Friday, October 31, 2014

Global Hydropower Plant Construction Market - Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Research, Report and Forecast, 2014-2018

About Hydropower Construction

Hydropower is one of the most efficient source of renewable energy, where power is derived from the energy of flowing water moving from higher to lower elevation. The kinetic energy of the flowing water helps in generating electricity. Dams and reservoirs are constructed for storing water. The water from the reservoir is then released to run the turbine, which in turn activates the generator to produce electricity. 


TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Hydropower Construction Market to grow at a CAGR of 2.17 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report
This report presents the Global Hydro Power Plant Construction market scenario and its growth prospects. The market size has been calculated based on the cost generated by the construction of the hydro power plant. To calculate the market size the report does not consider the revenue generated from the maintenance and service of hydropower plants. Moreover, the report also presents the statistics of electricity generation through renewable energy.

TechNavio's report, the Global Hydro Power Plant Construction Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Hydro Power Plant Construction market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions
• Americas
• APAC
• EMEA

Key Vendors
• Alstom
• BC Hydro
• RusHydro
• StatKraft

Other Prominent Vendors
• China Yangtze Power
• Eletrobras
• Hydro-Qu├ębec

Market Driver
• Increase in Electricity Demand
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge
• Administration and Regulatory Barriers
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trend
• Increase in Investment in Hydro Power Project
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key Questions Answered in this Report
• What will the market size be in 2018 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?


Monday, October 27, 2014

Global Pico Projectors Market to See 28.88% CAGR Globally by 2018

Big Market Research adds a report titled “Global Pico Projectors Market 2014-2018.” The report states that the global pico projectors market is expected to register a CAGR of 28.88% during the forecast period i.e. 2013-2018.

Projectors are well known optical devices that help in projecting images on a screen or any given surface. A projection screen is widely used to project the various types of images. The early projectors are known for their big sizes and heavy weight. The traditional projectors such as overhead projectors and slide projector were used mainly for slide or image projections. These projector were than replaced by the video projectors which were used to display videos on the projection screen. Lately, the projectors used computers as a source to display images or videos. 


Pico projectors are the new invention in the projection technology. They are also known as handheld projectors. The invention and exponential growth rate of portable devices such as cameras and mobile phones have led various market players’ from different business backgrounds to adapt the technology in the best possible way.  The new technology i.e. pico projectors come in-built with the portable devices. The new projectors are portable and light-weighted, which enable the users to carry it along with them easily. 

As per the report, there has been a substantial decrease in the selling price of the pico projectors, which is considered as the major driving factor of the market. Pico projectors provide low brightness while projecting images, which is the major challenge for the global market to overcome.  The global market have seen an upsurge in the use of laser light sources in many field. Therefore, the use of laser light sources in the pico projectors is one of the major factor expected to fuel the growth of the market.

The report provides the market investors with deep dive knowledge of the various market dynamics of the global pico projector market. The report provides growth prospects and prevailing opportunities for the market in various geographical regions across the globe. In order to provide a competitive landscape of the global market, the report also profiles some of the major players form the global market.

Companies profiled in the report are Texas Instruments, Light Blue Optics, Acer Maradin, Syndiant, Canon Samsung Electronics, Optoma Technology, ASK Proxima Micron Technology, Green Light Optics Toshiba, Lempotix WOWEE Group, AAXA Technologies Luminus Device, BenQ OPUS Microsystem, Microvision, Aiptek International Mezmeriz and 3M.

Key Questions Answered in this Report

• What will the market size be in 2018 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?

