This insight report seeks to provide perspective on the competitive landscape of the command and control room market with a specific focus on merger and acquisition activity over the past three years (2015 to present day). Publicly available transactions were tracked during this time period, and statistics and analysis of major acquisitions is provided.
Supply to the control room market has remained very fragmented, with several CAD and radio dispatch suppliers as well as other technology providers competing across the globe. However, this has slowly begun to shift over the past few years. Many suppliers have sought to broaden their product offerings to encompass the entire control room system rather than just supply niche products. It is evident M&A activity has been on the rise since 2015, and this brief seeks to highlight implications of this trend for the firms competing in this market.