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.
19 Mar 2013  |  Global
Growth of Biosimilars and Generic Drugs Drives the ACS Market
This research service identifies the major challenges in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry and discusses the automation and control system (ACS) market drivers and restraints, along with key trends in the technology and distribution of the automation control systems. The research service is a global study covering North America, Europe, Asia ...
11 Jun 2014  |  Global
Shale Gas and Tight Oil Revolution in North America and Emerging APAC Regions Drives Growth
The declining availability of skilled work force forces end-users in process industries to outsource operation and maintenance services to third-party service providers. This enables end-users to concentrate on core competence of producing more and simultaneously maintain profitability and expected growth rate. This becomes an opportunity for sever...
27 Oct 2014  |  North America
Domestic Growth and Demand for Process Innovation in NA Stimulates Growth of Mobility Market
This Micro Boom study focuses on the emerging and growing impact of mobility in industrial environments. Integration and constant development of the networking, processing, and software application technologies is crucial for growth of the industrial smart devices market. The study analyzes how the growth of embedded modules will drive the smart mo...
23 Sep 2013  |  Asia Pacific
Water and Mining Industries will Fuel Competition Among Automation Vendors
This study provides information on the SCADA market across Australia and New Zealand. It discusses the major end users, the main participants who define the SCADA market and the trends influencing the industry (Drivers and Restraints). It also attempts to forecast the revenue by each end user until 2018 besides providing information on the latest d...
04 Feb 2014  |  Asia Pacific
Benefits of Technological Upgrades would be Vital in Determining Automation Services Revenue
This study titled-Southeast Asia Automation Services Market discusses the revenue generated by the automation services across Southeast Asia. The companies covered in this study are all automation vendors(almost all of them being multinationals) and the objective has been to identify the major end users(projects currently in operation in each indus...
24 Jan 2014  |  Asia Pacific
Upgrades and Safety Additions in the Mining Industry to be Vital to Automation Services Revenue
This study discusses the the revenue generated by automation services across ANZ. It forecasts revenue and the growth rates until 2018 and discusses the major end users and their contribution to automation revenue. The study also discusses the drivers, restraints, and the trends in the automation industry. Major end users that have been using the s...
25 Jul 2014  |  Asia Pacific
Anticipated Investment in Infrastructure to Drive the Welding Market
This study deals with the major types of welding and the revenue generated by equipment manufacturers in Thailand. It provides information on key market participants, their market share, and latest projects, besides description of the drivers and restraints impacting the market in short, medium, and long terms. It also discusses important end-users...
06 Oct 2014  |  Asia Pacific
Critical Industries, such as Oil and Gas and Chemicals, not likely to be Impacted by Political Turmoil
This study analyses the Thai automation industry and the opportunities for automation vendors. It discusses the revenue generated by automation and safety system suppliers and the drivers, restraints impacting the adoption of automation technologies. The objective is to identify major end users, the distribution channel for each product and the maj...
29 Oct 2014  |  Asia Pacific
Greenfield Oil and Gas Projects Will Drive the Growth of the Automation Industry
This research service discusses the revenue generated by various automation and safety systems suppliers in the Indonesian automation and control market. The companies involved in this study are all major vendors, and the objective has been to identify the major end users, the distribution channel for each product, and the major projects using auto...
13 Feb 2015  |  Asia Pacific
Anticipated Oil & Gas and Petrochemicals Projects Across Malaysia to Offer Key Opportunities for Automation Vendors
This study, titled Automation and Control Market in Malaysia, provides the automation and services revenue generated by the various automation and safety systems suppliers. The companies involved in this study are all major vendors and the objective has been to recognize the major end-users, the distribution channel for each product, and the major ...