Global Smartphone RF Power Amplifier Market to see 22.35% CAGR Globally by 2018

Big Market Research adds a report titled “Global Smartphone RF Power Amplifier Market 2014-2018.” The report forecast the global smartphone RF power amplifier market to register a CAGR of 22.35% during 2013-2018.
RF power amplifiers are used to convert an electrical signal into a radio signal for wireless communication devices such as radio sets, cellphones, e-readers, notebooks, GPS devices and tablets. The RF power amplifiers are compatible with the new 3G and 4G technologies and also works on varied frequency bands. The compact size of a RF amplifier makes it possible to fit in smartphones and other wireless communication devices.
Increase in the use of smartphones is the major factor driving the growth of the global smartphone RF power amplifier market. Also, the expected increase in internet penetration would further fuel the market growth. The major factor impeding the growth of the market is the power inefficiency of an RF amplifier. Also, the cyclical nature of a semiconductor industry is a major hurdle in the growth of the global market.
The report provides deep insights on the global market and explains the various market dynamics as per various geographical regions across the globe. The geographical regions covered in the report are APAC, EMEA and America. The report is a useful source of information for the market investors in order to plan their future business strategies for a profitable growth.
The companies profiled in the report are Skyworks, Anadigicis, TriQuint Semiconductor, Murata Manufacturing, RF Micro Devices, M/A-COM Technology Solutions and Avago Technologies.
 Key Questions Answered in this Report:
  • What will the market size be in 2018 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?

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

"Global Transmission Tower Market to see 7.98% CAGR Globally by 2018, says a Research Report available at Big Market Research"

Big Market Research adds a report titled “Global Transmission Tower Market 2014-2018.” As per the report the global transmission tower market is expected to register a CAGR of 7.98% during the forecast period. The report provides deep insights on the global transmission tower market.

Transmission towers are used in high-voltage AC and DC systems to support an overhead power line. It is a tall structure and comes with varied shapes and sizes. Height of a transmission tower ranges from 15 meters to 55 meters i.e. 49 to 180ft. However, there are transmission towers with a height of 370 meters i.e. 1,214ft.


The report on transmission tower provides in-depth analysis of the market globally. The report consists of explanation regarding the various market dynamics of the global transmission tower market. The report analyzes drivers & restraints and the various factors influencing the growth of the global market.
Increasing industrialization and demand for transmission towers in the APAC region are the major factors driving the growth of the market. Also, T&D infrastructure and expansion in different regions would further propel the growth of the global market. The market is expected to witness obstacles in the form of declining profit margins for the vendors and substantial investment of resources. The market would also experience a boom in exports, which would have a positive effect on the market growth. However, the major factor hindering the growth of the market is the need to meet government regulations and industry standards.

The report explains the competitive landscape and growth prospects of the market in various geographical regions across the globe. The geographical regions included in the report are America, APAC and EMEA. Report also profiles some of the major players from the global market such as ABB Ltd, Crompton Greaves Ltd, Siemens AG, Tebian Electric Apparatus Stock Co. Ltd, Associated Power Structures Pvt. Ltd, Changshu Fengfan Power Equipment Co. Ltd, Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd, Karamtara Engineering Pvt. Ltd, KEC International Ltd, Nanjing Daji Iron Tower Manufacturing Co. Ltd, Shandong Dingchang Tower Co. Ltd, Weifang Changan Steel Tower Stock Co. Ltd, Zhejiang Shengda Steel Tower Co. Ltd.


Key Questions Answered in this Report
• What will the market size be in 2018 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?

Monday, October 20, 2014

Global Hospital Information Systems (HIS) Market to see 12.56% CAGR Globally by 2018

Big Market Research adds a report titled “Global Hospital Information Systems (HIS) Market 2014-2018.” The report forecast the global HIS market to register a CAGR of 12.56% during 2013-2018. The report provides an in-depth analysis of the global hospital information system market.

The hospital information systems (HIS), a component of health informatics, is used to assist in administrational needs of the hospitals. The increasing demand for advanced health monitoring systems is a major factor driving the growth of the market. The lack of expertise in handling these advanced technologies pose a major threat to the market growth. However, the adoption of mobile devices in the hospitals would further propel the growth of the market.


The study is based on critical facts and figures obtained by the industry experts who strive to provide the best knowledge of the market dynamics in various regions. The report provides information related to the latest trends, technological advancements and factors influencing the growth of the market in region across the globe.  Geographical regions covered in the report are America, APAC and EMEA.

The report is designed with an aim to provide HIS market intelligence to exploit the opportunities available globally. The report provides competitive structure of the market across various geographical regions and the growth prospects of the market in those regions.

