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Field Mobility News Weekly – Week of August 31, 2014

The Field Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to field mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.

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Trimble announced recently it has been ranked as the number one telematics service provider in ABI Research’s 2014 Commercial Telematics Competitive Assessment, for a second consecutive year. Read Original Content

The study, “Analysis of the Global RFID in Manufacturing Market,” finds the market earned revenues of $1.29 billion in 2013 and estimates this will nearly quadruple to $4.99 billion in 2020. The study covers passive, active and battery-assisted passive RFID. Read Original Content

Analysts at ReportStack forecast the global RFID smart cabinet market to grow at a CAGR of 11.8 percent over the period 2013-2018. Read Original Content

The cost and time to mobilize enterprise applications can actually meet or exceed the original cost and time to implement those systems. In their new report, “StarMobile Transforms Enterprise Apps into Mobile Apps”, 451 Research details the advantages of StarMobile’s app development tool and how it can drastically reduce the cost and time to mobilize enterprise applications. Download report here:

According to C.J. Driscoll and Associates, China has the fastest growing fleet market in the world and also one of the fastest growing commercial telematics markets. Today, over five million GPS fleet tracking and Beidou tracking devices are used to monitor fleet vehicles, heavy equipment, and other assets. Read Original Content

Analysts at Reportsnreports forecast the LBS market in North America is expected to grow at a CAGR of 27.05 percent over the period 2013-2018. Read Original Content
The smart grid as a service market will exceed $11.2 billion by 2023, a new report from Navigant Research forecasts, signaling the growing importance of communications technology in the utility sector. Read Original Content

New reports show the global commercial vehicle telematics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 16.57 percent over the period 2013-2018. Read Original Content

According to Research and Markets, the Global AMI market is expected to grow from $9,319.0 million in 2014 to $20,029.0 million in 2019. This represents a compound annual growth rate of 16.5 percent from 2014 to 2019. Read Original Content

TechNavio's analysts forecast the GIS market in the military sector is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.91 percent over the period 2013-2018. Read Original Content

According to Research and Markets the LBS Market in India will grow at a CAGR of 52.79 percent over the period 2014-2018. Read Original Content

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Kevin Benedict is the Senior Analyst for Digital Transformation at Cognizant, a writer, speaker and SAP Mentor Alumnus. Follow him on Twitter @krbenedict. He is a popular speaker around the world on the topic of digital transformation and enterprise mobility. He maintains a busy schedule researching, writing and speaking at events in North America, Asia and Europe. He has over 25 years of experience working in the enterprise IT solutions industry.

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