Smart Homes M2M Market By Applications (lighting control, energy management, climate control, safety and security, healthcare), Connectivity Technology (wired and wireless- short range and cellular) - Global Forecast to 2023

  • August, 2017
  • Domain: ICT - Verticals - Smart,smart technologies,smart technologies
Pages: 86
Tables: 57
Charts: 16
Regions/Countries: 4/11
Companies: 10
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Smart Homes M2M Market Overview

Smart homes integrate technology with our lifestyle to offer greater ease and comfort and provide enhanced benefits such as energy management and security. The latest home automation devices help to transform a house into a push button smart home that can be easily controlled with a tablet, computer, or a smartphone. Smart homes M2M deal with home automation facilities by connecting different kinds of machines and devices enabling remote monitoring and control. The technology imparts various benefits such as home care for elderly and disabled, energy efficiency, comfort, entertainment, safety and security.

Market Analysis

According to Infoholic Research, it is estimated that the Smart Homes M2M Market will witness a CAGR of 28.1% during the forecast period 2017–2023. The hypergrowth of technologies such as IoT, artificial intelligence (AI), RFID, wearables, and cloud computing are supporting the adoption of these technologies in homes. The integration of technology with home appliances is leveraging ways to save energy, time, and cost.

The high penetration of broadband network, growth in digital technology, adoption of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, proliferation of smartphones and tablets and demand for energy efficient solutions in homes are driving the Smart Homes M2M Market growth. However, high upfront cost, lack of standards, and interoperability are acting as barriers to the market growth.

Segmentation by Regions

The Smart Homes M2M Market has been segmented and analyzed by the following geographic regions – North America, Europe, APAC and the MEA region. Americas is the leading region for the Smart Homes M2M Market followed by Europe.

North America is the world’s most advanced smart home market with an installed base of 12.7 million smart homes at the end of 2015, which is expected to increase to around 46.2 million by the end of 2020. Nearly 70% of household in Western Europe use Wi-Fi to manage energy. However, the adoption of ZigBee is increasing with an expectation to surpass Wi-Fi by the end of 2022. It is estimated that by 2020, around 2.5 million Western European household will be equipped with a smart home controller. The APAC region is growing at a high pace due to cloud-based technology, smart city initiatives, and increased penetration of wearables, especially in India, China, and Japan. The scenario in MEA is changing and expanding the market due to increased spending on smart community projects and increased adoption of sensor technology.

Segmentation by Applications

The market has been segmented based on applications such as energy management & climate control system, healthcare system, home entertainment system, lighting control system, and security & access control system.

Segmentation by Connectivity Technologies

The Smart Homes M2M Market has been segmented by the following connectivity technologies- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Cellular Connectivity technologies.

Key Vendors

The key vendors offering solutions for smart homes include Google, Honeywell, Vodafone, Samsung, and Panasonic.

 Competitive Analysis

Competitive benchmarking is done for the leading vendors based on key metrics- financial health, business units, business strategy etc.


The study covers and analyzes the Smart Homes M2M Market. Bringing out the complete key insights of the industry, the report aims to provide an opportunity for players to understand the latest trends, current market scenario, government initiatives, and technologies related to the market. In addition, it helps the venture capitalist in understanding the companies better and take informed decisions.

The report provides an in-depth analysis and forecast about the industry covering the following key features:

  • The report not only highlights users’ conundrum (challenges and barriers to adopting smart homes M2M) but also brings in their perspective on the market

  • Covers the application segments: Lighting Control, Energy Management, Climate Control, Safety and Security, Healthcare, and Others

  • The market has been analyzed by considering the key regions – Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, and MEA

  • The smart homes M2M market is analyzed based on connectivity technology (wired and wireless), applications, and regions

  • The report analyzes the top 10 players in terms of market reach, business strategy, and business focus

  • Provides an in-depth analysis of the key business opportunities in each application and technology type

  • Stakeholders’ insights and key trends (current and future) of the market


Smart Homes M2M Market by Applications

  • Lightning control

  • Energy management

  • Climate control

  • Safety and security

  • Healthcare


Connectivity Technology

  • wired and wireless- short range

  • cellular


Smart Homes M2M Market by Regions

  • Americas

  • Europe

  • Asia Pacific

  • MEA



1    Industry Outlook 

1.1      Industry Overview

1.2      Industry Trends

1.3      PEST Analysis

2    Report Outline 

2.1      Report Scope

2.2      Report Summary

2.3      Research Methodology

2.4      Report Assumptions

3    Market Snapshot

3.1      Total Addressable Market

3.2      Segmented Addressable Market

3.3      Related Markets

3.3.1    AI in Homes

3.3.2    Smart Meters

4    Market Outlook 

4.1      Overview

4.1.1    Market Definition – Infoholic Research

4.2      Market Trends and Impact

4.3      Market Segmentation

4.4      Porter 5 (Five) Forces

5    Market Characteristics 

5.1      Evolution

5.2      Value Chain

5.3      Benefits and Challenges of Smart Homes M2M Market

5.4      Factors Influencing Smart Home Solutions Choice

5.5      Market Dynamics

5.5.1    Drivers   Enhanced global broadband connectivity   Increased investment in smart cities, IoT, and M2M communication system   Adoption of digital lifestyle   Need for safety and security arrangement

