint Unit Shipments Approach 7 Billion in 2020
      • Cross-Industry Shipment Growth Peaks in 2018
    • Total Hardware Spending Exceeds $3 Trillion in 2020
      • Consumer Growth Driven by Automotive Spending
    • 220 Million Connected Cars on the Road in 2020
    • Variation in Installed Base by End-Use Subcategory
      • Information and Entertainment Leads Consumer Use in 2020
      • Two-Thirds of Cross-Industry Deployments Driven by Physical Security, Energy and Facilities Automation/Other
      • Modernization Will Drive Upgrades in Vertical-Specific Products
    • Variation in Spending by End-Use Subcategory
    • Top Applications by Category: The Internet of Very Different Things
      • Top Consumer Endpoint Types
      • Top Cross-Industry Endpoint Types
      • Top Vertical-Specific Endpoint Types
    • Manufacturers Face Pricing Pressure, Particularly in Consumer Products
    • Variation of Endpoint Shipments: The Long Tail
  • Assumptions
    • Market Penetration
      • LEDs
      • Cross-Industry Use of IoT
      • Vertical-Specific Use of IoT
      • Consumer Use of IoT
      • Automotive
  • Methodology
    • Definitions
      • IoT
      • Operational Technology
      • Smart City
      • Implications of the IoT Definition
      • IoT Unit Forecasts
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2015 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 800 213 4848 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.