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. 22 Dec 2021  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Vietnam Building Automation Systems (BAS) Growth Opportunities

    Disruptive Technologies and Innovative Business Models will be Key to the Advancement of the Industry

    The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need to automate buildings. There is an increasing need to manage buildings remotely, which demands the convergence of advanced analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), and emerging technologies with building automation systems (BAS). Currently, 90% of the BMS market in Vietnam is in the early stages of dig...

    $2,450.00
  9. 13 Dec 2021  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Digital Solutions for Buildings and IoT-based HVAC Services Growth Opportunities

    Building Health and Safety Awareness to Prompt Advancement of Disruptive Technologies for HVAC Services

    The study focuses on digital solutions in buildings and IoT-based services for heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) equipment. Digital solutions are services that are not part of equipment sales but rendered additionally. Remote monitoring, predictive maintenance, fault detection and diagnostics, energy optimization, healthy building se...

    $2,450.00
  10. 08 Dec 2021  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Facility Management Growth Opportunities

    Post-pandemic Success Relies on Meeting Needs of the New Norm and Sustainability Goals

    The global facility management (FM) market suffered a significant shock due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the market is bouncing back, with future growth focused on technology and sustainability. The industry is undergoing a major transformation, driven by technology innovation, new business models, emerging value propositions, competitive dis...

    $4,950.00