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Field Mobility News Weekly – Week of August 17, 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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TechNavio's analysts forecast the global GIS market in the utility industry will grow at a compound annual growth rate of 9.27 percent over the period 2013-2018. Read Original Content

A new report from Juniper Research forecasts that the mobile context and location services market will reach $43.3 billion in revenue by 2019, rising from an estimated $12.2 billion in 2014. Read Original Content

The report from online market research firm ReportsnReports suggests the global NFC industry will grow at 8.83 percent combined annual growth rate, with the total market expected to reach US $16.25 billion by 2022. 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: http://starmobileinc.com/report-451research-starmobile-transforms-mobile-apps-into-enterprise-apps/

ABI Research predicts health, commercial/enterprise, wearables and iBeacons will bring new life to the GPS tracking device market to reach more than $3.5 billion in 2019. Read Original Content

The global market for gas sensors is expected to reach US $2,512.4 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Read Original Content
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research the global smart grid market was valued at US $37.7 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach US $118.1 billion in 2019, growing at a combined annual growth rate of 18.2 percent from 2013 to 2019. Read Original Content

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan finds the ANZ RFID market earned revenues of $33 million in 2013 and estimates this to reach $72.1 million in 2018 at a compound annual growth rate of 16.9 percent. Read Original Content

Connected car service providers are poised to almost triple their revenues to earn close to $17 billion by 2018, as players like GM, BMW, Tesla and others ramp smart apps. Read Original Content

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Kevin Benedict is an opinionated Senior Analyst at Cognizant's Center for the Future of Work, SAP Mentor Alumnus, speaker, writer, and mobile and digital strategies expert. He is a popular keynote speaker, and in the past three years he has shared his insights into mobile and digital strategies with companies in 17 different countries. He has over 30 years of experience working with enterprise applications, and he is a veteran mobile industry executive. He wrote the Forward to SAP Press' bestselling book on enterprise mobility titled Mobilizing Your Enterprise with SAP, and he has written over 3,000 articles.

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