According to the new market research report “Industrial IoT Market by Industry Vertical (Manufacturing, Energy & Power, Oil & Gas, Metals & Mining, Healthcare, & Agriculture), Technology (Sensors, Networking Technology, DCS, & Others), Software, & Geography – Global Forecast to 2020″, published by MarketsandMarkets, the IIoT market is expected to reach USD 151.01  Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 8.03% between 2015 and 2020.

Manufacturing sector held the largest share of the IIoT market

The manufacturing sector is witnessing a transformation through the implementation of the smart factory concept and factory automation technologies. Government initiatives such as Industrie 4.0 in Germany and Plan Industriel in France are expected to drive the IIoT solutions in Europe. Moreover, leading manufacturing countries such as the U.S., China, and India are expected to further expand their manufacturing industries and deploy smart manufacturing technologies to increase this sector’s contribution to their national GDPs.

The market for the networking technology is expected to grow at a high CAGR

Machine-to-machine connectivity through wireless or wired networks forms the base for IIoT. The rising adoption of IIoT is expected to boost the market for networking technologies, especially wireless networks. These networks not only provide mobility to the equipment but also offer greater scalability and ease of integration to the network.

APAC expected to hold the largest market share and witness rapid growth during the forecast period

APAC is a leading manufacturing hub and held the largest market share for Industrial IoT Market in 2014. It is also expected to witness rapid growth during the forecast period owing to the growing adoption of IIoT solutions across the manufacturing, mining, healthcare, and energy & power sectors. Within APAC, China held the largest market share for IIoT, whereas India is expected to grow at the highest CAGR among all the major markets.

The major companies in the IIoT market include General Electric (U.S.), Cisco Inc. (U.S.), Intel Corporation (U.S.), Rockwell Automation (U.S.), ARM Holdings plc. (U.K.), ABB Ltd. (Switzerland), Siemens AG (Germany), Honeywell International, Inc. (U.S.), Dassault Systèmes SA (France), Huawei Technology Co., Ltd. (China), Zebra Technologies (U.S.), IBM Corporation (U.S.), and Robert Bosch GmbH (Germany) among others.

This research report categorizes the global IIoT market on the basis of industry vertical, technology, software, and region. This report describes the drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges with respect to the IIoT market. The Porter’s five forces analysis has been included in the report with a description of each of its forces and their respective impact on the IIoT market.

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