Frost.com - Test and Measurement Research http://www.frost.com/c/10473/home.do - Test and Measurement Research Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:43:14 Global Electronic Test Equipment Market in Aerospace & Defense, Forecast to 2024 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=K28D-01-00-00-00 This research service provides a detailed analysis of the current and evolving opportunities in the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry for the electronic test equipment market. The global electronic test equipment market for A&D will undergo a significant transformation over the next 5 to 8 years with the advent of new technologies changing customer requirements. Leading A&D vendors are working toward higher frequencies, greater bandwidth availability, and multi-channel solutions and adding functionality to their existing systems. The adoption of new technologies such as IIoT or Industry 4.0 and changing customer requirements will lead to the adoption of new business models by test and measurement vendors. This assessment includes forecasts, an overview of the competitive structure, competitors market share, market trends, and product analysis. Market drivers and restraints have been assessed for their impact throughout the forecast period. This research service identifies key opportunities for growth while detailing key challenges and possible threats. The forecast period is from 2018 to 2024, with 2017 as the base year.--BEGIN PROMO--

Research Scope

The electronic test equipment (ETE) market has been analyzed based on product categories used in test and measurement applications across the A&D industry. The product categories include:

  • General Purpose Test
  • Avionics Automated Test
  • Data Acquisition Test
  • Electrical Test
  • Environmental Test

The current market size for 2017 is provided for each segment and is forecasted till 2024. The study highlights industry challenges and growth drivers and restraints from 2018 to 2024 as well as analyzes the market from a geographic perspective. The regions covered in the study include:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of World - includes Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa

Key Issues Addressed

  • Is the market growing? How long will it continue to grow and at what rate?
  • Which of the electronic test equipment product market segments is presenting major growth opportunities?
  • What are the latest key technological trends present in the global electronic test equipment market i for aerospace and defense industry? What impact do these trends have on the industry?
  • What are the critical business model transformations which T&M providers can expect in the future and when should they strategically initiate these shifts?
  • Are the products/services offered today meeting customer needs, or is there additional development needed?
  • Which regions are expected to provide the highest growth potential for the future? Can North America sustain its position as a key revenue contributor in the face of rising global competition?
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100
Global Condition Monitoring Services Market, Forecast to 2025 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=K25F-01-00-00-00 The condition monitoring services market will undergo a significant transformation over the next 5-8 years with the advent of new technologies changing customer requirements in connectivity and analytics, and with evolving business models featuring among other services specifications. From $1.92 billion in 2017, the market revenues are expected to reach $4.8 billion by 2025 at a CAGR of 12.3%, although the revenue trajectory varies among different service segments. Improved customer appreciation of the benefits of condition monitoring, wider leverage of standards and certification, reduced condition monitoring equipment prices, and the demand for analytics will underpin growth. Customers are looking to derive actionable insights from their condition monitoring data and require assistance with integrating disparate data and leveraging analytics. The global condition monitoring equipment market is going through an evolutionary phase. Advancements in connectivity solutions, data processing, analytics, and cloud computing underline the need for integrated service providers. This need is expected to give rise to opportunities for market convergence, as companies that are experienced in areas such as analytics or condition monitoring software may impact the competitive dynamics in this market. Recovery in oil and gas prices and other key technology changes have pushed service vendors to rethink and reinvent. Despite these challenges, pockets of opportunities across the industry and increased awareness among end users about condition monitoring have helped the market surge ahead. This report identifies key opportunities for growth while detailing key challenges and possible threats. The base year for this study is 2017 and the forecast period is from 2018 to 2025.--BEGIN PROMO--

Research Scope

This research study focuses on key product-related service categories used in condition monitoring applications across different industries. The product categories include:

  • Vibration condition monitoring services
  • Thermography services
  • Lubricating oil analysis services
  • Other services —includes Ultrasound emission services and Motor Current Signature Analysis (MCSA) services

The market size for 2017 is provided for each segment and forecasts are made until 2025. Forecasts by end-user markets are also provided for each product category along with key end-user verticals, including:

  • Oil & Gas
  • Power Generation
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Automotive & Transportation
  • Marine
  • Mining & Metal
  • Process Industry
  • Others—includes commercial R&D, education, laboratories, plumbing, environment, Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), and waste water treatment plants

The study highlights industry challenges and growth drivers and restraints from 2017 to 2025 as well as analyzes the market from a geographic perspective. The regions covered in the study include:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Rest of World - Includes Latin America, Middle East, and Africa

The scope of this research study also focuses on different application segments for condition monitoring services, including:

