The increasing availability of IoT technologies and services combined with the growing penetration of tablet and smartphone applications is presenting businesses with an incredible opportunity to automate the workplace and increase employee productivity. While mobile and wireless technologies are key enablers, the vast supplier ecosystem for the hyper-connected workplace creates complexity which most enterprises are unprepared for.
The Workplace Automation and Enterprise Mobility Research Service aims to help both enterprises and suppliers identify key areas of opportunity but also simplify the complexity brought on by hyper connectivity. It will provide a complete view of the technologies, trends and suppliers within two important market segments: workplace automation and enterprise mobility.
Workplace automation coverage gives special attention to POS technologies, digital signage, kiosks, and vending. Retail is a clear focus but other markets covered includes education, government, hospitality, healthcare, transportation, and finance. Enterprise mobility analysis will provide insight on not only smartphones and tablets but also wearables and their impact on worker management, productivity, safety and IoT enablement. Also examined is the evolution of device management services across things and mobile devices as well as the role of new technologies such augmented reality.
The service is grounded in market sizing estimates for all the listed technologies by region and industry vertical.