Automation has been an intrinsic component for manufacturing ever since the launch of the first programmable logic controller in 1970. The market of automation has, since then, seen a number of new product introductions that has significantly altered the way end-users pursue product design, engineering, production and services.
Frost & Sullivan's automation research and consulting programs entails a dedicated approach to understand and foresee the future of diverse automation products across various geographies. Our market focus includes factory automation, process automation, industrial software, product lifecycle management, besides others. A list of key focus areas have been identified below.
1. Factory Automation
2. Process Automation
3. MES & Advanced Process Control
4. Industrial Services
Our work is founded on close and regular interactions with leading multi-nationals and emerging companies operating in the world of industrial automation. The objectives of our research involves from the most basic elements of market intelligence to advanced strategic work for new product introductions and Go-To market strategies, and advisory work for mergers and acquisitions.
02 Dec 2019  |  Global
Demand for IIoT-based Solutions Increasing Due to Regulatory Requirements and Need to Limit Downtime and Leakage Loss
This research service presents the opportunities for monitoring solutions based on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) across the upstream, midstream, and downstream segments of the oil and gas industry. The study presents information on the various market trends with respect to sensing, monitoring, and emerging IIoT-based solutions in several...
12 Nov 2019  |  Global
Strategic Analysis of the Global Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) Market, Forecast to 2023
High Growth Potential in the APAC Region is Set to Drive the Overall Revenue Till 2023
The global Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) market is a well-established market and is witnessing a period of medium-to-low growth. It was valued at $5.29 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach $5.76 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 1.7% from 2018 to 2023. The market has been holistically analyzed through 3 main segments, in...
27 Sep 2019  |  Global
In-line Operation to Reduce Production Bottlenecks and Improve Productivity
Industrial production lines are undergoing transformation to adapt to the competitive market. As factory of the future becomes real, inter-connected devices autonomously enable flow of data, allowing automated analysis. Automation requires machines that are highly technologically advanced to derive reliable results. With manufacturing shop floors ...
24 Sep 2019  |  Global
Opportunities for Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence in Industrial Operations
Intelligent automation is driven by artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. In industrial operations, AI acts as the catalyst to increase the productivity in the operations. Three types of artificial technology are identified as a game-changer in industrial operations in which these technologies are digitalizing and streamlining the value chain ...
19 Sep 2019  |  Asia Pacific
Industrial Manufacturing to Undergo a Paradigm Shift in the Long Term With the Proliferation of 3D Printing Technologies
This study provides information on the 3D printing market in Asia-Pacific. It talks of the key developments in the region and the drivers and restraints in the industry. Of late, 3D printing technology is being used to not only produce product prototypes but also functional components, which is helping Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in twe...
30 Jun 2019  |  Global
Improvement in Productivity and enhanced human-machine interaction encourage adoption
Awareness and research initiatives of robotics technologies improving human life and intelligence have created opportunities for robotic technology developers to discover a wide range of applications across various sectors. Efficient human-robot interaction, reduced footprint, ease of integration, reprogram ability and creation of flexible environm...
25 Jun 2019  |  Asia Pacific
Moving beyond Trials to Real-world Implementations Across Diverse Applications
The commercial drone market in Australia, while at a nascent stage, has seen a surge of activity in recent years, particularly in service provider businesses. Drone applications are emerging in various sectors such as agriculture, mining, oil and gas (O&G), construction, utilities, and environmental conservation. Technological advancements are ma...
07 Jun 2019  |  Global
Miniaturized products with multiple capabilities enables innovations in nanomanufacturing
An increasing number of organizations are interested in harnessing the extraordinary properties of microscopic nanoparticle, which can enable a thread that is smaller than steel or smart phones to be flexible and cognitive re-creating existing products with enhanced features. With every object and species in the surroundings made up of atoms and ...
06 Jun 2019  |  Global
Automotive, Aerospace, Manufacturing and Healthcare industries drive opportunities
The study “Light-based Manufacturing: Application and Opportunity Assessment” analyzes the key technologies and applications of light-based applications in industries that will help manufacturers to solve problems by reducing cost, space, and simplifying manufacturing processes while increasing the quality of products and meeting end-user needs...
09 May 2019  |  Global
The Rise of Industry 4.0 has Created Enhanced Digitalisation, Driving Increased Manufacturing Flexibility, Speed, High Quality Control, Precise Customisation, and Improved Productivity
In today’s competitive environment, companies are striving to use cutting-edge technology to stay ahead of the competition. Digital manufacturing is a subset of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and is an integrated approach to use computer technology for simulation, 3D visualization, and analytics to support manufacturing processes and improve ...