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:
- Building Automation
- Energy Management
- Energy Harvesting
- Fire & Safety
13 Apr 2017  |  Asia Pacific
Cloud-based Services, Data Analytics, and ‘Savings-as-a-Service’ Concepts Redefine the Energy Management Competition Ecosystem
The energy management market in Asia-Pacific is on a growth trajectory and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 24.2% between 2017 and 2021 to reach a revenue of $6.5 billion. Energy efficiency, which can be defined as using less energy for the same or increased output, is increasingly being recognized as one of the most important and cost-effective so...
29 Mar 2017  |  Europe
Market Transformation Driven by Convergence of FM with Workplace Change Management to Offer Business Productivity
The facility management (FM) market in the United Kingdom is going through a transformation driven by technology innovation, new business models, emerging value propositions, and creative new service offerings. The UK FM market is one of the most developed and mature in the world with a highly competitive international supply base. FM services ar...
17 Mar 2017  |  Asia Pacific
Technology-aided Value-added Solutions Prompts FM Market Development
The Facilities Management (FM) market in Australia has relatively high outsourcing rate due to the number of mature end-user sectors. However, due to its market nature and cost pressure, the split between in-house and outsourced FM is unlikely to change during the forecast period. During the forecast period, the market is expected to be fueled by d...
28 Feb 2017  |  Global
Driven by IoT, LaaS will Usher in Connected Lighting and Living by 2023
This study provides an in-depth analysis of the global LED lighting market in 2016, covering 7 application segments (residential, retail, architectural, outdoor, office, industrial, hospitality) in 5 regions (North America, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, and Asia-Pacific). After evaluating the market size for 2016 to be $ 47,303...
23 Feb 2017  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Energy Efficiency, Downtrend in LED Lighting Prices, and Increased Acceptability are Driving the Market
The LED lighting market in the GCC is a high-growth market, which is driven primarily by increased functionality, energy efficiency targets, and increasing awareness among customers. Currently, LED lighting accounts for only 37.6% of the total lighting market in the GCC region; however, it is expected to be a high-demand lighting technology across ...
23 Feb 2017  |  Global
LED Lighting and Connected Homes to Witness Double-digit Growth
The homes and buildings (H&B) industry continues to evolve, driven by transformational technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, data analytics, and the cloud. These technologies are significantly impacting the connected homes, LED lighting, and building automation markets. Even in traditional markets such as heating, ventilation, an...
17 Jan 2017  |  Asia Pacific
Demand for Cost and Energy Efficiency Propels IFM Sophistication
The Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) market in Southeast Asia (SEA) is set to grow steadily until 2020. Rapid growth can be expected in developing economies such as Thailand and Indonesia, while advanced IFM markets in Malaysia and Singapore provide available opportunities due to rapid building modernization and energy-efficiency goals. Colle...
03 Jan 2017  |  Asia Pacific
Rise in Electricity Prices, Boom in Building Construction, and Energy Services to Result in Near Doubling of Overall Revenues for the Building Energy
The Southeast Asian Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) market currently in the nascent stage is expected to grow strongly at a CAGR of 10 to 15% from 2015 and 2020. The market is expected to be worth more than $180 million by 2020. In addition to rising electricity price and expanding buildings construction and energy services, demand will b...
30 Nov 2016  |  Global
Data-driven Analytics and End-to-End IoT Solutions to Drive Growth Opportunities in the Smart Ecosystem
Building Energy Management (BEM) has emerged as a fast growing sector with increasing emphasis on improving energy efficiency and sustainability across industries. Both emerging participants and start-ups have introduced innovative energy management solutions that include IoT platforms, energy dashboards, and cloud services to lead innovation effor...
04 Oct 2016  |  Global
Dynamic Growth Opportunities for Security and Connected Health
This research service takes a detailed look at two of the most dynamic segments of the connected home and connected living ecosystem, namely—connected health and connected security. Security and home monitoring is already one of the core elements of the connected home; and connected health is poised to drive the next wave of growth beyond 2020. ...