The leading players profiled in the report are Cerner Corp., Epic Systems Corp., McKesson Corp., Siemens Healthcare Ltd, Agfa Healthcare Corp., Allscripts, Healthcare Solutions Inc., Computer Program and Systems Inc., CompuGroup Medical AG, GE Healthcare, MEDHOST Solutions Corp. (Healthcare Management Systems Inc.), iSOFT Group plc/Computer Sciences Corp., Keane Care Inc. (NTT Data Corp.), Medical Information Technology Inc. (MEDITECH), NextGen Healthcare Information Systems LLC, and QuadraMed.

Key questions answered in this report:
What will the market size be in 2018 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?

Friday, October 17, 2014

Coal-fired Power Generation Market to See 3.8% CAGR by 2018

Big Market Research adds a report titled “Global Coal-fired Power Generation Market 2014-2018.” The report comprises of valuable findings on the coal-fired power generation market that would help the market firms and other interested parties to enhance their market strategies. The report gives detailed analysis of the market with precise conclusions.

The process of generating electricity through coal combustion is known as coal-fired power generation. This process is one of the oldest know process to mankind for the generation of electricity. Large unexplored coal reserves is the major factor driving the market growth. Furthermore, there has been a steady rise in the demand of electricity from end users, which has helped the coal-fired power generation process to grow. During the last decade, rise in the coal-powered generation has witnessed exponential growth and it is expected to grow even more in the future. However, stricter government policies would hinder the market growth. Further, there is a rising trend of green coal energy.


The report forecast the global coal-fired power generation market to grow at a CAGR of 3.8% during 2013-2018.

In terms of end user the market consist of industrial, commercial, and residential. In terms of geographical analysis the market is segmented into EMEA, APAC and America. The report also provides deep-dive information on the key vendors operating in the market. Such key vendors are listed below:-
• China Datang Corp.
• China Huaneng Group Corp.
• Korea Electric Power Corp.
• Shenhua Group Corp. Ltd.
• American Electric Power Co. Inc.
• Dominion Energy Solutions Inc.
• Duke Energy Corp.
• E.ON SE
• Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd.
• Georgia Power Co.
• Jindal India Thermal Power Ltd.
• NTPC Ltd.
• RWE AG
• Shikoku Electric Power Company Inc.
• STEAG GmbH
• TenagaNasionalBhd


Key Questions Answered in this Report
• What will the market size be in 2018 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?

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Kable’s Market Opportunity Forecasts to 2018: Software Infrastructure

Synopsis
Kable’s Market Opportunity Forecast outlines the primary findings from our ongoing research into the dynamics in the Software Infrastructure market.

Scope
The extended scope of this product includes:
• Segments such as Application Platforms, Communications Platforms, Database Management, Integration, Operating Systems, Service Management, Storage, Systems and Network Management, Virtualization, Business Process Management, and Application Lifecycle Management.
• Major regions covering North America, Central & Latin America, Western Europe, Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Asia Pacific.
• Vertical Markets covering Communications & IT, Education, Energy, Financial Markets, Government, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Media, Pharmaceuticals, Retail, Retail Banking, Utilities, and Other. 
• Size bands covering Small and Medium Sized and Large enterprises.


Summary
This product provides revenue opportunity forecasts in the Software Infrastructure market from 2014 to 2018, spanning 11 key technology segments, 37 geographical markets, 6 regions, 14 verticals and two size bands.

Reasons To Buy
• The most exhaustive and up-to-date product providing revenue opportunity forecasts in the Software Infrastructure market from 2014 to 2018, spanning 11 key technology segments, 37 geographical markets, 6 regions, 14 verticals and two size bands.
• More than 45,584 data points across various technology segments, verticals, and geographies, enabling informed strategic and tactical decisions.
• Extensive technology growth predictions based on adoption indicators, end-user technology demand, Kable’s in-house ICT survey results, and macroeconomic factors.

Smartphone Sales to Reach 1.9bn in 2018 as ASP Drops below $190 - Q1 2014 Research in Focus: Smartphones

Synopsis
Smartphone Sales to Reach 1.9bn in 2018 as ASP Drops below $190,’ a new Research in Focus report by Pyramid Research, covers the global handset market, focusing on handsets. It was generated by combining Pyramid analysis with information gathered from operators, vendors, and other industry players as well as primary and secondary research from filings, press releases and regulatory bodies. The report provides historical figures and forecasts on handset and smartphone unit sales, revenues and ASPs across the globe from 2009 to 2018.


