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M2M News Weekly – Week of December 15, 2013

Welcome to M2M News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add a synopsis of each article.  I also search for the latest market numbers such as market size, growth and trends in and around the M2M market.

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Internet of Things product and service suppliers are expected to generate incremental revenue of more than $300 billion in 2020, adding $1.9 trillion in global economic value-add by then, forecasts market research firm Gartner. Read Original Content

The number of M2M connections worldwide is set to rise from 368 million in 2013 to 2.9 billion by 2022, according to new research from Strategy Analytics. Read Original Content

The shipments of cellular M2M devices in industrial automation are expected to reach 2.1 million in 2018, marking a compound annual growth rate of 22.5 percent. Shipments reached 760,000 worldwide in 2013, added the research report from the analyst firm Berg Insight. Read Original Content

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According to a report the wireless M2M market in the Asia Pacific region is expected to account for $50 billion in revenue by the end of 2018, up from $11 billion in 2013. Read Original Content

Global Connected Car M2M Connections and Services market is set to grow at a CAGR of 28.45 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing awareness and demand for safety and security of connected car M2M services. Read Original Content
Australia’s M2M mobile services market will comprise more than three million connections in 2017, up from about 1.3 million today, according to new research published by Telsyte. Read Original Content

Of the global 266.5 million wireless wide area network M2M connections in 2013, 99.5 percent was comprised of 2G and 3G connections. However, as the initial wave of LTE migration transforms the M2M markets in the U.S., Japan, South Korea, China and top European markets, the mix of WWAN module technologies will change significantly in the next three to five years, according to a report from Machina Research. Read Original Content

Telstra has driven further into the machine-to-machine space, announcing a GPS-based tracking and management service for vehicle fleets. Under a partnership with Securatrak, Telstra said it plans to sell the tracking service to several industries, including mining, engineering, vehicle rental and local councils. Read Original Content

A study by Allied Market Research observed that the global mHealth market was valued at $6.7 billion in 2012 and is estimated to reach $8.3 billion by the end of 2013. Read Original Content

A study by Markets and Markets indicates the Fleet Management Market is expected to grow from $10.91 billion in 2013 to $30.45 billion by 2018, at a compound annual growth rßate of 22.8 percent from 2013 to 2018. Read Original Content

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Kevin Benedict is the Senior Analyst for Digital Transformation at Cognizant, a writer, speaker and SAP Mentor Alumnus. Follow him on Twitter @krbenedict. He is a popular speaker around the world on the topic of digital transformation and enterprise mobility. He maintains a busy schedule researching, writing and speaking at events in North America, Asia and Europe. He has over 25 years of experience working in the enterprise IT solutions industry.