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US Connected Home Service Bundle Revenues will reach $500 Million in 2012

FARMINGTON, Conn., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The widespread adoption of smartphones, broadband services, and smart meters combined with the emergence of interoperable connected devices has created tremendous market opportunities for retailers, security service providers, and telecom and cable operators. But this opportunity will only exist for a short time as companies that are fast, insightful, and have the right market intelligence move to fill the spaces created by new technologies.


It is into this environment that Global Information Inc (GII) announces the availability of two new market research reports and an upcoming conference highlighting the global market for connected homes and related technologies. These reports and conferences will help business leaders, investors, regulators, marketers, and business development teams gather the best data and forge the most fruitful connections as this market races toward maturity.


November 13 – 14, 2012 | Amsterdam, Netherlands

Connections Europe will present research on technologies, services, partnerships, and monetization strategies for service providers. This conference provides an opportunity to look at case studies of new value-added services in the U.S. and around the world and apply those to the current state of the European market."

On the first day of the conference, GreenPeak Technologies, People Power Company, Sigma Designs, SEAS-NVE, Orange, iControl Networks, N.V. Nuon Energy, Telecom Italia, AlertMe, Swisscom, and Echelon will address the changing market dynamics for control and energy systems in the home, including consumer interest, awareness levels, and steps to attract new customers.

Featured keynote speakers on the second day include Kevin Petersen, Senior Vice President, AT&T Digital Life, who will present the opening keynote, highlighting the unique value propositions for home management services; and Thomas Knops, Head of Marketing & Sales, Deutsche Telekom - QIVICON, who will present the closing keynote on energy efficiency as a mass-market driver and the importance of security, convenience, and a standards-based ecosystem.

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Connected Home Systems and Services: The Roundup

Consumers, at least the early adopter set, are ready to adopt home management systems and services to enhance their lifestyle.

This report provides a classification of IP home management systems and viewpoints and examples of players from across industries entering or already participating in the emerging market for connected IP home management systems for security, energy, lighting, and whole-house control. It includes an analysis of business models, macro trends affecting opportunity size and timing, and consumer engagement related to ownership and appeal of connected systems and services. It also features forecasts for security, energy, and home control systems with bundled services.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at

60 GHz Wireless in-Home Networks - Applications, Technologies and Markets

With introduction of relatively inexpensive 60 GHz ICs, home networking is positioned for success; and attracts all levels of supply chain as well as users.

This report reflects features of the growing market for high-speed wireless home networks. It concerns only one technology - 60 GHz radio, which is gaining popularity due to several advanced features; such as an unlicensed spectrum, a huge allowed bandwidth (speed of transmission in Gb/s; and as high as 25 Gb/s), security and other that benefit users.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at

About Global Information Inc. Global Information (GII) ( is an information service company partnering with over 300 research companies around the world. Global Information has been in the business of distributing technical and market research for more than 25 years. Expanded from its original headquarters in Japan, Global Information now has offices in Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Europe and the United States.

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