Scope
This Research in Focus report helps clients analyze and keep track of global handset, smartphone and grey-market handset sell-through trends by country, vendor and region. Comparisons are made across regions and across the forecast period, which goes through 2018. The RIF report outlines the main drivers of growth and decline over the period and shows some of the most significant and exciting smartphone models slated for release in 2014. It analyzes both overall handset and smartphone market shares by vendor, with a forward-looking discussion of the projected positioning of the major market players. 

Additionally the report includes an analysis of the smartphone OS competitive landscape covering 2011 through 2018. It examines historical and forecast revenue from the handset market as a whole as well as smartphone market revenue, outlining historical and projected trends globally and by region. It also discusses average selling price trends both globally and on a regional basis. The report provides 10 years of historical data and projections for smartphones for 14 markets around the world, with a Microsoft Excel file that contains all the data referenced in the report. The report provides an analysis of the drivers behind these historical numbers and forecasts, based on information provided by smartphone vendors, telecom operators and regulatory agencies as well as information from secondary sources. Finally, the RIF report offers important insights into the differences between emerging and developed market trends.

Summary
• Global demand will continue to be strong for smartphones: Pyramid Research forecasts a 13.7% CAGR in unit sell-through from 2013 to 2018, resulting in a 2018 total of 1.9bn units. This trend is driven largely by the projected decline of the average selling price at a -10.8% CAGR over the same period, reducing the price to $189 in 2018.
• By 2018, Asia-Pacific will be by far the largest market for smartphones, with over 54% of global smartphone unit sell-through; China and India alone will account for just under 40% of the global total.
• By 2018, revenue from smartphone sales will account for 94.6% of total handset revenue, highlighting an almost complete transition to the technology.


Reasons To Buy

• This Research in Focus report provides a five-year forecast of both the handset and smartphone market in terms of unit sell-through and revenue, developed using Pyramid Research’s rigorous bottom-up modeling methodologies, to enable executives to effectively position their companies for growth opportunities and emerging trends in demand for their products.
• A detailed analysis of the market shares of handset and smartphone device vendors, including market share in terms of device sell-through as well as market share in terms of smartphone OS for the years 2011 through 2018, helps executives examine the drivers behind market performance to understand best practices, formulate competitive strategies, assess evolving threats and make informed investments.
• The report details the average selling price of both handsets and smartphones globally for each year from 2009 to 2018, for each region, and for 14 select markets, enabling executives to fully understand market dynamics and determine the most effective strategies for specific years and geographic locations.
• The largest markets in terms of handset and smartphone unit sell through as well as the forecast growth trends through 2018 for these countries are revealed, elucidating the shifting market dynamics across the forecast period and giving companies a more targeted and informed way to approach investments and operations in the handset industry.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

NFC POS Terminals Market to See 57.9% CAGR Globally by 2018

Big Market Research adds a report titled “Global NFC POS Terminals Market 2014-2018.” As per the report the global NFC POS terminals market is expected to register a CAGR of 57.9% during the forecast period. The report by industry experts provide deep dive analysis of the market in various geographical regions across the globe.

The report states that the global market has a substantial growth rate in the coming years with the increase in NFC POS terminals in sectors such as transportation. Also, the increased growth rate of NFC-based mobile handsets has further added to the growth of the global NFC POS terminal market. However, the cost of NFC POS terminals poses a major challenge for the global market.


The report is designed by highly experienced analysts considering various factors such as past & current market trends, economic situation of different economies, competitive landscape, etc. The report provides an easy access to information regarding growth prospects of the NFC POS terminal market in various geographical regions. The report is a useful source of information, which would help the market investors to get a better idea of the market’s economic situation in the coming years, helping them to make profitable decisions.

The report includes America, EMEA and APAC regions in the geographical segment. The report also profiles some of the global players in the market such as Heartland Payment Systems, Ingenico SA, Cybernet Inc., Pax Technology Ltd., Equinox Payments, SZZT Electronics Co. Ltd., VeriFone Systems Inc. and First Data Corp.

Key questions answered in this report:
What will the market size be in 2018 and what will be the growth rate?
What are 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 key vendors?
What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these key vendors?