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Location-Based Services and Real Time Location Systems Market by Location, Technology, Software, Hardware, Service and Application Area - Global Forecast to 2021

Location-Based Services and Real Time Location Systems Market: Global Forecast until 2021

  • December 2016
  • 205 pages
  • ID: 4507362
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The market size of Wi-Fi/WLAN, UWB, BT/BLE, and Beacons & A- GPS in the government and public utilities sector is expected to grow from USD ##.## million in 2016 to USD ##,##.## million by 2021 at a CAGR of ##.##%.
The market size of satellite, microwave, and infrared remote sensing in the government and public utilities sectors is expected to grow from USD ##.## million in 2016 to USD ##,##.## million by 2021 at a CAGR of ##.##%.


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"Higher adoption of business intelligence and growing market competitiveness to play a significant role in augmenting the increase prospects in the location-based services and real-time location systems market"

This analysis has been done on a overall level covering four regions, that is, the whole Americas, EU, Asia Pacific (APAC), & the Rest of the globe and is expected to grow from ~$15.0B in 2016 to ~$77.8B by 2021, at a Compound Annual Increase rate of 38.90 percent during the forecast period. The sector is being driven by factors, including increased focus on competitive intelligence and prompt availability of analytical tools. High upfront costs of Real-Time Location Systems is anticipated to be a restraining factor in the rise of the Location-Based Services and RTLS market.

"Risk analytics and threat prevention software estimated to showcase the quickest increase in the LBS and RTLS market"

LBS is based on various sensitive and personal location-based information, which require robust security from imminent threats. With advancements in LBS and RTLS technologies, these software solutions have become critical and are forecasted to have an increased demand from several markets. Internet of Things and connected vehicle concept is another area, where risk analytics and threat prevention software will play a main role.

"The APAC area is forecast to have the highest compound annual growth rate (CAGR) during the outlook period"

In quickly increasing economies, such as china (CN) and India (IN), the increasing demand for enhancing the supply chain operations and the governments' efforts to standardize LBS and RTLS technologies are some of the increase drivers for the industry. On top of, huge population, developing technology hubs, and affluent countries, including South Korea, Singapore (SG), and Hong Kong (HK) have further enhanced increase prospects in this area.

In the process of finding out and checking the market value for various segments and sub-segments collected by secondary research, extensive primary audit sessions were managed with main people:

- By Company: Tier 1 36.0 percent, Tier 2 21.0 percent, and Tier 3 43.0 percent

- By Designation: C-Level- 75.0 percent, Director-Level- 15.0 percent, and Others- 10.0 percent

- By area: North america (NA)- 70%, Europe- 15.0 percent, and APAC- 15.0 percent

Segment Research

The document breaks down the LBS and RTLS market based on location types, including indoor and outdoor locations. By technology, including satellite, microwave, and infrared remote sensing, Observed Time Difference of Arrival & Enhanced Observed Time Difference, Radio Frequency Identification & Near Field Communication, Context aware technology, WI-FI/WLAN, UWB, BT/BLE, Beacons, and A-GPS. By hardware, including sensors & readers, tags & transponders, and other hardware components. By software, including geocoding & reverse geocoding, Geospatial Transformation and Load, reporting & visualization, location analytics, context accelerator & geofencing, risk analytics, and threat prevention. By service, consulting & advisory services, deployment & integration, and application support & maintenance. By application area, including Banking, Financial Services, & Insurance, defense, government & public utilities, healthcare & life sciences, industrial manufacturing, media & entertainment, retail & e-commerce, and transportation & logistics. By area, including the Americas, Europe (EU), Asia-Pac, and RoW.

Reason to Buy the Report:

1. The document breaks down the LBS and RTLS market comprehensively and offers the best approximations of the revenue data for the global market & the sub-segments. The industry numbers are further split across the distinct verticals and localities.

2. This industry report will facilitate them better comprehend the players and obtain additional insights to better option their businesses. There is a separate division on opposing landscape, including competitor ecosystem and mergers & acquisitions. Also, there are company profiles of 10 actors in this sector. In this part, industry internals are furnished that can put them ahead of the competitors. The market research also includes a list of 10 main innovators in the sector.

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