Internet of Things (IoT) market opportunities are driving rapid change in the technology ecosystem. VDC Research covers new and evolving IoT and embedded technology solutions, combining research-driven commentary, analysis, market sizing, forecasting, and competitive analysis. Our analysts interview thousands of IoT and embedded engineers, decision-makers, and influencers across all major verticals to gain in-depth insight into their project requirements, solution selection criteria, preferences, spending, and more to help our clients make critical decisions with confidence.
The IoT “edge” is one of the most widely-discussed but least agreed-upon terms in the industry. As the dust settles around the edge hardware market, the edge software market is emerging as a key battleground for companies across the IoT landscape. This report defines and examines the market for analytics at the IoT... Learn more
The 5th generation of mobile wireless network is a transformational advancement capable of connecting cars, city infrastructure, buildings, drones, transportation, and a near-endless array of other system types. However, the full vision of 5G mobile networks... Learn more
In the Internet of Things, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and digital certificates play crucial roles in enabling secure communications between devices and other devices or systems. They also add a layer of trust, ensuring that devices are authentic and that sources... Learn more
Embedded processors are the most critical hardware component in engineering projects, influencing nearly the entire product stack. This report examines the market for commercially available CPUs, FPGAs, MCUs, and SoCs used in IoT and embedded systems...Visit the IoT, Embedded, & Mobile Processors page to learn more.
This report analyzes key trends that we derive from our annual survey of IoT and embedded engineers, managers, and decision-makers. We address major themes such as device development, technology adoption trends, vendor ratings, strategies for addressing the...Visit the Voice of the IoT Engineer 2017: Survey Dataset and Analysis page to learn more.
A software-driven digital revolution is transforming the competitive landscape across multiple industries and changing the ways in which many companies define and deliver value to customers. For suppliers of development tools and...Visit the Digital Twin, DevOps, and Digital Design Principles for the IoT page to learn more.
The focus in the IoT & embedded OS market is shifting rapidly towards unit shipment wins as revenue for traditional, licensed operating systems faces increasing pressure from free competition. This report examines the market for IoT and embedded operating systems... Visit the IoT & Embedded Operating Systems page to learn more.
Our 5G Edge Infrastructure Market Intelligence Program will analyze the markets for 5G solutions, including fixed and mobile edge servers... Learn more