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.
05 May 2017  |  Global
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE profiles innovations in 3D printing, robotics, and material handling, including combined robotic and 3D printing solutions, modular material handling technology, monitoring of automation devices, inkjet-based 3D printing for improved production of multi-colored products and greater speed. The Advanced Man...
28 Apr 2017  |  Global
Innovations in Garment Manufacturing, Digital Light Processing and Fused Filament Fabrication 3D Printing, and Nanomaterials Manufacturing
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights innovations in digital garment manufacturing, 3D printing using digital light processing and fused filament fabrication, robot programming, and fabrication of nanomaterials. The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manuf...
28 Apr 2017  |  Global
Metal 3D Printing and Robotics Drive Opportunities in Multiple Industries
The technology and innovation research report covers the top 10 Advanced Manufacturing and Automation technologies that will have highest impact in the near-to medium-term. Key technologies in the Advanced Manufacturing and Automation cluster were evaluated to arrive at the top 10 technologies for 2017. The technologies were selected after critical...
21 Apr 2017  |  Global
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights advancements in 3D printed and 4D printed composites, metal coatings, robotic mobility, and dexterous robotic hands. The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturing and industrial automation on a weekly basis. Inno...
19 Apr 2017  |  Asia Pacific
Expansion in Manufacturing to Provide Stimulus for Sustainable Market Growth
This research service discusses the automation and services revenue generated by various automation and control system suppliers in Vietnam. The companies included in this study are all major vendors. Key Target Audience The target audience for this study includes: • Global and local manufacturers, providers, and suppliers of automation and con...
14 Apr 2017  |  Global
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights advancements in 3D printing (including 3D printing of metals and ceramics, multi-function 3D printers, 3D printing with essentially no post-processing) and construction robots (brick laying robots). The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and devel...
12 Apr 2017  |  Global
Investigating Cognitive Technologies that will Reshape Manufacturing Value Chain in the Future
The impact of information technology (IT) on the manufacturing industry has been tremendous in recent times. With an increasing number of machines being connected to the Internet, data are being generated in huge volumes. Advancements in real-time data processing and predictive analytics further help in discovering newer ways of utilising the data ...
07 Apr 2017  |  Global
Advancements in 3D Printed Metals and Non-metals, 3D Printed Body Armor, Collaborative Robots, and Laser Technology
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights key innovations and developments in 3D printing of metals, non-metals, and body armor. It also depicts developments in collaborative robots for logistics and material transport, and combined laser and waterjet technology. The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers globa...
04 Apr 2017  |  Global
Rise of Progressive Analytic Techniques Expected to Induce New Business Models in Manufacturing
Analytics have been around for a long time in different forms. Starting with manual data collection, it has progressed to reporting systems and then to statistical-based modelling systems. The progressive improvement in computer prowess simultaneously backed by electronic advancement in sensor technology has led to an era of convergence. This has c...
31 Mar 2017  |  Global
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights advancements in additive manufacturing( including metal 3D printing, smaller 3D printers), robotic exoskeletons, and wearable goggles for industrial applications . The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturing an...