1 INTRODUCTION 29
1.1 STUDY OBJECTIVES 29
1.2 DEFINITION 29
1.2.1 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE: INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 30
1.2.2 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY UTILITY TYPE: INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 30
1.2.3 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY END USER: INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS 30
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 31
1.3.1 MARKET SEGMENTATION 31
1.3.2 REGIONAL SCOPE 31
1.4 YEARS CONSIDERED 32
1.5 CURRENCY 32
1.6 LIMITATIONS 32
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 32
1.8 SUMMARY OF CHANGES 33

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 35
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 35
FIGURE 1 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 36
2.2 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 37
FIGURE 2 DATA TRIANGULATION METHODOLOGY 37
2.2.1 SECONDARY DATA 38
2.2.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 38
2.2.2 PRIMARY DATA 38
2.2.2.1 Key data from primary sources 39
2.2.2.2 Breakdown of primaries 39
2.3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 40
2.3.1 DEMAND-SIDE METRICS 40
FIGURE 3 MAIN METRICS CONSIDERED WHILE CONSTRUCTING AND ASSESSING DEMAND FOR UTILITY COMMUNICATIONS 40
2.3.2 DEMAND-SIDE ANALYSIS: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 41
FIGURE 4 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: INDUSTRY-WISE/COUNTRY-WISE ANALYSIS 41
2.3.2.1 Calculation for demand side 41
2.3.2.2 Assumptions for demand side 42
2.3.3 SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS 43
FIGURE 5 KEY METRICS CONSIDERED FOR ASSESSING SUPPLY OF UTILITY COMMUNICATIONS 43
FIGURE 6 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: SUPPLY-SIDE ANALYSIS 43
2.3.3.1 Calculations for supply side 44
2.3.3.2 Assumptions for supply side 44
2.3.4 FORECAST 44

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 45
TABLE 1 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SNAPSHOT 45
FIGURE 7 ASIA PACIFIC DOMINATED UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN 2020 46
FIGURE 8 WIRED SEGMENT EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGER SIZE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, DURING FORECAST PERIOD 46
FIGURE 9 PUBLIC SEGMENT EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGER SIZE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY UTILITY, DURING FORECAST PERIOD 47
FIGURE 10 SOFTWARE SEGMENT EXPECTED TO REGISTER HIGHER CAGR IN UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COMPONENT, DURING FORECAST PERIOD 47
FIGURE 11 TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION NETWORK SEGMENT EXPECTED TO LEAD THE UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY APPLICATION, DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 48
FIGURE 12 RESIDENTIAL SEGMENT EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST SIZE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY END USER, DURING FORECAST PERIOD 48

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 50
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 50
FIGURE 13 INCREASING INVESTMENTS IN SMART GRID TECHNOLOGIES EXPECTED TO DRIVE UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET BETWEEN 2021 AND 2026 50
4.2 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION 51
FIGURE 14 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET EXPECTED TO REGISTER HIGHEST CAGR IN ASIA PACIFIC DURING FORECAST PERIOD 51
4.3 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY END USER & COUNTRY 51
FIGURE 15 RESIDENTIAL SEGMENT AND CHINA ACCOUNTED FOR LARGEST SHARE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC IN 2020 51
4.4 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE 52
FIGURE 16 WIRED SEGMENT EXPECTED TO CAPTURE LARGER SHARE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, IN 2026 52
4.5 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COMPONENT 52
FIGURE 17 HARDWARE SEGMENT EXPECTED TO HOLD LARGER SHARE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COMPONENT, IN 2026 52
4.6 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY END USER 52
FIGURE 18 RESIDENTIAL SEGMENT EXPECTED TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST SHARE OF UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY END USER, IN 2026 52

