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Market Definitions and Methodology: Machina Research Internet of Things Forecast Database

Published: 25 January 2018

ID: G00350406

Analyst(s): Margaret Ranken , Peter Middleton , Jonathan Davenport , Matt Arnott


The research methodologies, segmentation, definitions and metrics used for forecast statistics featured in Machina Research Internet of Things Forecast Database are detailed and updated in this report.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


Notable Changes


  • Forecasting Methodology Overview
    • Forecast Process — Analyzing Influencing Factors
  • IoT Applications
  • IoT Services


  • Forecast Components
    • Connections and RGUs
    • Traffic
    • Revenue

High-Level Definitions and Segmentation

  • IoT Application Definitions and Segmentation
    • Connected Business
    • Connected Car
    • Connected Cities
    • Connected Consumer Electronics
    • Connected Energy
    • Connected Health
    • Connected Home
    • Connected Industry

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