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. 17 Dec 2013  |  Global

    World LED Lighting Markets (2013 Update)

    Government Initiatives and Declining Prices are Driving the High Growth

    The key challenges that the LED lighting market face are the prevalence of alternate technologies and high initial investment. Raising awareness amidst residential end users, financing projects, and leasing and maintenance of lighting solutions in the professional lighting market can tackle these challenges and provide untapped opportunities. End u...

    $3,950.00
  2. 10 Dec 2013  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Analysis of the Indian Automatic Door Systems Market

    Construction Growth Encourages Technology Upgrades of Automatic Doors to Target Niche Applications

    Soaring investments flowing through hospitality, retail, commerical and healthcare sectors construction activities in India are opening up opportunities for smart entrance doors. Growing awareness about energy efficiency and environmental impact on using automatic doors have resulted in wide acceptance in residential sectors as well as educational...

    $4,950.00
  3. 04 Dec 2013  |  Asia Pacific

    Strategic Analysis of the Facilities Management Market in the Healthcare Sector in Australia

    Increased Demand for Healthcare Services to Impact Facilities Management

    This research service focuses on the facilities management (FM) market in the healthcare sector in Australian. The healthcare sector in Australia is stable and structured within Asia-Pacific (APAC), creating many business opportunities in healthcare for overseas investors across various segments such as pharmaceuticals, clinical research, medical d...

    $4,950.00
  4. 03 Dec 2013  |  Asia Pacific

    Smart Homes in Asia-Pacific—A CEO's 360-Degree Perspective

    Building Homes Beyond Green

    Residential buildings in Asia-Pacific will continue to evolve and it will be directly affected by the growth in population and urbanization rate, as well as development of new cities and new economic zones. Smart homes will emphasize on eco-friendly building materials in addition to the deployment of energy saving devices and information and commun...

    $4,950.00
  5. 28 Nov 2013  |  Europe

    European Lighting Control Systems Market

    Fast Growth Stimulated by Technology Convergence, Smart Buildings, and Energy Efficiency

    The European lighting control systems market is poised for a period of strong growth. Driven by energy efficiency needs, LED lighting penetration, and the on-going emergence of smart buildings, Frost & Sullivan expects the next 5 years to witness intensified competition. This will be accompanied by a period of technology convergence that will also ...

    $3,950.00
  6. 21 Nov 2013  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Opportunities in the Cable Management Systems Market of India

    Challenges of Sustaining Growth in a Rising Costs vis-à-vis Declining Investment Environment

    The research study gives an overview of the CMS market in India.The product segments and sub-segments covered are Cable Trays, Raceways, Floor Ducts and System Box, as well as Conduits.The slides 5 to 20 define research scope, overall introduction, Market Measurements, Product Segmentation, Distribution Channels, and the drivers and restraints. Sli...

    $4,950.00
  7. 29 Oct 2013  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa

    Analysis of the Indian Lighting Control Systems Market

    Significant Opportunities will Arise in the Residential and the Commercial Sectors by 2014

    The market is largely driven by the construction boom and increasing penetration of Green buildings which has also hugely contributed to the growth of this market. The key challenges being faced by market participants are high initial cost, lack of awareness, lack of qualified manpower for installation and other competing energy saving technologies...

    $4,950.00
  8. 09 Oct 2013  |  Asia Pacific

    Benchmarking Successful Building Illumination Companies in Asia-Pacific

    What are the Lighting Companies that Thrive in the Midst of Economic Uncertainties?

    This Frost & Sullivan research service outlines the competitive landscape of the building illumination market in Asia-Pacific, measured through various criteria including revenue, growth, and technology and parameters such as market share and growth, revenue and growth strategy, product quality, research and innovation, product innovation, features...

    $4,950.00
  9. 11 Sep 2013  |  Asia Pacific

    Asia-Pacific Buildings Sector: Macro to Micro Implications of Mega Trends to 2025

    Building Reformation is a New Form of Economic and Green Growth in Asia-Pacific

    This study provides insights into key mega trends for the buildings sector in Asia-Pacific. Global mega trends such as urbanization and economic and technological development are changing the demographics and financial outlook in Asia-Pacific, and will shape the region’s buildings sector. The trends examined are, broadly, building construction, a...

    $3,500.00
  10. 06 Sep 2013  |  Asia Pacific

    Home Automation Markets in Asia-Pacific

    Market Revolution Continues with Increasing Availability and Affordability of Tablet Computers

    This Frost & Sullivan research service outlines the flourishing market for home automation in the Asia-Pacific, and it discusses the reasons this market is experiencing a high growth rate. The fundamental factors driving and restraining this market are examined, and the revenue generated, together with the unit shipments, for the market is forecast...

    $4,950.00