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Predicts 2016: Drones Drive New Silicon Opportunities

Published: 02 December 2015

ID: G00294397

Analyst(s): Martin Reynolds, Earl Perkins, Brady Wang, Gerald Van Hoy

Summary

Drones are the quintessential IoT pathfinder, mixing power, control, wireless, sensors, regulation, security and business into a single fast-moving market. Like smartphones, drones demand custom SoCs to maximize their value; product managers selling to the drone market must align to these needs.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
  • A Look Back

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