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M2M Embedded Software & Tools

M2M Embedded Software & Tools

About the Practice

For more than two decades, VDC Research has been analyzing the global market for embedded software and M2M technologies. Born out of its embedded engineering research practice, VDC Research surveys and interacts with thousands of software engineers and product managers at OEMs across all major vertical markets, including transportation, manufacturing, and medical devices, to gain insight into their project requirements, solution selection criteria, preferences, and spending. VDC's M2M Embedded Software and Tools practice addresses the distinct needs of multiple audiences:

M2M and Embedded Software Technology Vendors
For vendors that create software development tools and operating systems, VDC provides the most comprehensive research available to help them understand the rapidly changing M2M and embedded software competitive landscape and OEM customer requirements.

The M2M Embedded Software and Tools practice helps OEMs identify and plan for technology trends related to the development of next-generation connected devices as well as the requirements and preferences of their enterprise customers.

Enterprise End-Users
VDC helps enterprises with vital decisions in identifying, selecting, and deploying next-generation connected devices.

Institutional Investors
VDC helps private equity, hedge fund, and venture capital firms identify important trends and evaluate investment targets in the complex M2M and embedded system industry.

Our M2M and Embedded Software and Tools Practice research, analysis, and related services provide the most comprehensive view of the challenges and opportunities created by the intersection of M2M and embedded software solutions. Research programs can be configured to meet the needs of each client and are comprised of multiple deliverables and value-added services including the following:

VDC Views
Hard-hitting monthly analysis of key trends in the M2M and embedded software marketplace.

i2 Reports
Deep-dive research reports covering all major market segments within  our coverage areas. They include the most important ideas and insights developed by our analyst teams.

VDC Connect
Online, searchable research delivery platform that provides clients with anytime, anyplace access to all acquired research.

Direct Analyst Access
One-on-one strategy sessions with our renowned analysts who deliver advice and commentary on critical decisions and issues facing your business.

A powerful analytics service in which clients can request custom queries on VDC end-user datasets and get real-time analyst interpretation.

Thought Leadership
Content developed specifically for Thought Leadership programs including webcasts, speaking engagements, and white papers to support sales and marketing efforts.

Excel Data
Extensive datasets delivered in a user-friendly Excel format.

FastForward Reports
Quarterly reports offering thought leadership, insight, and analysis on critical industry issues or trends focusing on what it means for vendors.

Capitalize on growth opportunities in the M2M and Embedded Software and Tools market with VDC’s detailed market coverage, actionable multi-layered data segmentation, and expert analysis.