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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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The Asian distribution market for video surveillance equipment is poised to grow at an annual rate of almost 15% within the next five years. The market continues to grow quickly despite that video surveillance equipment market is primarily served by a multitude of small, privately-owned distributors, according to a report by IHS. December 02, 2013

The global market for security products will total $23.4 billion at the conclusion of 2013, according to research firm Memoori Business Intelligence. November 13, 2013

Analysts have forecast intelligent devices in perimeter security to top $200 million in 2013 as video surveillance and analytics are becoming an integral part of electronic perimeter security solutions. November 13, 2013

Consumers are embracing new technologies and services associated with home controls and remote access for everything from energy management, video monitoring, keyless door locks, distributed audio and more. Learn revealing statistics and market insights to help make your stake in the smart-home marketplace. October 31, 2013

The global radio frequency identification (RFID) sector will reach $7.88 billion in 2013, up from last year’s $6.98 billion due to the diverse nature of the technology’s applications, according to IDTechEx Research. October 21, 2013

Analysts expect the global security market to grow from $55.59 billion in 2013 to $85.51 billion in 2018, a 9% increase, according to a new report from Research and Markets. October 21, 2013

The influx of high-definition (HD) video cameras has sparked an “extraordinary deluge of data” in the surveillance business, according to research firm IHS. October 15, 2013

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




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