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. 10 Nov 2022  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Indian Air Purifier Growth Opportunities

    Demand for Connected Home Systems and Air Quality Awareness Influence New Air Purifier Product Development

    Urbanization, industrialization, and the population explosion are worsening India’s air pollution crisis. These factors are prompting renewed focus on initiatives to conserve air quality and improve the quality of life. The COVID-19 pandemic has also sparked customer awareness about air pollution and the spread of airborne diseases, triggering de...

    $2,450.00
  2. 10 Nov 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    GCC Building Management System Growth Opportunities

    Disruptive Technologies are Enabling Energy Efficiency and Advancements in Building Management Systems

    The building management system (BMS) market in the Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC) is witnessing the emergence of innovative technologies such as building information modeling (BIM) and 3D printing. These technologies are causing significant disruptions, influencing how buildings are managed and shifting roles away from traditional skills towards te...

    $4,950.00
  3. 22 Jan 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Sustainability and Digital Transformation Boost FM Uptake in GCC Countries

    The Shift from Price to Value-based Bundled Contracts Drive Growth Opportunities

    Facility management (FM) is gaining traction in the GCC, as more end users have begun to appreciate the impact FM has on the bottom line; energy management is now being incorporated into FM Contracts. Besides, the use of sophisticated assets means that they will require higher quality and standards of asset management. With mega events, such as...

    $4,950.00
  4. 21 Dec 2020  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    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