  • Initial Services
  • Maintenance Services
  • IoT Enabled Services

Key Issues Addressed

  • Is the condition monitoring services market growing, how long will it continue to grow and at what rate?
  • What are the key growth drivers and restraints for the market? Are there any potential future challenges that could restrict growth for this market?
  • Who are the leading participants and their market share? How has the oil price crisis impacted the condition monitoring services market and how does the future look? What are the competitive strategies adopted by service providers to increase their market presence?
  • Which regions are expected to provide the highest growth potential for the future? Can North America sustain its position as a key revenue contributor in the face of rising global competition?
  • What are the impacts of convergence technologies such as Big Data and connectivity? How do these influence innovative business models?
  • Which applications and industries will drive demand for condition monitoring equipment? Will the traditional end-user segments continue to be the largest revenue generators?
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100
Analysis of European Dimensional Metrology Equipment Market, Forecast to 2022 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=ME00-01-00-00-00 Traditionally, dimensional metrology was viewed as just another measurement inspection activity in manufacturing. However, with advances in technology and with the evolution of smart factory, the past decade has seen a drastic revolution in dimensional metrology equipment. Different categories within the dimensional metrology equipment market are Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMM), Optical Digitizers & Scanners (ODS), Vision Measuring Machines (VMM), Form Measuring Machines (FMM), Measurement Gages (MG) and Calipers & Micrometres (C&M). End users in this competitive market demand advanced metrology services in order to minimize errors and improve product quality and lifecycle. Hence, dimensional measuring techniques are becoming more sophisticated. Additionally, manufacturers in the end-user industries such as automotive and aerospace demand stringent quality inspections and have incorporated dimensional metrology equipment as a key enabler for improved productivity. This research aims to identify the various drivers and restraints impacting the European Dimensional Metrology Market. The report also provides information on key end users like automotive, aerospace, heavy machinery, and metal fabrication, and discusses opportunities for metrology equipment in these industries. Growing interest in industrial Internet of things (IIoT) and superior quality inspections are driving the adoption of dimensional metrology devices across industries. This study also discusses the Mega Trends that highlights the impact of selected criteria on the market over a long term. Growth opportunities and actions to capitalize on them have also been included in the study. Companies such as Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, Carl Zeiss and Mitutoyo Corporation dominate the European market for dimensional metrology. Their strong position in the market is attributed to diverse product portfolios, robust distribution network, and diverse application coverage. CMM and C&M are the traditional metrology equipment. CMMs are being adopted across all stages of production including design, testing, and development and reverse engineering. C&M, on the other hand, is a mature market with the equipment being one of the standard methods for precision measurement. Other metrology equipment such as bridge-type CMMs and FMM are expected to grow moderately over the forecast period. In addition to these systems, portable equipment, optical scanners, articulate arm and inline metrology systems are expected to gain tremendous momentum in the near future.--BEGIN PROMO--

