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Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) Market by Component, Application Global forecast to 2020 Now Available at iData Insights

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revolutionize the future wireless communication market by making optical transmission possible for both indoor as well as outdoor usage. The market for FSO is in the growth phase, while the market for VLC is currently in the introductory phase; both the markets are expected to grow further in the coming years. The FSO market is expected to grow from USD 116.7 Million in 2015 to USD 940.2 Million by 2020, at a CAGR of 51.8% during the forecast period. The VLC market is expected to grow from USD 327.8 Million in 2015 to USD 8,502.1 Million by 2020, at a CAGR of 91.8% between 2015 and 2020. Major players of FSO & VLC ecosystem were identified across region and their offerings, distribution channel, regional presence is understood through in-depth discussions. Also, Average revenue generated by these companies segmented by region were used to arrive at the overall communication test and measurement market size. This overall market size is used in the top-down procedure to estimate the sizes of other individual markets (FSO & VLC solutions) via percentage splits from secondary and primary research. The entire procedure includes the study of the annual and financial reports of the top market players and extensive interview of key insights from industry leaders, such as CEOs, VPs, directors and marketing executives.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 17)

1.1 Objectives of the Study

1.2 Free Space Optics Market Definition

1.3 Study Scope

1.3.1 Markets Covered

1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study

1.4 Currency

1.5 Limitations

1.6 Free Space Optics Market Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 21)

2.1 Research Data

2.1.1 FSO Market Secondary Data Key Data From Secondary Sources

2.1.2 FSO Market Primary Data Key Data From Primary Sources Key Industry Insights Breakdown of Primaries

2.2 Free Space Optics Market Size Estimation

2.2.1 FSO Market Bottom-Up Approach

2.2.2 FSO Market Top-Down Approach

2.3 Free Space Optics Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation

2.4 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 30)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 35)

4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities in the Global FSO & VLC Markets

4.2 Major Components of VLC System

4.3 FSO & VLC Markets, By Application

4.4 Regional Analysis of the FSO Market

4.5 VLC Market Life Cycle Analysis, By Region (2015)

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 39)

5.1 Introduction

5.2 History and Evolution of OWC

5.3 Free Space Optics Market

5.3.1 Introduction

5.3.2 Working

5.3.3 Market Segmentation By Application By Region

5.4 Free Space Optics Market Dynamics

5.4.1 Drivers Last Mile Connectivity No Licensing Required Alternative Solution To Overburdened Rf Technology for Outdoor Networking

5.4.2 Restraints Degradation of Signals Due To Environmental Interference

5.4.3 Opportunities Affordable Extension in Existing Fiber Network Increasing Number of Space Research Programs Replacement of Old Technologies With FSO Technology for Enterprise Connectivity

5.4.4 Challenges Reliability Issues Due To Fading of Signals During Propagation

5.5 VLC Market

5.5.1 Introduction

5.5.2 Working

5.5.3 Market Segmentation By Type By Application By Geography

5.5.4 Market Dynamics Drivers Faster and Safer Data Transfer Than Other Competing Technologies Rf Spectrum Bandwidth Crunch No Bandwidth Limitation and Less Energy Consumption Greener, Cleaner, and Safer Technology Restraints Dominance of Competing Technologies Short Range and Requirement of Direct Los Opportunities Global Acceptance By Electronic Device Manufacturers Commercialization of the Technology for Two-Way Communication Government Funding Challenges Lack of Technological Awareness

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 63)

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Value Chain Analysis

6.3 Porters Five Forces Analysis

6.3.1 Threat of New Entrants

6.3.2 Threat of Substitutes

6.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

6.3.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers

6.3.5 Competitive Rivalry

7 Free Space Optics Market (Page No. - 72)

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Free Space Optics Market, By Application

7.2.1 Mobile Backhaul

7.2.2 Enterprise Connectivity

7.2.3 Disaster Recovery

7.2.4 Defense

7.2.5 Satellite

7.2.6 Healthcare

7.2.7 Security

7.2.8 Engineering and Design

7.2.9 Others

7.3 FSO Market, By Geography

7.3.1 Americas

7.3.2 Europe

7.3.3 Asia-Pacific

7.3.4 Rest of the World

8 Visible Light Communication Market (Page No. - 98)

8.1 Introduction

8.2 VLC Market, By Component

8.2.1 Light-Emitting Diode Phosphorus Leds Red Green Blue Leds Resonant Cavity Leds Organic Leds Microlens Leds Near-Infrared Or Ultraviolet Leds

8.2.2 Photodetector Photodiode Image Sensor

8.2.3 Microcontroller Modulator and Demodulator Modulation Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) Pulse Position Modulation (PPM) Variable Pulse Position Modulation (VPPM) Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM) Color Shift Keying (CSK) Frequency Shift Keying (FSK) Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplex (OFDM) Spatial Modulation (SM) Demodulation Diode Detector: Synchronous Detector:

8.2.4 Software

8.3 VLC Market, By Application

8.3.1 Smart Store

8.3.2 Consumer Electronics Residential Commercial

8.3.3 Defense and Security

8.3.4 Vehicle and Transportation Vehicle-To-Vehicle Communication Location-Based Service Intelligent Transportation System Advanced Traffic Management System Advanced Traveler Information System Vehicle-To-Infrastructure Communications Advanced Public Transportation System

8.3.5 Aviation

8.3.6 Hospital Asset Tracking Patient Tracking Data Monitoring

8.3.7 Underwater Communication

8.3.8 Hazardous Environment

8.3.9 Others Street Lights Museums Digital Signage Hotels and Casinos Logistics

8.4 VLC Market, By Geography

8.4.1 Americas

8.4.2 Europe

8.4.3 Asia-Pacific

8.4.4 Rest of the World+

9 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 157)

9.1 Overview

9.2 Market Ranking Analysis

9.3 Competitive Scenario

9.3.1 New Product Launches

9.3.2 Acquisitions, Agreements, Collaborations, and Partnerships

10 Company Profiles (Page No. - 164)

(Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*

10.1 FSO Market Players

10.1.1 Lightpointe Communications, Inc.

10.1.2 FSOna Networks Corp.

10.1.3 Canon Inc.

10.1.4 Plaintree Systems Inc.

10.1.5 Wireless Excellence Limited

10.1.6 Aoptix Technologies, Inc.

10.1.7 Communication By Light Gmbh

10.1.8 PAV Data Systems Ltd.

10.1.9 Trimble Hungary Kft.

10.1.10 Optelix Wireless

10.2 VLC Market Players

10.2.1 Koninklijke Philips N.V.

10.2.2 General Electric Co.

10.2.3 Bytelight, Inc.

10.2.4 Qualcomm Inc.

10.2.5 Panasonic Corp.

10.2.6 Fujitsu Ltd.

10.2.7 Renesas Electronics Corp.

10.2.8 Lvx System

10.2.9 Oledcomm

10.2.10 Purelifi Ltd.

10.2.11 Lightbee Corp.

10.2.12 Outstanding Technology Corp.

10.2.13 Axrtek

10.2.14 Ibsentelecom Ltd.

10.2.15 Supreme Architecture Inc.

*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

11 Appendix (Page No. - 208)

11.1 Insights of Industry Experts

11.2 Discussion Guide

11.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence

11.4 Available Customizations

11.5 Related Reports

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