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. 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
  2. 13 Dec 2022  |  Global  |  Market Outlook

    Growth Opportunity Outlook in the Homes and Buildings Industry

    The homes and buildings industry’s future is technology enabled. Recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic combined with decarbonization challenges will accelerate the use of digital building technologies. Heightened awareness about a safe and healthy environment will prompt the use of the internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI) applicat...

    $2,450.00
  3. 20 Dec 2019  |  Global  |  Megatrends

    The Future of Facility Management (FM), Forecast to 2025

    A New Era of Service Integration, User Experience, Business Productivity, Smart Technology, and Internationalisation

    The global Facility Management (FM) market is going through a major transformation, driven by technology innovation, new business models, emerging value propositions, competitive disruption, and creative new service offerings. In many parts of the world, FM services are commoditising and there is a need for innovation and new value propositions if ...

    $4,950.00
  4. 29 Apr 2019  |  Global  |  Market Outlook

    Global Homes and Buildings (H&B) Industry Outlook, 2019

    Artificial Intelligence (AI), Voice Command Control, and IoT-enabled Lighting to Drive the Industry Forward

    The homes and buildings (H&B) industry continues to evolve, driven by transformational technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT), data analytics, and the cloud. These technologies are significantly impacting smart homes, LED lighting, building automation, and building energy management markets. Ev...

    $4,950.00
  5. 11 Apr 2018  |  Global  |  Market Outlook

    Global Homes and Buildings (H&B) Industry Outlook, 2018

    Virtual Voice Assistants, Artificial Intelligence, and Blockchain will Take the Industry to the Next Phase of Evolution

    The homes and buildings (H&B) industry continue to evolve, driven by transformational technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT), data analytics, and the cloud. These technologies are significantly impacting the connected homes, LED lighting, building energy management markets. Even in traditional markets such as heating, ventilation, and air co...

    $4,950.00
  6. 23 Feb 2017  |  Global  |  Market Outlook

    Global Homes and Buildings Industry Outlook, 2017

    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...

    $4,950.00