Key Issues Addressed

  • Is the European Dimensional Metrology market growing, how long will it continue to grow, and at what rate?
  • Who are the top competitors in the European market? Are the existing competitors structured correctly to meet customer needs?
  • What are the key trends and how do they impact the European market?
  • How will the structure of the market change with time?
  • What are the key growth opportunities for the market participants and how can they be addressed?
  • Which end-user industries offer high growth potential?
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100
RTLS solution strengthens industrial safety in complex and challenging conditions http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-market-insight.do?id=298636734 Fri, 6 Jul 2018 05:58:57 +0100 RFID has the power to streamline Manufacturing 4.0 with complete visibility and control http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-market-insight.do?id=298636721 Fri, 6 Jul 2018 05:55:30 +0100 RFID and RTLS solution providers are finding interest in blockchain to develop a more robust tracking and tracing technology that also offers high accountability http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-market-insight.do?id=298636712 Fri, 6 Jul 2018 05:51:45 +0100 European Analytical Instrumentation Market, Forecast to 2024 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=ME06-01-00-00-00 European analytical instrumentation factbook is segmented by regions including Germany, France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Benelux (Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg), Russia, Scandinavia (Sweden, Norway, Denmark), Iberia (Spain, Portugal), Rest of Eastern & Western Europe, Rest of Europe. It includes end users including Pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and life sciences, Government and academic research institutions and laboratories, Environmental safety, and agricultural research testing laboratories, Chemicals and petrochemicals, Food & Beverage, Oil and Gas, Water and Wastewater, Metals and Mining, and Others (including end users such as, defense, homeland security, power generation, iron & steel, pulp & paper, electronics, and semiconductors). Technology coverage includes Chromatography: 1. Gas Chromatographs (Laboratory & Process) 2. Liquid Chromatographs (Laboratory) 3. Ion Chromatographs (Laboratory) Spectrometer: o I. Molecular Analysis Spectroscopy: 1. Infrared Spectrometer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 2. Ultraviolet-Visible Spectrometer (Laboratory & Process) 3. Raman Spectrometer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 4. Tunable Diode Laser Spectroscopy (TDLS) Analyzer o II. Elemental Analysis Spectroscopy: 1. Atomic Absorption Spectrometer 2. Atomic Emission Spectrometer 3. Inductively Coupled Plasma Spectrometer o III. Mass Spectrometry: 1. Single Quadrupole LC-MS 2. Tandem LC-MS 3. GC-MS 4. TOF LC-MS 5. MALDI-TOF MS 6. ICP-MS 7. Portable MS Analytical Microscopes: 1. Optical Microscopes 2. Electron Microscopes 3. Scanning Probe Microscopes Gas Analyzers: 1. Zirconia Analyzer 2. NDIR Analyzer 3. Paramagnetic Analyzer 4. Electrochemical Analyzer 5. Flame Ionization Detector 6. Thermal Conductivity Analyzer 7. Chemiluminiscence Analyzer 8. Trace Oxygen Analyzer Liquid Analyzers: 1. Conductivity Analyzer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 2. TOC (Total Organic Carbon) Analyzer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 3. pH/ORP (pH/Dissolved Oxygen Analyzer ) (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 4. Turbidity Analyzer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 5. Dissolved Oxygen Analyzer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) 6. Chlorine Analyzer (Laboratory, Process & Portable) Analytical X-ray Instrumentation: 1. X-ray Diffractometer (XRD - Laboratory & Portable) 2. Energy Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence (ED XRF) 3. Wavelength Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence (WD XRF) 4. X-ray Fluorescence (XRF - Portable) Stable growth of different analytical instrumentation is expected in pharmaceutical sector of large countries such as Germany, United Kingdom. Biopharmaceutical sector will strongly emerge in countries such as Russia and Turkey primarily driven by biosimilar production. Different analytical techniques such as chromatographs, molecular analysis spectrometers, mass spectrometer and others will be impacted by pharmaceutical, biotechnology and life sciences sector. Stable growth of petrochemical and oil & gas sectors in developed European countries will drive process analyzers such as process gas chromatographs, gas analyzers, spectrometers and more. Many European countries including Italy are leading exporters of its conservative foods and hence there is a high demand for spectrometers for quality control and monitoring applications in food sector. Other end users such as metals & minerals, water & wastewater will also drive different analytical instrument products. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 05:18:26 +0100 Global Dimensional Metrology Market in Aerospace and Defense, Forecast to 2024 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=K2B3-01-00-00-00 This research service provides a detailed analysis of the current and evolving opportunities in the aerospace & defense (A&D) industry for the dimensional metrology market. The global dimensional metrology equipment market for A&D industry has evolved tremendously over the last decade with the advancement in manufacturing capabilities and will undergo significant transformation over the next decade with the advent of new technologies changing customer requirements. The highest market growth for dimensional metrology equipment is associated with the rising demand from the end user to minimize errors in the manufacturing life cycle of a product and improve the product quality to stay competitive. The adoption of new technologies like IIoT or Industry 4.0 and changing customer requirements will lead to adoption of new business models by leading dimensional metrology vendors. This assessment includes forecasts, an overview of the competitive structure, competitors market share, market trends, and product analysis. Market drivers and restraints have been assessed for their impact throughout the forecast period. This report identifies key opportunities for growth while detailing key challenges and possible threats. The forecast period is from 2018 to 2024, with 2017 as the base year. The product categories include: Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMM) Optical Digitizers & Scanners (ODS) Vision Measuring Machines (VMM) Form Measuring Machines (FMM) Measurement Gages (MG) Calipers & Micrometers (C&M) The current market size for 2017 is provided for each segment and forecast till 2024. The study highlights industry challenges and growth drivers and restraints from 2018 to 2024 as well as analyzes the market from a geographic perspective. The regions covered in the study include: North America Europe Asia-Pacific Rest of World - includes Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa--BEGIN PROMO--

Key Issues Addressed

  • Is the market growing, how long will it continue to grow and at what rate?
  • Which of the dimensional metrology market segments is presenting major growth opportunities?
  • What are the latest key technological trends present in the global dimensional metrology market in the aerospace and defense industry? What impact do these trends have on the industry?
  • How will the structure of the market change with time?
  • Are the products/services offered today meeting customer needs, or is there additional development needed?
  • Are the vendors in the space ready to be positioned to address the market opportunities alone, or do they need partnerships to take their business to the next level?

