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. 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 ...

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  2. 25 Nov 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Australian Facilities Management Market, Forecast to 2025

    Self-delivery and Technology-driven Solutions to Support Market Growth

    The need to ensure regulatory compliance and the drive to extend asset life continue to support growth of the facilities management (FM) market in Australia. Stable demand from certain end-use sectors will underpin FM revenue growth. Recovery in the mining sector and sustained growth in healthcare services point to positive FM growth. However, skil...

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  3. 08 Nov 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Growth Opportunities in the Asia-Pacific Facilities Management Market, Forecast to 2023

    Adapting to Evolving Demands is Key to Capturing Market Presence

    The Asia-Pacific facilities management (FM) market is enjoying stable growth, primarily supported by rapid FM development in developing markets and offset by low growth in mature markets. The increasing outsourcing culture and growing asset base due to construction activity and greater familiarity of information technologies across most corporation...

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  4. 30 Sep 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    FM Boom in Southeast Asia—Focus on the Vietnamese Market, Forecast to 2023

    A Hotspot for Facilities Management Driven by Economic Growth and Foreign Investments

    he Vietnamese facilities management (FM) market is expected to record a growth rate of 5.5% in 2019. By 2023, the total market is expected to record a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.0%, reaching $470.8 million. Rapid growth in Vietnam’s economy is driving building construction in various sectors, such as healthcare, financial, industrial...

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  5. 29 Aug 2019  |  Global  |  Frost Radar

    Frost Radar in the Global Elevator Market

    A Measurement System to Spark Companies 2 Action (C2A)—Innovation That Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines

    The global elevator market is generally deemed low risk and is steadily growing. The market is closely tied to the performance of the global real estate development market, as an elevator is a common and important component in a building. The market is expected to grow about 4% annually from 2018 to 2025, attributed to three factors: the demand for...

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  6. 28 Aug 2019  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) and Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) Market, Forecast to 2025

    Energy Efficiency Legislation, Customer Awareness, and Commitment to Sustainability are Crucial for Accelerated Market Growth

    The Home Energy Management Systems (HEMS) and Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) market is dynamic and poised for accelerated growth for the next 7 years. BEMS is primarily driven by the trend of high peak demand charges, customers’ commitment towards sustainability, energy efficiency legislation, state incentives for buildings to install ...

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  7. 28 Aug 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Australian Flexible Office Market, 2018

    Rising Demand for Flexible Offices to Drive Market Opportunities for Property Services and ICT Solutions

    More Australian offices are embracing flexible workplace options, driving the growth of Australia’s flexible office market. Key factors spurring market expansion include the changing work culture that is prioritising mobility and flexibility, including the trend away from long-term fixed leases towards more flexible terms, and the preference for ...

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  8. 08 Aug 2019  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Smart Thermostats Market, Forecast to 2025

    Increasing Thermostat Capabilities will Enable the Integration of Smart Home Devices and Drive Growth Opportunities Across the Globe

    The proliferation of smart devices in residences across the globe has risen over the last two years. Smart thermostat is one such device that has seen traction, especially in regions like North America and Europe. Once considered as expensive devices with complicated controls, smart thermostats have become consumer friendly and light on the pocket ...

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  9. 10 Jun 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Competitive Analysis of Singaporean Facilities Management (FM) Market, 2018

    Automation and Digitization Solve Industry Challenges and Lead to Operational Efficiency

    The Singaporean FM market is well developed with a comprehensive regulatory framework in place to drive the market. The strong outsourcing culture across the country, together with a conducive business environment, encourages both local and foreign service providers to establish their footprint in the country. The mature FM market in Singapore expe...

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  10. 10 Jun 2019  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    ASEAN-6 and Australia Quarterly Facilities Management Trends, 2018

    Growing Outsourcing Culture and Emphasis on Cost Efficiency is on the Rise

    Facilities Management (FM) can be defined as the services associated with running or maintaining a facility, such as janitorial, engineering, security, environmental, landscaping, and other related services. Asia-Pacific (APAC) is a mix of mature and developing markets for facilities management services, with developing nations recording higher gro...

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