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How Home Automation Changed the Residential Security Market

Research firm IHS predicts that the smart residential security market will reach $2.4 billion by 2018.


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Airports worldwide are seeking to deploy automation technology for security and access control in an effort to cut costs, according to a report by IHS. October 15, 2013

Analysts expect un-cooled thermal security camera shipments to grow 25% within the next five years, due to the steep declines in average selling prices, according to IHS. October 07, 2013

Fueled by a global industry for physical security equipment and services estimated to be worth $110 billion in 2012, some industry analysts have predicted that manufacturers would consolidate as the market matures. Not so according to a new report from research firm IHS, which instead predicts competition will drive the market and cause the industry to become more fragmented. October 02, 2013

The Americas contributed to 70% of all revenue in the global mobile video surveillance equipment market in 2012, with the majority coming from North America, according to new research from IHS. September 19, 2013

The demand for wireless download technology in the mobile video surveillance market is lagging behind supply, according to IMS Research, now part of IHS. August 05, 2013

As the $1.8 billion global door phone market transitions from audio to video technology, video door phones will account for 50% of worldwide unit shipments in 2017, according to a new study from IMS Research, now part of IHS. July 31, 2013

The market for fault detection based on Big-Data building analytics will expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 40% during the next five years, according to research firm IHS. July 23, 2013

Recent tragedies at educational institutions, such as the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, will drive the market for school security system integration in the United States to increase by more than 80% from 2012 to 2017, according to research analyst IHS. July 16, 2013

With the residential market accounting for nearly 41% of the $2.7 billion intrusion alarm market in 2012, IMS Research, now part of IHS, forecasts it to have five-year compound annual growth rate of 5.3% from 2012 to 2017. July 09, 2013

The global market for electronic security equipment aimed at city surveillance applications will reach more than $3.2 billion in 2017, up from $1.4 billion in 2012, IMS Research projects in a new study. June 24, 2013




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