 

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100
$71.5 billion Worth of Opportunities for Electronic Test and Measurement http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-market-insight.do?id=298615737 Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:30:10 +0100 Global Gigabit Ethernet Test Equipment Market, Forecast to 2022 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=K1BA-01-00-00-00 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) test equipment enables service providers, data centers, and enterprises to achieve high network performance by testing and solving network connectivity problems. Ethernet is used for both local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) connectivity, helping in simplifying network management by lowering operational expenses for Ethernet infrastructure. Ethernet test equipment is most often used to verify signal and link integrity of networks at all speeds. The trend that has gained traction is the introduction of new technologies like 5G, Internet of Things, cloud computing, which require robust network connections for their successful implementation. T&M vendors must invest more in R&D activities and develop test equipment better aligned with customer demand. Owing to high competition in the market, price, time to market, portability and performance of the test equipment are the key competitive factors in the global GbE T&M market.--BEGIN PROMO--

Research Scope

Study Period: 2015–2022; Base Year: 2017; Forecast Period: 2018–2022

Segmentation by Region:

  • North America (NA)
  • Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA)
  • Asia-Pacific (APAC)
  • Rest Of World (ROW)

Segmentation by End-user Industry:

  • 1 GbE
  • 10 GbE
  • 25/50 GbE
  • 40/100 GbE

Segmentation by Distribution Channel:

  • Direct Sales
  • System integrator
  • Value- added resellers
  • Approved partners

Key vendors:

  • Spirent Communications
  • Ixia, a Keysight business
  • Viavi Solutions
  • EXFO
  • Anritsu

Company Information:
Detailed analysis and profiling of key market players

Research Highlights

Frost & Sullivan forecasts the Global Ethernet Test Equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 6.2% over the period of 2017-2022. This research identifies the strategic opportunities for the Global Gigabit Ethernet test equipment manufacturers across the world to overcome the challenges of limited bandwidth, economic turmoil, price pressures etc. and develop need-focused Ethernet test devices. This assessment also includes forecasts, an overview of the competitive structure, competitors’ market share, various geographies and market trends. Market drivers and restraints have been assessed for their impact throughout the forecast period. This report identifies key opportunities for growth while detailing key challenges and possible threats.

Key Issues Addressed

  • Is the GbE test equipment market growing? How long will it continue to grow, and at what rate?
  • What does the future hold for the high-speed Ethernet test equipment market?
  • How will the structure of the market change with time? Is the market ripe for acquisitions?
  • What are the technology trends and testing requirements in the global GbE test equipment market?
  • Who are the existing competitors in the market, and how have they structured themselves to remain competitive?
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100
Global Computed Tomography (CT) in Dimensional Metrology Market, Forecast to 2022 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=K25C-01-00-00-00 The impact of the convergence of industrial automation and ICT has been tremendous in recent times. Benefits of this convergence can be seen even in markets such as computed tomography (CT). Several technological advancements, such as 3D printing, are helping manufacturers create complex products like never before. These products are so complex and intricate that it is no longer possible to inspect these objects using traditional inspection mechanisms, such as coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) or optical measurement systems. This has led to the emergence of CT as the single most effective technology that can handle the growing complexities of product designs and composition. CT is still in a nascent stage of development, yet its potential is tremendous.--BEGIN PROMO--

Key Features

The objective of this research service is to provide a detailed account of industrial CT systems and their application in manufacturing to understand the competitive landscape. This research service will also look into the different types of CT systems, such as nano-focus, micro-focus, macro-focus, mini-focus, and linear accelerators (LINACs), analyzing the technical specifications and the key participants in each of these segments. The study also aims at throwing light on what the market participants are doing in this space, supported by how the market is likely to transform the manufacturing arena. This could be extremely helpful to the participants in the market who are looking at understanding what their competitors are doing. It can also serve as a major point of reference for all other participants, who are not aware of the immense benefits of CT or are on the verge of making a move in the market.

Key Issues Addressed

  • What is the need for CT equipment to be adopted as a metrology solution? Where are some of the challenges and what are the factors that will drive the adoption of CT systems?
  • Are existing competitors structured well to meet customer needs? What are the products in the market? What are some of the potential opportunities?
  • What is the kind of software that is being used for CT analysis? Who are the key participants and what do they bring to the market?
  • What is the total market size and what are the growth opportunities for the global CT dimensional metrology market? What will be the effect of CT on the growth of the CMM market?
  • What is the accuracy domain for the different types of CT systems available in the market—nano-focus, micro-focus, mini-focus, macro-focus, and LINACs? What are their market shares and average costs and who are the key participants in each of these segments?
  • Which is the vertical market industry that shows major growth opportunities? How is metrology perceived in sub-verticals within industries such as automotive and aerospace?
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100