Homes and Buildings
Homes and Buildings is one of the dynamic program areas of Frost and Sullivan's Energy and Environment business unit. Over past few years Homes and Buildings industry has seen rapid changes due to the Mega Trends across the industry, creating disruptions in the existing opportunities and at the same time creating new ones. High-level penetration of transformation technologies, such as IoT, Big Data and Analytics and Cloud Networking, in the Homes and Buildings industry will change the market dynamics of the industry as it reduces the operating and infrastructure cost and improves financial optimization of buildings. Homes and Buildings' research team constantly track those transformational technologies as it drives business transformation and enable clients to improve business value. Our research team provides global industry analysis, custom consulting, growth consulting (strategy consulting), market research, market forecasts, and insights into emerging technologies. Homes and Buildings program area covers:
- Home Energy Management Systems
- Building Energy Management Systems
- Home Automation Systems
- Building Automation Systems
- Lighting (LED lighting, lighting Controls and lighting management systems, emergency lighting, and light as a service)
- Connected Homes
- Low-Voltage Power Distribution (Low-voltage switchgear and DC power distribution)
- Fire & Safety
- Electronic Security Systems (Video surveillance, Access controls, Intruder alarms)
- Facility Management Systems
- Building Management Systems
- Smart Buildings
19 Mar 2014  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
A Perspective on Growth Opportunities
The private market insight talks about the MEP industry in India; estimates the market size, opportunity areas, drivers and restraints, key challenges, and success factors.
29 Jan 2016  |  Global
Software Embedded Control and Cloud Solutions to Create Opportunities for Service-Based Business Models
In the era of smarter buildings, the future of energy management is being transformed by the Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, and technology-enabled customer-centric business models. The study looks at the five most important transformational trends at present that will shape the building energy management solutions (BEMS) industry over the next...
08 Mar 2013  |  North America
Assessment of the MACT Rule and the Likely Impact within the Energy and Power Market
This market insight discusses how the environmental solutions market has been performing in recent years for reducing the air pollution within power plants. The critical analysis is based upon the use of coal as the main energy source being used and the emissions it produces. An overview of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulations will dete...
24 Apr 2013  |  Global
12th Five Year Plan (2012 to 2017) and its Effect on Roads, Ports, Railways, and Airport Infrastructure in India
Private Investment to Accelerate the Pace of Investments in Infrastructure
The government of India has approved its 12th Five Year Plan (FYP), which aims to achieve higher economic and inclusive growth between 2012 and 2017. Investments in the 12th FYP have gone up more than two-fold. Involvement of the private sector is crucial, not only in developing the infrastructure but also in maintaining it. The role of the privat...
27 Sep 2013  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Is Home Automation Technology in India Shifting from Concept to Practice?
Home automation, the next level of automation, is seen in India as a comfort technology. However, home automation products are quickly becoming more accessible and affordable. This market insight provides an overview of the home automation market in India. Topics covered include market drivers and restraints, an analysis of the residential construc...
15 Nov 2013  |  Asia Pacific
Sustainability Issues will Continue to Shed New Perspectives on Buildings
The market outlook focus on five important areas in the building industry that have the potential for business opportunities for market participants in the Asia-Pacific region. Driven by government initiatives, property developers are shifting their business focus on sustainable and resource efficient buildings. The building industry is challenged ...
24 Jan 2014  |  Global
Building Automation Systems will Drive the Indoor EH Market
Indoor energy harvesting (EH) faces commercialization challenges as new EH technologies emerge to address solutions for potential applications inside buildings. The building automation systems (BAS) market is an opportunity growth area for the indoor EH market. End users in North America, such as education and government buildings, and in end users...
23 Jun 2014  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
The Role of the Fire Extinguisher: A Product to Combat Fires or an Object of Neglect
Investments in fire and safety have long been neglected and perceived unnecessary in India due to a lack of return on investment in the market. Today, however, due to growing urbanization and increasing level of income, increased awareness of fire and safety is necessary in order to protect assets and safeguard lives. Accordingly, investments from ...
22 Jul 2014  |  Global
The Convergence of Technology and Competition Will Drive Next-generation Solutions
With high energy prices and an increasing focus on sustainability, the building energy management (BEM) industry is increasingly deploying innovative and intelligent technology to optimise energy usage and enhance the efficiency of buildings and companies. This market insight explores the transformation of the BEM industry in the context of the 5 ...
27 Aug 2014  |  Global
Innovative and Nimble Firms Increasingly Driving the Pace of Change in the Global Energy Management Industry
Emerging participants that are both nimble and innovative will increasingly drive the pace of technology change in the BEM industry. Their partnerships with utilities, FM companies, and EM consultancies will aid expansion across geographies. Demand response and supply chain management solutions along with BEM solutions on the cloud will enable dyna...