Global Millimeter Wave Equipment Industry

  • July 2013
  • -
  • Global Industry Analysts
  • -
  • 120 pages

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Millimeter Wave Equipment in US$ Thousands.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2018.

The report profiles 40 companies including many key and niche players such as Aviat Networks, Inc., BridgeWave Communications, Inc., DragonWave, Inc., E-Band Communications Corporation, ELVA-1, INTRACOM TELECOM, NEC Corp., Siklu Communication Ltd., and Trex Enterprises Corporation.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

Table Of Contents




I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY and PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation and Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques and Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3


II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Millimeter Wave Technology - Changing the Wireless Future II-1
Overcoming the Limitations II-2
Competitive Scenario II-2
Exploring Opportunities for MM-Wave Technology II-3
Radar On A Chip Penetrates New End markets II-3
Leveraging on the Controversies Surrounding X-Ray Scanners II-3
Cracking the Quality Issues II-4
Millimeter Waves to Power 5G Networks II-4
Evolving to Suit New Generation Radio Access Network II-5
Transforming Wireless Technology Landscape Offers Ripe
Opportunities II-5
Evolution of Mobile Wireless Technologies II-6
Growing Need for High Frequency Bandwidths for Ultrahigh
Capacity Backhaul II-7
Expanding Internet User Base: A Key Driving Force II-8
Table 1: Global Internet Users by Geographic Region (2012):
Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Internet Users for
Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa,
and Middle East (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

Table 2: World Internet Penetration Rates (%) by Region
(2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 3: Mobile Internet Traffic Growth (2010-2015) (in
Petabytes/month) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 4: Worldwide Smartphone Penetration Rate by Geographic
Region (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10

Table 5: Global Sales/Projections for Smart Phones,
Tablets, and Digital TV for 2012-2018 (In million units)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10
Millimeter Wave Technologies to Backhaul Heterogeneous Network II-11
Alternatives to Overcome Challenges in Small Cell Backhaul II-11

2. TECHNOLOGY OVERVIEW II-13
Understanding Millimeter Waves II-13
A Backdrop II-13
The Timeline: II-14
Wave Band Spectrum II-14
Table 6: Microwave and Millimeter Wave Band II-14
Defining the E-band Spectrum II-15
Limitations of MM-Wave Technology II-15
Developments in Millimeter Wave Applications and Technology II-16
Unlicensed 60 GHz Bandwidth Frequency II-16
WiGig and Wireless HD II-16
WPANs (Wireless Personal Area Networks) II-17
Wireless High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) II-17
Point-to-Point Communication Links II-17
Photonic Technologies II-17

3. APPLICATIONS OF MM-WAVE TECHNOLOGY II-18
A. Imaging II-18
Scanners II-18
B. Automobile Applications II-19
Antenna Technology Gains Prominence in MM-Wave Automotive
Sensors II-20
Antenna Designs II-20
C. Telecommunications II-20
High Data Rate Communications II-21
D. Consumer Markets II-21
E. Defense and Security Radar II-22
Other Applications II-22

4. PEEK INTO REGULATORY SCENARIO II-23
Regulatory Guidelines in Select Countries II-23
Europe II-23
US II-23
UK II-23
Canada II-23
Japan II-23
Emission Norms II-24
Human Exposure Risks II-24

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-25
Moseley Associates Takes Over E-Band Communications II-25
Alcatel-Lucent and Sub 10 Systems Ink an Agreement II-25
Bravo Tech Enters into Partnership with E-Band Communications
to Develop Integrated Coverage Solution II-25
BridgeWave Communications Selects Serval Mobile Access Carrier
Ethernet Switch Engine of Vitesse Semiconductor II-26
BridgeWave Communications Extends Partnerships II-26
BridgeWave Communications and IBM Ink Agreement II-27
Agilent Technologies and University of California Davis to
Establish Davis Millimeter Wave Research Center II-27
BridgeWave Communications Enters into Strategic Partnership
with Provigent BridgeWave II-27
US M/A-COM Tech and Mimix to Merge II-28

6. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-29
BridgeWave Communications Unveils Flex4G Range of Multi-
Gigabit Wireless Solutions II-29
E-Band Communications Unveils E-Link Mini Small-Cell Backhaul
Wireless System II-29
NEC Introduces Updated Solutions Portfolio II-29
Wireless Excellence Introduces Range of CableFree Products II-30
Agilent Technologies Unveils EXA Millimeter-Wave Signal Analyzer II-30
Anritsu Company Introduces Millimeter-wave Source Multiplier
Modules II-31
Bluwan Unveils Bluwan FTTA Millimeter Wave PMP Solution II-32
DENSO Develops New Millimeter-Wave Radar II-33
Hitachi, Toshiba, Panasonic and Sony to Unveil Millimeter Wave
Products II-33
Millimeter Wave Products Launches High- Performance MM Wave
Amplifier II-34
OML and Anritsu Roll Out Anritsu MS2830A Signal Analyzer II-34
Panasonic Develops Chipset for Multi-Gigabit Millimeter Wave
Wireless Communication II-35
Panasonic Unveils Millimeter-Wave Radar Technology II-36
Toshiba Develops MOS-Varactor1 Simulation Model II-37
Vitesse Rolls-Out Serval Lite - An Advanced Carrier Ethernet
Switch Engine II-37
Walleye Technologies to Unveil Model 24S Surface Penetrating
Imager II-37
Agilent Technologies Unveils PXA Millimeter-Wave Signal Analyzer II-38
Loea Launches L2240 Wireless System II-39
Siklu Communication to Introduce EtherHaul Millimeter Wave
Radio Systems in North America II-39
BridgeWave Communications Introduces FlexPort µWave Product Range II-39
DOK to Introduce PPC-1000 Range of Radio Links II-40
Ericsson to Demonstrate 2.5Gbps High-Speed Microwave Radio
Connection II-40
Exalt Communications Deploys Exalt Microwave Backhaul Systems
in Sioux Falls II-40
Fujitsu and Fujitsu Laboratories Develop Gallium-Nitride HEMT
Power Amplifier II-41
LightPointe Communications Introduces AireBeamâ„¢ Z60 and
AireBeamâ„¢ G60 MMW Bridging Solution II-42

7. FOCUS ON SELECT KEY PLAYERS II-43
Aviat Networks, Inc. (Singapore) II-43
BridgeWave Communications, Inc. (US) II-43
DragonWave, Inc. (Canada) II-44
E-Band Communications Corporation (US) II-44
ELVA-1 (Russia) II-44
INTRACOM TELECOM (Greece) II-45
NEC Corp. (Japan) II-45
Siklu Communication Ltd (Israel) II-46
Trex Enterprises Corporation (US) II-46

8. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-47
Table 7: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Millimeter Wave Equipment by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-47

Table 8: World 10-Year Perspective for Millimeter Wave
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and
Rest of World Markets for Years 2009, 2013 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48


III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Product Introductions/Innovations III-1
Strategic Corporate Developments III-9
Key Players III-13
B.Market Analytics III-15
Table 9: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
Millimeter Wave Equipment Market with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

2. CANADA III-16
A.Market Analysis III-16
Regulatory Norms III-16
Key Player III-16
B.Market Analytics III-17
Table 10: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Millimeter Wave Equipment Market with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

3. JAPAN III-18
A.Market Analysis III-18
Regulatory Norms III-18
Product Introductions/Innovations III-18
Key Player III-21
B.Market Analytics III-22
Table 11: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Millimeter Wave Equipment Market with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

4. EUROPE III-23
A.Market Analysis III-23
Europe Discontinues Use of X-Ray Scanners III-23
Regulatory Norms III-23
Germany Bans X-ray scanners III-24
Strategic Corporate Developments III-24
Product Introductions/Innovations III-24
Key Players III-26
B.Market Analytics III-28
Table 12: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for Millimeter Wave Equipment by Geographic Region - France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 13: European 10-Year Perspective for Millimeter Wave
Equipment by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia
and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2009, 2013 and 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-30
A.Market Analysis III-30
Key Player III-30
B.Market Analytics III-31
Table 14: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Millimeter Wave Equipment Market with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

6. REST OF WORLD III-32
A.Market Analysis III-32
Strategic Corporate Developments III-32
Key Player III-33
B.Market Analytics III-34
Table 15: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for Millimeter Wave Equipment Market with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Thousands for Years 2009 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34


IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 40 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 41)

The United States (23)
Canada (1)
Japan (8)
Europe (8)
- France (1)
- The United Kingdom (3)
- Rest of Europe (4)
Middle East (1)

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