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Research and Markets: Global Markets for Smart Lighting Driver, Controller and Sensor Chips: Updated 2014 Report

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7t7fpf/markets_for_smart) has announced the addition of the "Global Markets for Smart Lighting Driver, Controller and Sensor Chips: Updated 2014 Report" report to their offering.

The objective of this report is to identify and quantify the opportunities for electronics in smart lighting systems over the next eight years. It is designed to become required reading for firms in the semiconductor industry that want to better understand the opportunities in smart lighting electronics. It is also intended to provides guidance to firms in the LED and smart lighting systems sectors who need to better understand where smart-lighting electronics trends will take their businesses.

With this in mind, the focus of the analysis in this report is on the newer kinds of smart lighting - meaning those that are specifically designed for energy efficiency, color tuning or VLC. We do not concern ourselves with the standard lighting management systems that have been around for years. These systems do consume chips, but almost exclusively commoditized electronics that does not represent an opportunity in any meaningful sense.

Instead, most of the focus of this report is on where we think such profits might be made. In the immediate future, this would seem to be in the form of chips that provide better control over the energy efficiency of lighting systems. This is to say that one focus of the report is on the high end of the LED driver business and we are specifically concerned with how this might change in the near term to better match lighting requirements for energy efficiency and to gradually pick up on emerging needs for color tuning.

Key Topics Covered:

Executive Summary

Chapter One: Introduction

Chapter Two: Smart Lighting Evolution and Chip Requirements

Chapter Three: Smart Lighting Electronics: Market Analysis and Eight-Year Forecast

About the Author

Companies Mentioned:

  • ARM
  • Broadcom
  • Freescale
  • Infineon
  • Intel
  • Marvell
  • Microchip Technology
  • NXP Semiconductor
  • STMicroelectronics
  • Texas Instruments

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7t7fpf/markets_for_smart

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