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Wearable Wireless Technology in Enterprise

Wearable technologies have come to the forefront as the next ‘it’ innovation for consumers. Due to consumer market interest and not to be surprised by the next consumerization of IT trend, enterprises are already beginning to ask: what do wearables mean to me. This report seeks to answer this question in three parts. First, a brief overview of key market drivers is provided along with definitions of each kind of wearable technology followed by specific business use cases. Second, market forecasts are provided for mobile business customers. Third, and finally, a discussion around the hype vs. reality of enterprise wearables is provided.

Table of Contents

  • 1. CONSUMERS EYEING WEARABLES, ENTERPRISES DOING THE SAME
    • 1.1. Overview and Drivers
    • 1.2. Wearables Defined
      • 1.2.1. Smart Glasses
      • 1.2.2. Cameras
      • 1.2.3. Smart Watches
      • 1.2.4. Healthcare
      • 1.2.5. Sports and Activity Trackers
      • 1.2.6. 3D Motion Trackers
      • 1.2.7. Smart Clothing
    • 1.3. Why the Enterprise Should Care about Wearable Technology
    • 1.4. Wearable Use Cases
      • 1.4.1. Boston Hospital Combines Google Glass with QR Codes
      • 1.4.2. First Responders and Smart Glass
      • 1.4.3. Smart Glass and Warehouse Management
      • 1.4.4. Smart Watch Use Case
  • 2. HEALTHCARE TO DRIVE ENTERPRISE WEARABLE ADOPTION
    • 2.1. Key Assumptions
      • 2.1.1. ABI Research Market Data
      • 2.1.2. Smart Watch and Enterprise Usage
      • 2.1.3. Fitness Trackers
      • 2.1.4. Average Selling Price
    • 2.2. Regional Forecasts
  • 3. ENTERPRISE WEARABLES: HYPE VERSUS REALITY
    • 3.1. Corporate-liable versus BYOD
    • 3.2. Where's the Beef; What's the Value?
    • 3.3. Apps Still Drive Adoption
    • 3.4. Difficulties Remain
      • 3.4.1. Adoption Challenges
      • 3.4.2. Smart Watch Fragmentation Concerns
    • 3.5. Time to Face the Cloud Head-on and Embrace IoT
      • 3.5.1. Healthcare Ripe with Opportunity
    • 3.6. Wearables in the Enterprise: Hype versus Reality Verdict

Tables

  1. Healthcare Wearable Wireless Device Shipments by Application, Mobile Business Customers, World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019
  2. Wearable Computing Device Shipments by Category, World Market, Forecast 2014 to 2019
  3. Smart Glass Shipments by Region, Mobile Business Customers, World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019
  4. Smart Watch Shipments by Region, Mobile Business Customers, World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019
  5. Smart Watch and Smart Glasses Technology Revenues by Region, Mobile Business Customers, World Market, Forecast: 2014 to 2019

Figures

  1. Google Smart Glass Use Case , Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  2. Google Smart Glass Use Case, Patrick Jackson, Firefighter
  3. SAP and Vuzix Use Case, Smart Glass, Warehouse
  4. Sony Smart Watch Use Case, Notifications Example
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Research Information

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  • Publish Date 2Q 2014
  • Research Type Application Analysis Report
  • Code AN-1618
  • Pages 18
  • Tables 5
  • Figures 4
  • File Format PDF