5.5.2    Restraints   High upfront cost   Lack of standards and interoperability   Low awareness

5.5.3    Opportunities   Opportunities for growth of wearable devices   Opportunities from developing economy   Opportunities for telecom providers

5.6      DRO – Impact Analysis

6    Applications 

6.1      Overview

6.2      Lighting Control

6.2.1    Market Size and Analysis

6.3      Energy Management

6.3.1    Market Size and Analysis

6.4      Climate Control

6.4.1    Market Size and Analysis

6.5      Safety and Security

6.5.1    Market Size and Analysis

6.6      Healthcare

6.6.1    Market Size and Analysis

6.7      Others

6.7.1    Market Size and Analysis

7    Connectivity Technology 

7.1      Overview

7.2      Wired Technologies

7.2.1    Ethernet

7.3      Wireless Technologies

7.3.1    Short Range   Wi-Fi   ZigBee   Bluetooth

7.3.2    Cellular Technologies   Third-generation (3G)   Fourth-generation(4G)/long term evolution (LTE)   Fifth-generation (5G)

8    Regions 

8.1      Overview

8.2      Americas

8.2.1    Market Size and Analysis

8.2.2    DRO for the Americas

8.2.3    US

8.2.4    Canada

8.2.5    Brazil

8.3      Europe

8.3.1    Market Size and Analysis

8.3.2    DRO for Europe

8.3.3    UK

8.3.4    France

8.3.5    Germany

8.4      Asia Pacific

8.4.1    Market Size and Analysis

8.4.2    DRO for APAC

8.4.3    India

8.4.4    China

8.4.5    Japan

8.5      Middle East & Africa

8.5.1    Market Size and Analysis

8.5.2    DRO for MEA

8.5.3    South Africa

8.5.4    GCC

9    Vendors Profile 

9.1      Cisco System

9.1.1    Overview

9.1.2    Business Units

9.1.3    Geographic Revenue

9.1.4    Business Focus

9.1.5    SWOT Analysis

9.1.6    Business Strategies

9.2      Google Inc.

9.2.1    Overview

9.2.2    Business Units

9.2.3    Geographic Revenue

9.2.4    Business Focus

9.2.5    SWOT Analysis

9.2.6    Business Strategies

9.3      General Electric

9.3.1    Overview

9.3.2    Business Units

9.3.3    Geographic Revenue

9.3.4    Business Focus

9.3.5    SWOT Analysis

9.3.6    Business Strategies

9.4      Panasonic

9.4.1    Overview

9.4.2    Business Units

9.4.3    Geographic Revenue

9.4.4    Business Focus

9.4.5    SWOT Analysis

9.4.6    Business Strategies

9.5      Honeywell International Inc.

9.5.1    Overview

9.5.2    Business Units

9.5.3    Geographic Revenue

9.5.4    Business Focus

9.5.5    SWOT Analysis

9.5.6    Business Strategies

10  Global Generalist

10.1    Microsoft Corp.

10.1.1  Overview

10.1.2  Microsoft Market

10.1.3  Microsoft in Smart Homes M2M Market

10.2    IBM Corp.

10.2.1  Overview

10.2.2  IBM Corp. Market

10.2.3  IBM in Smart Homes M2M Market

10.3    ABB Ltd.

10.3.1  Overview

10.3.2  ABB Market

10.3.3  ABB Ltd. in Smart Homes M2M Market

10.4    SAP SE

10.4.1  Overview

10.4.2  SAP SE Market

10.4.3  SAP SE in Smart Homes M2M Market

10.5    Apple

10.5.1  Overview

10.5.2  Apple Market

10.5.3  Apple in Smart Homes M2M Market


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Research Framework

Infoholic research works on a holistic 360° approach in order to deliver high quality, validated and reliable information in our market reports. The Market estimation and forecasting involves following steps:

  • Data Collation (Primary & Secondary)
  • In-house Estimation (Based on proprietary data bases and Models)
  • Market Triangulation
  • Forecasting

Market related information is congregated from both primary and secondary sources.

Primary sources

involved participants from all global stakeholders such as Solution providers, service providers, Industry associations, thought leaders etc. across levels such as CXOs, VPs and managers. Plus, our in-house industry experts having decades of industry experience contribute their consulting and advisory services.

Secondary sources

include public sources such as regulatory frameworks, government IT spending, government demographic indicators, industry association statistics, and company publications along with paid sources such as Factiva, OneSource, Bloomberg among others.

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