Forecast Analysis: Internet of Things — Endpoints, Worldwide, 2017 Update


Published: 27 December 2017 ID: G00347579

Analyst(s):

Purchase this Document

Price: $1,295.00 USD (PAGES: 48)

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

Summary

IoT provides new high-volume and high-spending-growth opportunities, yet it is highly fragmented, making choice of target markets critical. Technology strategic planners must select specific market segments by targeting those that align with their core competencies.

Table of Contents

  • Forecast Data
  • Market Impact
    • Overall Market Penetration
    • Total Installed Base of 25 Billion Endpoint Units in 2021
      • Machines Are a Key Part of IoT
      • Highest Growth in Adoption in Cross-Industry Category
      • Familiar Products Drive Consumer Adoption
    • IoT Endpoint Unit Shipments Reach 7.6 Billion in 2021
      • Cross-Industry Shipment Growth Peaks in 2018
      • Regional Variation in Shipments
    • Total IoT Endpoint Hardware Spending Reaches $3.4 Trillion in 2021
      • Consumer and Cross-Industry Spending Growth Driven by Automotive
      • Regional Variation in Spending
    • 305 Million Connected Cars on the Road in 2021
    • Variation in Installed Base by End-Use Subcategory
      • Information and Entertainment Leads Consumer Use in 2021
      • Two-Thirds of Cross-Industry Deployments Driven by Physical Security, Energy and Automotive
      • 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
  • Assumptions
    • Market Penetration
      • LEDs
      • Cross-Industry Use of IoT
      • Vertical-Specific Use of IoT
      • Consumer Use of IoT
  • Methodology
    • Definitions
      • IoT
      • Operational Technology
      • Smart City
      • Implications of the IoT Definition
      • IoT Unit Forecasts
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2017 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 +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.