News releases from ABI Research
Contactless Ticketing Smart Card Shipments Fall 10% in 2020 as Transport Networks Close Across the Globe
October 22, 2020
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the worldwide shipments of contactless ticketing smart cards are set to fall from 439.7 million in 2019 to 393.9 million in 2020, according to ABI Research, a...
Private Cellular Networks to Generate Over US$64 Billion in Equipment Revenues by 2030
October 20, 2020
Large enterprises will drive the market for private cellular until 2030, but the mid-tier sector will be important for long-term success
Governmental budgetary restrictions, a shift in commercial investment priorities, and hygiene concerns to blame
AR Remote Expertise and Training Applications to have Almost 60 Million Active Users by 2025
October 14, 2020
AR and VR solutions are key enablers for a new normal in human resources, training, and collaboration
COVID-19 has accelerated the healthcare sector's shift to the digital age, and AR/VR solutions are proving their value
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to drive demand for Small Office/Home Office (SOHO)/Consumer Wi-Fi Consumer Premise Equipment (CPE) demand as millions are still forced to work and learn from home....
Drone Industry Powers on in a Post-COVID-19 World to be Worth US$92 billion by 2030
October 01, 2020
Looking past COVID-19, new regulatory changes and the slow rollout of remote ID and 5G will enable an enormous upscaling of drone operations
Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0 Key to Manufacturing and Supply Chain Fortunes in a Post-COVID World
September 29, 2020
ABI Research's Digital Transformation Summit will provide 3 days of actionable intelligence to guide technology providers, partners, and end users to success
Total Virtual Reality Market to Reach Over US$4 Billion Despite COVID-19's Blow to the Location-Based VR Segment
September 24, 2020
ABI Research, a global tech market advisory firm, expects the Virtual Reality (VR) market to grow in 2020, passing US$4.6 billion despite some negative impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic. The...
Geotab and Verizon Hold Lead Again in ABI Research's Commercial Telematics Competitive Ranking
September 23, 2020
Essential commercial telematics serve as a foundation for the adoption of more sophisticated solutions to enhance the safety, cost savings, and performance of fleets from Small and Medium Business...
Next-Gen Smart IoT Gateways Shipments to Surpass 21 Million by 2025, Transforming the IoT Security Value Chain
September 22, 2020
The Internet of Things (IoT) gateways are becoming an increasingly important link in the IoT security and device authentication value chain and emerging as a crucial conduit for intelligent operations...
Asia-Pacific's 5G Digital Factory Revenue Primed for a Post-COVID-19 Recovery Worth US$60 Billion in 2030
September 17, 2020
COVID-19 initially slowed mobile phone sales in the Asia Pacific and disrupted supply chains and demand for certain 5G-related end verticals. However, it also caused an increase in broadband traffic...
Global Government ID Smart Card Market Falls 11% In the Wake Of COVID-19
September 16, 2020
Sharp decline in passport and smart national ID issuance opens the door to more "pandemic-proof" mobile credentials and digital ID wallets
Despite Limited 4G Penetration, Emerging Markets on Par with Rest of the World In 5G Rollouts
September 10, 2020
Emerging markets have always been behind developed countries in adopting the latest generation mobile networks, with a few exceptions. While it would be safe to assume that emerging markets would also...
Digital Cockpit To Be Mainstream by 2030 Due to Major Restructure of The Connected Automotive Infotainment Architecture
September 09, 2020
461 million vehicles with head-unit and digital dashboard displays and 115 million vehicles with digital cockpit architecture will be shipped in between 2020 and 2030
Global Shipments of TinyML Devices to Reach 2.5 Billion by 2030
September 03, 2020
Industrial and Manufacturing, Smart Cities, and Consumer Applications are driving the need for Tiny Machine Learning chipsets
Mobile Antenna Competition Intensifies as 5G Radio Access Network Deployment Grows; Huawei Remains Market Leader
September 01, 2020
Competition in the antenna vendor market is heating up as 5G rolls out and market share is coming under serious pressure. In its recent analysis of the worldwide mobile cellular 4G and 5G antennas...
Smartwatches, New Vertical Applications, and Increasing Contactless Adoption Will Drive Payment-Enabled Wearables Market to US$7.2 Billion in 2024
August 27, 2020
The wearable payments market is being driven by a surge in contactless payment adoption, as a result of growing usage of contactless cards and Near-Field Communication (NFC)-enabled mobile payments. In...
Apple and Samsung's Early UWB Smartphone Entry Spurs Adoption to Nearly One Third of All Smartphone Shipments by 2025
August 26, 2020
UWB in smartphones is a life gamechanger by enabling digital keys for home/vehicle access, secure payment methods, smart home control, and much more
Asset Tracking Device Shipments Drive IoT Expansion and Grow 51% Year-on-Year Through 2024
August 20, 2020
5G to Transform Content Production and Create New Business Models and Revenue Streams for Network Operators
August 19, 2020
The media and entertainment industry is exploring opportunities to take advantage of 5G networks as the deployments start rolling out in many markets. Although most of the media and entertainment...
IBM Takes the Lead in ABI Research's Industrial Blockchain-as-a-Service Competitive Assessment
August 12, 2020
Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) is a type of cloud-based solution for the development of blockchain applications. BaaS serves as a launchpad for broader blockchain technology adoption, effectively...
Despite the pandemic's impact around the world, consumer smart home spending will still grow in 2020. However, spending will be well below of pre-COVID-19 expectations. A new study from global tech...
The edge artificial intelligence (AI) chipset market is expected to exceed the cloud AI chipset market for the first time in 2025, propelled by the increasing focus on low latency, data privacy, and...
5G Will Fundamentally Modernize the Global Healthcare System
August 05, 2020
New forecasts show that by 2026, 5G will generate revenues of almost US$400 million from deployments in the healthcare sector
The Connected Car Market Will Endure a 15% Shipment Decline, Flat Revenues in 2020; Sales Return on Trend Early 2022
July 28, 2020
After years of consistent growth, the connected vehicle industry will face a 15% decline in shipments and flat revenues in 2020. However, both embedded and aftermarket segments will see accelerated...
The Looming AR/MR Boom Opens the Door to Security Exploitation, Stimulating a US$40 Billion Spend in Security-Related Protections by 2024
July 21, 2020
The anticipated growth and the establishment of Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) devices and applications in enterprise and consumer markets raise numerous questions about the potential...
Recent 5G Smartphone Teardowns Show that RF Front End Content and Complexity in 5G devices Has Created Quite a 5G Conundrum for Smartphone OEMs
July 20, 2020
Smartphone vendors must overcome a host of extremely complex challenges to meet the 5G demand explosion, notably with RFFE-related components