Smart Buildings

A major revolution in urban technology and digitization of services is underway with the emergence of Smart cities.  The convergence of technology and competition is bringing intelligence and driving the integration of buildings into the smart city ecosystem and longer term trends such as the Internet of Buildings. Smart buildings hold the key to building futuristic smart cities. Digitally connected intelligent buildings and data analytics will drive innovation from building and energy efficiency to full smart city integration.


Frost & Sullivan’s Homes & Buildings Program Area focuses on the transformational trends shaping the future of the smart buildings market and smart cities market by providing global industry analysis, custom consulting, growth consulting (strategy consulting), market research, market forecasts, and insights into emerging technologies that include:

Home Automation

  • Building Automation
  • Energy Management
  • Energy Harvesting
  • Lighting
  • Fire & Safety
  1. 21 Apr 2023  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Building Technology B2B eCommerce Growth Opportunities

    The Advancement of B2B Online Sales is Crucial to Distribution Channel Optimization

    This Frost & Sullivan research service focuses on B2B eCommerce in the building technology (BT) industry and its related business growth opportunities. Frost & Sullivan segments the BT industry into building automation systems (BAS); light-emitting diode (LED) lighting; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment; and facility manag...

    $2,450.00
  2. 19 Apr 2023  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Facility Management Growth Opportunities

    Technology, Sustainability, Workplace Optimization, and User Experience are Key FM Growth Strategies

    Frost & Sullivan defines the facility management (FM) market revenue as end-user contracts in outsourced FM services and exclude in-house FM services and small FM. Outsourced FM that this study analyzed is termed as ‘FM market’. From now until 2027 will be the defining period for next-generation solutions in the FM market. As the market rebo...

    $4,950.00
  3. 11 Apr 2023  |  Global  |  Market Outlook

    Global Homes and Buildings Industry Outlook 2023

    Technology-enabled, Data-driven Software Platforms Vital for Solid Industry Growth

    The homes and buildings industry recorded a robust 8.6% growth in 2022, driven by demand for facility management services, smart home devices, customer experience platforms, and construction management solutions. Increasing adoption of internet of things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI)-driven smart building solutions also contributed to the ...

    $4,950.00
  4. 31 Mar 2023  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Global Building Automation System Growth Opportunities

    Connectivity, Convergence, and Energy Efficiency will Drive Transformational Growth

    The global building automation system (BAS) market is undergoing a significant transformation. The rapid increase in the digitalization of buildings has resulted in a spurt in demand for smart building management solutions and BASs. These technologies are causing significant disruptions, driving a shift away from traditional building administration...

    $4,950.00
  5. 22 Mar 2023  |  North America  |  Market Research

    North America Facility Management (FM) Growth Opportunities

    Advanced Service Propositions and Agility Drive Competitive Intensity and Support Post-pandemic Success

    The North American FM market has the highest maturity compared to other regions. The United States is the world’s biggest FM market in outsourced FM revenues. Mature end users and participants and attractive opportunities from sizable end-user sectors (e.g., commercial, public) have contributed to the outsourcing culture and the substantial marke...

    $4,950.00
  6. 14 Mar 2023  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Smart Thermostats Technology Innovation and Growth Opportunities

    New Product Development and Strategic Partnering to Push Seamless Interoperability with Smart Home Devices

    Rising energy costs and growing environmental concerns are leading to an increase in the demand for energy-efficient solutions for buildings. Smart thermostats provide a convenient and effective way to reduce energy consumption and save money on heating and cooling bills. Consumer demand to automate and control home environments is making smart the...

    $3,500.00
  7. 20 Feb 2023  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Post-pandemic Trends and Growth Opportunities in the Smart Homes Market

    Focus on Cost Savings, Comfort, and Security will Enhance Future Growth Potential

    This research study provides a post-pandemic trend analysis of the smart homes market, highlighting information on the growth of connected devices, regional trends, consumer preferences, and other key indicators. Smart and connected homes have an evolving, dynamic market poised for strong growth in the next 5 years. The primary drivers of this mark...

    $2,450.00
  8. 21 Dec 2020  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa  |  Market Research

    Impact of COVID-19 on the Gulf Corporation Council (GCC) Facilities Management Market

    Technology Strategy Based on AI and Robotics to Deliver More Efficient FM Services

    Although the COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the global economy, the GCC facilities management (FM) market has been among the lesser impacted industries. This study covers the reasons why and offers the results of Frost & Sullivans extensive engagement survey (in collaboration with MEFMA) of key industry players active in the region. In particular...

    $2,450.00
  9. 07 Dec 2020  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Zero Energy Buildings (ZEB) Promise New Efficiency Beyond Cost and Innovative Technologies, 2020

    Integrated Configurations in Monitoring and Tracking Functions will Lead New ZEB Development

    The global energy demand from the building and construction sector continues to rise, mainly due to rapid expansion of buildings’ floor area and global climate change. Ambitious, yet compelling, zero energy buildings (ZEB) are deemed to directly and effectively address the global issues on climate change and energy scarcity. As defined in this...

    $4,950.00
  10. 04 Dec 2020  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Focus on Wellness Inside Buildings Powering the Global Indoor Air Quality Systems Market, 2026

    Growth Strategies will be Centred Around Community-led Air Quality Monitoring and Regulations Enabling Mandatory Installations of IAQ Systems

    The air around us is getting more polluted due to various reasons including high urbanization, emissions from vehicles, tobacco smoking, stubble burning, and natural calamities like forest fires and sandstorms. While the awareness about outdoor air pollution is relatively high, indoor pollution is often ignored. One common misconception is that ind...

    $4,950.00