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Global Smart City ICT Infrastructure Market to grow at a CAGR of 17.12% during 2016-2020

Press Release   •   Jan 03, 2017 05:08 EST

About Smart City ICT Infrastructure

The rapid growth in urban population is increasing the demand for basic amenities that include transportation, healthcare, residents' safety, and education. The traditional operations in cities were ineffective and allowed only one-way distribution system for energy and water. However, with the advances in digital technology, the two-way communication became possible, and machine-to-machine (M2M) technology evolved further to provide smart grid, smart water management systems, smart transport system, and smart building system. All of these verticals form the smart city; and the development of smart cities is needed.

The smart city concept is a framework to support the vision of various governments, IT players, network providers, product providers, and managed service providers.

Technavios analysts forecast the global smart city ICT infrastructure market to grow at a CAGR of 17.12% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global smart city ICT infrastructure market for the period 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the ICT infrastructure deployed on the following:

Smart grid

Smart home and building

Smart water network

Smart healthcare

Smart education

Smart security

Smart transport

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:




Technavio's report, Global Smart City ICT Infrastructure Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

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Key vendors



China Mobile






NTT Communications



Verizon Communications


Other prominent vendors



Deutsche Telekom




Schneider Electric



Market driver

Rapid urbanization

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Market challenge

High costs

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Market trend

Evolution of IoT

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Key questions answered in this report

What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?

What are the key market trends?

What is driving this market?

What are the challenges to market growth?

Who are the key vendors in this market space?

What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?

What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?