Analysis of the African IoT Market 2016 – Strategic Partnerships & Acquisitions Driving Growth – Research and Markets – Business Wire (press release)

December 12, 2016 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Uncategorized

DUBLIN–()–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Analysis of the African IoT Market: 2016” report to their offering.

This study performs an IoT value chain analysis (sensors/gateways, hardware devices, connectivity, platform, software application, service provision, cloud computing, data storage and analytics, device, network, and IT security). It identifies and analyses market trends (technological developments, service utilization across key industry verticals, partnerships, and mergers and acquisitions) as well as regional trends (for Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa); also throws light on the growth opportunities across key industry horizontals and verticals.

The report provides a snapshot of IoT services utilization across a wide range of industry verticals (fleet management, agriculture, retail, energy, utility services, security and surveillance, banking and insurance, healthcare, manufacturing, smart cities, mining, and building and home automation).

Further, it highlights growth opportunities for key suppliers in the IoT ecosystem such as telecommunications service providers, IT service providers, and sensors and hardware providers; it also throws light on growth opportunities across key industry horizontals and verticals.

Key Questions This Study Will Answer:

  • Where does Africa stand in terms of global IoT market trends?
  • Who are the key market participants in the IoT value chain?
  • What are the key strategic partnerships and mergers and acquisitions? What is the purpose of these partnerships and how are they impacting the growth strategy of service providers?
  • What are the key trends in the IoT market?
  • What are the growth opportunities across the key industry horizontals and verticals?
  • What is the role of telecommunications service providers in the IoT market and how are they looking to grow in the market?
  • What are the major drivers and restraints steering the African IoT market?

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. IoT Market-An Overview

3. Analysis of the African IoT Market

4. Kenya

5. Nigeria

6. South Africa

7. IoT Growth Opportunities in Africa

8. Strategic

9. Mergers and Acquisitions in Africa

10. Role of African Telecommunications Providers in the IoT Market

11. The Last Word

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