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Market Trends: The Five Phases That Smart Lighting Providers Must Address to Be Successful in the Internet of Things

Published: 02 June 2015

ID: G00274176

Analyst(s): Dean Freeman


IoT architectures are rapidly driving smart lighting technology. Lighting product managers at technology and service providers must address five key phases of market and technology development to expand their market share and ecosystem.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • The Smart Lighting Market Is Expanding Rapidly
  • Market Structure Trend
  • Buyer Trend
    • Buyers Are Approaching the Market Cautiously
  • Regional Trend
    • Smart Lighting Growth Depends on Governments and Economics
  • Technology Trend
    • The Lighting Technology Evolution Is Moving Slowly Toward the IoT

Contrarian View

  • Costs and Ease of Use Could Limit Adoption

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