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Worldwide Smart Cities
OverviewRapid urbanisation, limited resources and the desire to remain competitive has resulted in Smart Cities becoming a global phenomenon. Juniper’s ground-breaking research provides unique insights into this market, examining city developments and analysis into the dynamics and key trends driving Smart City services.
This research suite comprises:
  • Market Trends & Competitive Landscape (PDF)
  • 5 Year Market Sizing & Forecast (PDF & Excel)
  • Executive Summary & Core Findings (PDF)

Key Features

  • Strengths, weaknesses and opportunities of the top 10 Smart Cities of the globe, analysed by:
    • Technology
    • Transport
    • Energy
    • Open Data
    • Economy
  • Multi-segment strategic assessment and breakdown, examining key Smart City verticals:
    • Smart Grid
    • Smart Traffic Management
    • Smart Parking
    • Smart Street Lighting
  • In-depth regional evaluation of market verticals’ trends, prospects and future outlook.
  • Benchmark industry forecasts for adoption, cost saving and software spend across all verticals.
  • Interviews with leading players across the value chain, including:
    • ABB
    • Cisco
    • Nokia Networks
    • Siemens
    • Sigfox
    • Silver Spring Networks
    • Streetline

Key Questions

  1. What are the key strengths and weaknesses of major Smart Cities?
  2. Which strategies should stakeholders look to apply when developing Smart City projects?
  3. What are the key trends shaping Smart City policy and service markets?
  4. What are the prospects for city smart energy, traffic services and lighting markets?
  5. What is the economic opportunity for smart city projects?

Companies Referenced

Interviewed: ABB, Nokia Networks, Siemens, SIGFOX, Silver Spring Networks, Streetline.
Profiled: ABB, Accenture, Cisco, Hitachi, IBM, Intel, Nokia Networks, Schneider Electric, Siemens, SIGFOX, Silver Spring Networks, Streetline.
Case Studied: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Chicago, Kansas City, London, New York, NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association), Nice, Oslo, Rio de Janeiro, San Francisco, Singapore, Stockholm, Streetline, Zürich.
Acuity Brand, Advanced Control Systems, AEREA, AGT International, Alcatel-Lucent, Alliander, Allianz Deustchland, Altice, Amtel, ANSI (American National Standards Institute), Arqiva, ASC (Amsterdam Smart City), ASIM, AT&T, Avrio, Bosch, BYD, Carnegie Mellon, Cellnex, Citi, Citrix Systems, Clearview Traffic, Cofely, Connode, Cyber Defense Institute, Daimler, Digi International, Dynamic Ratings, Echelon, EESL (Energy Efficiency Services Limited), Efacec, EMCALI, Engie M2M, Exceleron, Fastprk, FLIR, General Electric, Honeywell, Hortonworks, IDEO Caraïbes, Innovari, INRIX, IO Connect, IoT Denmark, IRD, Landis+Gyr, Libellium, Living PlanIT, Lockheed Martin, Memsic, Microsoft, Mindteck, Mitsubishi, Mizuho Bank, Narrownet, NASSCOM (National Association of Software and Services Companies), Nedaa, NEDO (New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation), NetTrotter, New York MTA (Metropolitan Transport Association), Nexant, NIST (National Institute for Standards and Technology), NTT DoCoMo, Oi, Omantel, Omnetric Group, On Semiconductor, OptiCom, Oracle, Orange, Osram, oXya, Pantascene, Pentaho, Philips, Q-Free, Reliance Energy, RMS, Samsung, SAP, Sensity, Sentient, SFR, Silicon Labs, Simple Cell, SK Telecom, Smart Parking, SmartGridCIS, Sprint, Tata, TDC Systems, Telefónica, Telit, Tele2, Tendril, Texas Instruments, TfL (Transport for London), Thinxtra, T‑Mobile, Trafficvision, Vägverket (Swedish Road Administration), Veolia, Viktoria Swedish ICT, VITI, VMWare, VT Networks, WND, Whirlpool, Zain KSA.

Data & Interactive Forecast

Juniper’s Smart Cities forecast suite includes:
  • Segment splits for:
    • Smart Grid
    • Smart Traffic Management
    • Smart Parking
    • Smart Street Lighting
  • Regional splits for 8 key regions, as well as country level data splits for:
    • Canada
    • China
    • Denmark
    • Germany
    • Japan
    • Norway
    • Portugal
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • South Korea
    • UK
    • US
  • Interactive Scenario Tool allowing users to manipulate Juniper’s data for 6 different metrics.
  • Access to the full set of forecast data of 55 tables and over 7,400 datapoints.
Juniper Research’s highly granular interactive excels enable clients to manipulate Juniper’s forecast data and charts to test their own assumptions using the Interactive Scenario Tool; and compare select markets side by side in customised charts and tables. IFxls greatly increase clients’ ability to both understand a particular market and to integrate their own views into the model.

Research Options

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Worldwide Smart Cities: Energy, Transport & Lighting 2016-2021

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Juniper Research’s Smart Cities research delivers a must-read assessment of the market landscape. Readers will learn how, and where smart city strategies are most effectively applied as well as gain an understanding of the key market forces driving the industry verticals within this segment.
The research suite includes:
  1. Executive Summary – Summary of key trends, competitive analysis and market forecasts, allied to a series of strategic recommendations for players across the value chain (PDF).
  2. Market Trends & Competitive Landscape - Strategic analysis of market dynamics, drivers and trends, together with a Smart City stakeholder capability assessment and matrix (PDF)
  3. Market Sizing & Forecasts – Regional and sector prospects analysis together with five year forecasts for key metrics, including adoption, service revenue and spend (PDF).
  4. Interactive Forecast Excel – highly granular dataset comprising more than 7,400 datapoints, allied to an Interactive Scenario Tool giving user the ability to manipulate Juniper’s data (Interactive XL).
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Research Details

Steffen Sorrell
8 Key Regions - includes North America, Latin America, West Europe, Central & East Europe, Far East & China, Indian Subcontinent, Rest of Asia Pacific and Africa & Middle East
Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, UK, USA

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