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 market 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.
- Factory Automation
- Process Automation
- MES & Advanced Process Control
- 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.
11 Apr 2007  |  North America
This study looks into the pneumatic air prep and accessories market and provides forecasts for the period between 2003 and 2013. The segmentation is end-user based and also geographic based. As part of the geographic analysis the market has been segmented into U.S., Canada and Mexico.
27 Jun 2007  |  Europe
This research service provides an insight into the European laser cutting equipment market. The research details the challenges, drivers and restraints faced by the manufacturers. It also provides the market forecasts and revenues for the various geographic regions classified under the study, along with the competitive trends.
01 Aug 2007  |  Asia Pacific
This research service deals with automation and software markets in Malaysia.
17 Sep 2007  |  Europe
This research service aims to provide an in depth analysis of various aspects of the pumps market in the European oil & gas sector. The market has been covered product wise and geography wise together with providing details on the competitive structure, technology trends and pricing trends. The impacts of various drivers, restraints and challenges...
18 Oct 2007  |  Asia Pacific
This research service deals with automation and software markets in Singapore.
24 Dec 2007  |  Global
The world gigabit Ethernet (GbE) and 10 gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) test equipment market study is designed to provide an overview of the market while presenting in-depth analysis of the segments that make up the market - 1GbE and 10GbE. The study discusses technology trends, end-users and various geographies, enabling vendors operating in this space ...
30 Nov 2008  |  Africa
The aim of this research is to provide a strategic market overview of the South African AC electric drives market over the period 2007 to 2015, taking 2008 as the base year.
05 Dec 2008  |  Africa
This research service examines the South African HMI market, providing detailed analysis and forecasts over the period 2004 to 2014. Revenue analyses are provided for each product type and end user market segment. In addition the key industry challenges, market drivers and restraints are discussed in terms of their impact of market developments o...
04 Jun 2009  |  Africa
Strategic Analysis of the South African Industrial Automation and Process Control Products and Solutions Markets
This study provides strategic market information and guidance for the South African industrial automation and control products and solutions market. The study includes detailed discussions of the market size, segmentations, analysis, and forecasts, while providing key strategic issues concerning industry structure, industry challenges, market drive...
19 Aug 2009  |  Africa
The aim of this research is to provide a strategic market overview of the South African industrial automation and process control solutions market over the period 2007 to 2015, taking 2008 as the base year.