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Research and Markets: Industrial Convergence Revolution Report: Smart Cities, Industry 4.0, Big Data in Manufacturing, and Industrial IoT 2016

January 7, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Industrial Convergence Revolution: Smart Cities, Industry 4.0, Big Data in Manufacturing, and Industrial IoT 2016” report to their offering.

Smart Cities, Big Data in Manufacturing, and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) represent three key technology areas that are converging and will profoundly transform business and citizen lifestyles at the global level.

Smart Cities are much more than just an effort by sovereign nations to modernize their infrastructure – they are a focal point for growth drivers in several key ICT areas including: M2M/IoT, Connected Devices, Broadband Wireless, Cloud Computing, Big Data and Analytics. Smart City developments are causing many technologies and solutions to integrate with convergence seen across many resource areas including energy, water, sanitation, and other essential services.

The manufacturing industry is rapidly transforming as technology, competition, and the evolving demands of global consumers dictate the need for continuously improving efficiencies and flexibility. The Internet of Things (IoT) will overtake human communications rapidly as there are vastly more objects in the world than humans, they can communicate much faster, much more frequently, and for many more reasons than humans.

Target Audience:

  • IoT vendors
  • Big Data vendors
  • Manufacturing companies
  • Telecom service providers
  • Telecom equipment providers
  • Global infrastructure suppliers
  • Communications component providers
  • Cloud services and datacenter companies
  • Smartgrid and energy management companies
  • Big data, analytics, and information processing companies
  • Sovereign investment funds, hedge funds and private equity

Report Structure:

Industrie 4.0: Principles, Players, Industry Impact And Outlook

Smart City Business Drivers, Technologies, Companies, And Solutions: Global Outlook And Forecasts 2015 – 2020

Big Data in Manufacturing: Key Trends, Opportunities and Market Forecasts

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT): Key Trends, Opportunities and Market Forecasts

For more information visit

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