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Antonios Maroulis | September 03, 2015
This is not the first time that Google’s hardware is compatible with iOS. Google’s experiment with eye-wear, Google Glass, was also compatible with iPhones in addition to Android and offered very similar functionality. This is a big step for the smartwatch industry. To date, iPhone users’ choices of smartwatches were limited...
Jon Cropley | August 28, 2015
The previous year has seen some big changes in the supply base for video management software (VMS). Canon acquired Milestone Systems, Panasonic acquired Video Insight, ONSSI acquired SeeTec, and, most recently, NICE Systems decided to sell off its physical security business unit. Despite this, supply of VMS remains fragmented. According to estimates from IHS Inc. through its video surveillance intelligence service, no single vendor possessed a share greater than eight percent in 2014 and this is unlikely to change greatly in 2015

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Entering its second full year, the IHS access control intelligence service is taking analysis to another level. This year IHS will provide not only its primary analysis on the equipment market (readers, panels, credentials, software and electronic locks) but will also be providing additional analysis on wireless devices, open standards and protocols, project size among many other analyst insights available only to subscribers.
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The role of packaged LEDs is expanding in today’s world. From their traditional usage in consumer products, they are now found in growing list of applications including automotive and residential lighting. As this expansion provides avenues for new growth opportunity, the market becomes more competitive and dynamic. To thrive in this swiftly changing environment, you’ll need market information from a trusted, experienced source.
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Leveraging our existing industry leading automation research, IHS is now offering highly detailed research within the mechanical components market. This Mechanical Components Database will provide detailed market insight for a set of five mechanical product groups. For this 2015 edition, the five product groups covered include couplings, mounted bearings, un-mounted bearings, brakes and clutches, and belts and chains.
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  • Omar Talpur | August 31, 2015
    In this report titled the American and EMEA Markets for Thermostats, IHS takes a deep dive at nine separate regions and looks at the different factors affecting the movement to connected and smart thermostats. The report, which leverages in-house building stock data to form the basis of a model, looks to answer questions relating how quickly the market will move from non-connectable to connectable devices.
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  • Toby Colquhoun | August 27, 2015
    This 2015 study serves as a topical report detailing the world market for selected “Factory of the Future” technologies: industrial Internet of Things, digitization and industrial mobility/apps. The goal of this report is to provide users of the IHS smart manufacturing service with data and analysis around three potentially transformational technologies.
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  • Oliver Philippou | August 26, 2015
    As part of the Video Surveillance Intelligence Service, this Security Executive Insight provides analysis on the thermal camera market.
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  • Blake Kozak | August 31, 2015
    IHS’s Access Control Intelligence Service features the most detailed analysis available to the industry today. As an element of the Access Control Intelligence Service, this Database provides more than 200 tables and figures, 64 pages of qualitative analysis and the TRAX program.
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  • Andrew Robertson | August 31, 2015
    In this quarterly service, IHS presents the value of capital expenditure across fifteen industries and thirty-four countries. The study then quantifies the value of automation products by country and by industry as part of that capital expenditure. This tracker presents annual forecasts...
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  • Andrew Robertson | August 31, 2015
    In this quarterly service, IHS presents the value of capital expenditure across fifteen industries. The study then quantifies the value of automation products by country and by industry as part of that capital expenditure. This tracker presents annual forecasts, updated every quarter...
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  • Thomas Lynch | July 30, 2015
    IHS is recognized worldwide for its high quality market research reports in the wireless communications field. IMS Research (acquired by IHS Inc.) has been producing research on the mobile-radio market for over ten years and current customers include all the leading suppliers to this market.
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  • Jack Kent | June 26, 2015
    In this presentation given at the SID Display Week Conference in San Jose, IHS Mobile analyst Jack Kent analyses the current state of the wearables market, how apps create new use cases and business models, and looks at the challenges faced by wearable app developers. This presentation also looks at what content has taken an early lead for Apple Watch and Android Wear devices.
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  • Elizabeth Mead | June 24, 2015
    This is the sixth edition of the IHS report dedicated to the market for DMR/dPMR and competing technologies. This reflects the increased growth worldwide of this market over the last few years, notably with the DMR Tier III announcements and several launches made in 2013 and 2014, and PDT announcements and launches in China, an increasing number of manufacturers are developing or looking to address the market for DMR/dPMR, PDT & competing technologies in the future.
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  • Icon Prinicipal Analyst, Video Surveillance
    Jon Cropley is a principal analyst in the IHS video surveillance and security services group. He joined the company in 2001 and has authored numerous syndicated research reports since...
  • Icon Director, Medical Technology
    Shane Walker manages the Medical Technology research portfolio at IHS. Shane’s current medical technology coverage areas include telehealth, medical displays, healthcare IT, sports monitoring and other wearable technology.
  • Icon Director, Critical Communications
    Thomas Lynch is an director for IHS critical communications group. The groups PMR coverage includes TETRA, P25, TETRAPOL, DMR, NXDN and dPMR, covered across the key vertical segments of public safety & security, utilities, military, transport and industrial.
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