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.
19 Nov 2021  |  Europe
Technology Convergence, Edge Computing, AI/ML, Robots, and Autonomous Systems Create New Growth Opportunities
This Frost & Sullivan research service analyzes the global industrial automation market from 2020 to 2025, with 2020 as the base year. The deliverable offers an in-depth look at the dynamics influencing and challenging the growth of the industrial automation market and analyzes the process automation technology segments across process, discrete, an...
18 Nov 2021  |  Latin America
Innovative Business Models Enable Advanced Services and Continuous Revenue Streams for Stakeholders
Latin America is a region rich in natural resources. As such, the extractive industry plays a crucial role in the countries’ economies. Although the oil and gas industry drives pump sales as the largest end user, other industries such as power generation, water and wastewater, construction, chemical processes, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, ...
08 Nov 2021  |  North America
The Shift Toward Sustainable Energy and Technology-enabled Solutions Drive Future Growth Potential
This study analyzes the global industrial mixers market and its short, medium, and long-term growth prospects over the next five years. The COVID-19 pandemic has created unforeseen circumstances for businesses globally, affecting manufacturing sector growth. However, the pandemic has also increased sanitary standards, with mixers vital in maintaini...
08 Nov 2021  |  Global
Innovative Business Models Leverage IIoT Technologies to Focus on Energy Efficiency and Digital Services to Unleash New Growth Pot
In today’s turbulent economic conditions and the challenges brought about by the global COVID-19 pandemic, geopolitical chaos and supply chain gluts have affected investor sentiment. Delays in new project investment, concerns of low RoI, and high operational expenses, especially in the oil and gas upstream sector and the chemical process, power g...
05 Nov 2021  |  Global
GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN WINDOW CLEANING ROBOTS, WEEDING ROBOTS, COBOT WELDING SYSTEMS, ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING, AND DIGITAL MANUFACTURING
The Advanced Manufacturing Technology Opportunity Engine for for November 2021 covers innovations pertaining to service robots, welding robots, weeding robots, additive manufacturing, and digital manufacturing. Some of the innovations include a high performance window cleaning robot, an autonomous weeding robot, a simulation software for additive m...
02 Nov 2021  |  Global
Robotic Exoskeletons are Augmenting and Enhancing User Capabilities across the Manufacturing, Healthcare, and Military and Defense
•The need for robotic exoskeletons is driven by the need to eliminate worker injuries, to help disabled individuals walk by providing lower-limb support, and to reduce factory-related fatalities. Robotic exoskeletons are motorized wearable robots that provide superhuman strength to workers, thereby enabling them to lift heavy equipment in applica...
27 Oct 2021  |  Global
Paperless Shop Floors Drive the Evolution of Intelligent Machines in Process, Discrete, and Hybrid Industries
The increase in volume of data within a shop floor and the complexity of networking within a plant requires systems that make the flow of data easy to handle. Manufacturing Execution System (MES), is considered the heart of data within the process, discrete, and hybrid industries. MES is the layer of controller software that connects the Enterpr...
26 Oct 2021  |  Global
A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action - Innovation That Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines
The need for industrial cybersecurity is the result of 2 significant trends: increasing connectivity of all assets and digital transformation initiatives. Information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) convergence is good but it has its risks because of substandard security frameworks. Connectivity exposes organizations and infrastruct...
22 Oct 2021  |  Global
Future Growth Potential Driven by the Shift Toward Sustainable Energy and Technology Enabled New Business Models
This study is an analysis of the global industrial valves and actuators market. It also details the growth potential of this market in the short, medium, and long terms. There is also an in-depth coverage of the growth of valves in the green technology sector. As the valves market is mature, Frost & Sullivan has highlighted valve applications in...
20 Oct 2021  |  Global
Increased Investments in Green Energy and Sustainable Solutions to Ensure Transformational Growth of the Pumps Market
Pumps play an important role in a variety of sectors. The energy sector (oil and gas, power generation and petrochemicals) is the largest, but with the emphasis on decarbonization and curbing carbon emissions, the worldwide focus is on developing sustainable industrial practices. Companies, governments, and end users are analyzing various ways to d...