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Market Insight: Address 3 Critical Security Issues to Differentiate Yourself in the Connected Home Market

Published: 26 April 2018

ID: G00351582

Analyst(s): Annette Zimmermann , Saniye Alaybeyi


Connected home security solutions are a fragmented market. Technology product management leaders in connected home vendors should partner with security providers and prioritize semiconductor partners that are incorporating Arm's Platform Security Architecture in their products.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • The Three Main Security Issues With Connected Home Devices
  • The Four Principles of Security
  • Security Control Points
  • A Complex Value Chain Due to Lack of Standards
  • A Framework for Embedded Security and Standardization Initiatives Pave the Way for More Secure IoT Devices
  • Current and Future Security Trends on the Network Level: AI and a Path to Connected Home Network Microsegmentation
  • The Better Route to Market Is B2B for Security Software and Solution Vendors
  • Move Beyond Products and Offer Services to Create Awareness and Market Traction
  • Connected Home Security Products Are Point Solutions

Background and Context

  • Vendors to Watch

The Impact


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