Smart Cities

Smart Cities: Leading Platforms, Segment Analysis & Forecasts 2019-2023

Juniper Research’s latest Smart Cities research takes a deep dive into the evolving platform landscape across the market; highlighting multiple vendors’ and cities’ strategies aligned with a series of recommendations and opportunities for stakeholders.

Juniper Research’s must-read Smart Cities report provides unique insights into this market; providing in-depth analysis of key smart city segment market forces and future outlook for the market.

The analysis covers key industry service segments, including:
  • Smart Grid
  • Smart Urban Mobility
  • Smart Traffic Management
  • Smart Parking
  • Smart Street Lighting
  • Smart Health
This research suite includes:
  • Deep Dive Strategy & Competition (PDF)
  • 5-Year Deep Dive Data & Forecasting (PDF & Excel)
  • Executive Summary & Core Findings (PDF)
  • 12 months' access to harvest online data platform


Key Features

  • Sector Dynamics: Multi-segment strategic assessment and breakdown; examining key Smart City platform strategies, business model innovation and future outlook:
    • Smart Grid
    • Smart Street Lighting
    • Smart Urban Mobility
    • Smart Traffic Management
    • Smart Parking
    • Smart Health
  • Procurement Analysis: Evaluation of Smart City business models, in relation to:
    • P3 (Public-Private-Partnership) analysis
    • Investment recovery models
  • Interviews with leading players, including: 
    • Dimonoff
    • EnergyHub
    • IoT Living Lab
    • Nokia
    • Passport
    • Ruckus Networks
    • Trafi
  • Juniper Research Leaderboard: Key player capability and capacity assessment for 15 Smart City platform vendors:
    • AT&T
    • Bosch
    • Cisco
    • Ericsson
    • GE
    • Hitachi
    • Huawei
    • IBM
    • Intel
    • Itron
    • Nokia
    • Oracle
    • Schneider Electric
    • Siemens
    • Verizon
  • Benchmark industry forecasts: market segment forecasts for key Smart City verticals, including:
    • Software Spend
    • Hardware Spend
    • Energy Saving
    • Emissions Saving
    • Cost Saving

Key Questions

  1. Who are the leading Smart City platform vendors, and how do they differentiate strategically?
  2. Which strategies should cities 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, transport services and lighting markets?
  5. What is the economic opportunity for smart city projects?

Companies Referenced

Interviewed: Dimonoff, EnergyHub, IoT Living Lab, Nokia, Passport, Ridecell, Ruckus Networks, Trafi.
Profiled: AT&T, Bosch, Cisco, Ericsson, GE, Hitachi, Huawei, IBM, Intel, Itron, Nokia, Oracle, Schneider Electric, Siemens, Verizon.
Case Studied: CityBridge Consortium, Con Edison, Didi Chuxing, Dimonoff, EnergyHub, Huawei, IoT Living Lab, Neusoft, Passport, Ruckus Networks, Surtrac, Trafi.
Mentioned: ABB, Accenture, Acuity Brands, Advanced Control Systems, AGT International, Alcatel‑Lucent, Alibaba, Alphabet, Alstom SA, Amazon, Apple, Argonne National, Arris, AutoGrid, Avrio, Bell Canada, Bharti Infratel, Bidgely, BlaBlaCar, Black & Veatch, Boeing, Bouygues Telecom, Broadcom, Burbank, BVG (Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe), Capgemini, Chicago Innovation Exchange, China Communications Standards Association, Choice! Energy Management, Citi Bike, CITIXL (City Innovation Exchange Lab), Citrix Systems, Citybeacon, CivicSmart, Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, Comark, Connode, Control Group, Cyber Defense Institute, Cyber Security Association of China, Deloitte. Deutsche Telekom, Downer, Dynamic Ratings, EnergyHub, Esri, Estuate, FIDO Alliance, Ford, Freescale Semiconductor, Frost Data Capital, G+D, Genetec, GlobalLogic, Google, Görlitz, Grab, HKSTP (Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation), Honda, Honeywell, i2O Water, Infosys, INRIX, IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation), JDA, KPMG, Landis+Gyr, Living PlanIT, London Health Commission, Lyft, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Master Meter, Meridium, Microsoft, Mizuho Bank, Monaco Telecom, Moniteye, NACTO, National Science Foundation, NEC, Nedaa, NEDO (New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation), NHS (National Health Service), NTT DoCoMo, NXP, Oi Brasil, Ola, OPower, OSIsoft, oXya, Pantascene, Parkeon, Paytm, Philips, Plug and Play, PVT, Qualcomm, Reliance Energy, Renault, Reuters, Rongwen, Samsung, SAP, SAS, SELC, Sensity Systems, Sentient, Shotspotter SST, Silver Spring Networks, SmartGridCIS, SoftBank, Software AG, Songas, Southern Company, Sprint, Streetline, Synchronoss, Tapp, Tata, Tech Mahindra, Telit, Telstra, Tencent, Tendril, TfL (Transport for London), Titan, Trainline, Ubicquia, urbancontrol, Veolia, VMWare, Vodafone, Waymo, Weiqiao Pioneering Group, Wheaton Franciscan, WHO, Wind River, Wipro, World Wide Web Consortium, Zain, Zaphod.

Data & Interactive Forecast

Juniper Research’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 77 tables and over 10,300 datapoints.
Juniper Research’s highly granular interactive Excels enable clients to manipulate Juniper Research’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.

Smart Cities Full Research Suite


Full Research Suite

Smart Cities full research suite comprises:

  • Smart Cities Executive Summary PDF Report
  • Smart Cities Deep Dive Strategy & Competition PDF Report
  • Smart Cities Deep Dive Data & Forecasting PDF Report
  • Smart Cities Interactive Forecast Excel Data
  • 12 months' access to Smart Cities data updates in harvest - find out more


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Research Details

Juniper Research
Steffen Sorrell
Key Vertical Markets
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, South Korea, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, UK, USA