Connected Industries Insight Series—ICT Opportunities in the Smart Water Metering Market

Connected Industries Insight Series—ICT Opportunities in the Smart Water Metering Market

  • March 2015 •
  • 69 pages •
  • Report ID: 2789813
Frost & Sullivan’s Connected Industries Insight Series offers ICT providers a detailed overview of vertical market opportunities. By combining the industry knowledge of our vertically-orientated analysts with the expertise of our dedicated ICT research teams, we deliver a comprehensive view of markets that are ripe for ICT growth.



•Condensed versions of published market studies, drawn from Frost & Sullivan’s dedicated vertically-orientated research practices
oWritten with an ICT audience in mind, detailing what information is needed to tailor vertical growth strategies
•Targeted strategic and tactical advice to support vertical growth strategies
•Each deliverable provides:
oMarket overview, including key trends, drivers, and restraints
oRecommendations for ICT providers wanting to target growth opportunities in the market

Key Questions This Study Will Answer

What is the current industry situation and what is the underlying forecasted market growth rate?
What are the factors influencing the growth of global smart water meter market and to what extent do they have an impact?
What is the ICT opportunity as the water utilities industry transitions towards a smarter water network?
What is the ICT opportunity relevant to specific industry participants in the adoption of smart water meters?
What are the key messages ICT should address in this specific industry theme?

Smart Water Meter Market Overview

Forecast Segments by Vertical Market Components)
•Smart water meter: Smart water units multiplied by average unit cost
•Installation: An operational expenditure (OPEX) and related to smart water meter sales
•Meter data management: Another OPEX and includes simple functions, such as basic remote billing to demand management and network efficiency capabilities