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Guavus SQLstream Stands Out as Overall Leader in ABI Research's IoT Data Management Vendor Competitive Ranking

As IoT data-enabled services continue to expand, real-time data integration and streaming analytics are becoming very sought after. Data integration, ingestion, real-time stream processing, and streaming analytics services currently fall under the umbrella of Data Management services within the IoT value chain, where each component has also seen economic growth.

At ABI Research, we estimate ...

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Celebrating International Women's Day

Every day, ABI Research helps the world understand how technology is shaping the future. And, we understand that women are becoming a force that will increasingly play an integral role in shaping technology itself.

To celebrate International Women's Day, we asked our team of amazing female analysts to share their thoughts on being a woman ...

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Opportunities and Challenges of 5G Positioning in the Enterprise Market

While Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSSs) are dominating the scene for outdoor Location-Based Services (LBS), including automotive navigation and smartphone applications, new technologies, commonly called Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS), are making inroads to support new high-accuracy location use cases, such as asset and material tracking, personnel tracking, vehicle and fleet tracking, tool and equipment tracking ...

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The Future of Urbanization and Microcities

Current cities are dominated by microcity clusters, defined as dense aggregations of economic and social life. There are nearly 13,000 active microcities around the world. While COVID-19 has exposed the vulnerability of these clusters, their role as engines of economic growth will remain unchallenged hotbeds for urban technology innovation and the focal points of ...

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2021 Will be a Big Year for 5G Smartphones

The 5G smartphone market is now outperforming its predecessor generations on nearly every metric. Between the number of mobile devices, subscribers, and networks available at launch, 5G is the most accelerated mobile technology generation ever launched. Technical challenges, new features and functionalities, as well as new radio elements for supporting new radio bands and combinations ...

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2021 Predictions for the Freight Transportation & Logistics Industry

2021: Year of the Cold Chain

With COVID-19 vaccine production complete and distributors urgently looking for ways to transport it safely, all eyes are on the effectiveness of the cold chain. Early vaccine candidates require ultra-low temperatures, as much as -70 degrees Celsius©, or -94 degrees Fahrenheit. This is influenced by a lack of data ...

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The Next Breakthrough in Indoor Wireless: Distributed Massive MIMO

Importance of In-Building Wireless in the 5G Era

5G is entering the mass market in late-2020 and early adopters, as well as large-scale deployments, are illustrating best practices for the rest of the world. An important conclusion from many advanced Asian markets, including South Korea and China, is that outdoor 5G deployments need to take ...

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Getting Smart Today for Smarter Connectivity Tomorrow

As we unfold what smarter connectivity looks like in the future, consider the following stats:

  • At the end of 2020, 6.6 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices will be connected and active worldwide
  • 840 million of them will use cellular networks, which is just under 8% of the total
  • At the end of 2014 ...

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New 5G Smartphone Teardowns Confirm Benefits of Radio System Integration

As the smartphone market continues its speedy transition to 5G, it becomes increasingly obvious that the design of Radio Frequency (RF) systems and the choice of appropriate RF Front End (RFFE) components will become key for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to differentiate their products.

ABI Research, using the teardown expertise of System Plus Consulting, unpacked ...

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AI and Machine Learning for the IoT

Growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) Advanced Analytics Market is accelerating, due in no small part to the emergence of enterprise data as a major factor. Out-of-the-box and off-the-shelf machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions are making it easier to process and transform data. In addition, vendors are now easing access to ...

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