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 53
5.1 INTRODUCTION 53
5.2 COVID-19 HEALTH ASSESSMENT 53
FIGURE 19 COVID-19 GLOBAL PROPAGATION 54
FIGURE 20 COVID-19 PROPAGATION IN SELECTED COUNTRIES 54
5.3 ROAD TO RECOVERY 55
FIGURE 21 RECOVERY ROAD FOR 2020 & 2021 55
5.4 COVID-19 ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT 56
FIGURE 22 REVISED GDP FORECASTS FOR SELECT G20 COUNTRIES IN 2020 56
5.5 MARKET DYNAMICS 57
FIGURE 23 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 57
5.5.1 DRIVERS 57
5.5.1.1 Growing investment in smart grids and modernization of electricity networks 57
FIGURE 24 GLOBAL INVESTMENTS IN POWER SECTOR, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2017-2020 58
FIGURE 25 GLOBAL INVESTMENTS IN SMART GRIDS, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2014-2019 (USD BILLION) 58
5.5.1.2 Focus on improving grid reliability, increasing operating efficiency, and reducing outage length 58
5.5.1.3 Consolidating trend of digitalizing oilfield communication 59
5.5.1.4 Government initiatives to support deployment of smart grid technologies 59
5.5.2 RESTRAINTS 60
5.5.2.1 High upfront costs for installation and maintenance of grid technology solutions 60
5.5.2.2 Lack of standards and interoperability of different IT protocols and components 60
5.5.3 OPPORTUNITIES 61
5.5.3.1 Rise in number of upcoming smart city projects in developing regions 61
5.5.3.2 Replacement of aging communication systems with advanced communication networks 61
5.5.3.3 Growing adoption of wireless communication technologies, especially 5G 61
5.5.4 CHALLENGES 62
5.5.4.1 Risk of cyberattacks and natural disasters 62
5.5.4.2 Oil price instability, reduced oil demand, and supply chain disruptions due to COVID-19 62
5.6 TRENDS 63
5.6.1 REVENUE SHIFT & NEW REVENUE POCKETS FOR UTILITY COMMUNICATION 63
FIGURE 26 REVENUE SHIFT FOR UTILITY COMMUNICATION 63
5.7 MARKET MAP 64
FIGURE 27 MARKET MAP FOR UTILITY COMMUNICATION 64
5.8 TRADE DATA STATISTICS 64
TABLE 2 REGION-WISE IMPORT, 2018-2019 (USD MILLION) 65
TABLE 3 REGION-WISE EXPORT, 2018-2019 (USD MILLION) 65
5.9 SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS 66
FIGURE 28 UTILITY COMMUNICATION: SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS 66
TABLE 4 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: VALUE CHAIN 66
5.9.1 MANUFACTURERS 67
5.9.2 SOFTWARE SUPPLIERS 67
5.9.3 SERVICE PROVIDERS 67
5.9.4 COMMUNICATION NETWORK PROVIDERS 67
5.9.5 GRID OPERATORS & END USERS 67
5.10 TECHNOLOGY ANALYSIS 68
5.10.1 TECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 68
5.10.1.1 5G in oil & gas industry 68
5.10.1.2 IoT in oil & gas industry 68
5.11 UTILITY COMMUNICATION: REGULATIONS 69
TABLE 5 REGULATORY PROGRAMS 69
5.12 UTILITY COMMUNICATION: PATENT ANALYSIS 70
5.12.1 INNOVATIONS & PATENT REGISTRATION 70
TABLE 6 IMPORTANT INNOVATIONS AND PATENT REGISTRATIONS, 2016-2020 70
5.13 CASE STUDY ANALYSIS 71
5.13.1 SMART METER AND INTELLIGENT COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK SOLUTION DEPLOYMENT 71
5.13.1.1 Hydro One deployed Trilliant's smart meter and communications network solution 71
5.13.1.1.1 Problem statement: September 2017 71
5.13.1.1.2 Solution statement 71
5.14 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 72
FIGURE 29 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 72
TABLE 7 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PORTER'S FIVE FORCE ANALYSIS 72
5.14.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 73
5.14.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 73
5.14.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 73
5.14.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 73
5.14.5 RIVALRY AMONG EXISTING COMPETITORS 73

6 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE 74
6.1 INTRODUCTION 75
FIGURE 30 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2020 (%) 75
TABLE 8 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 75
6.2 WIRED 76
TABLE 9 WIRED UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 10 WIRED UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 76
6.2.1 FIBER OPTIC 77
6.2.1.1 Fiber optic cables transmit data in form of pulses of light 77
TABLE 11 FIBER OPTIC UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 77
6.2.2 ETHERNET 77
6.2.2.1 Ethernet offers superior range, versatility, and speed 77
TABLE 12 ETHERNET UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 78
6.2.3 POWER LINE CARRIER (PLC) 78
6.2.3.1 PLC enables use of existing infrastructure to transfer data 78
TABLE 13 POWER LINE CARRIER UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 78
6.2.4 SONET/SDH 79
6.2.4.1 SONET and SDH offer flexibility, scalability, high speed, reliability, quality of service (QoS), and standardization 79
TABLE 14 SONET/SDH UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 79
6.2.5 MPLS 79
6.2.5.1 MPLS-IP 79
6.2.5.1.1 MPLS-IP VPN securely connects remote sites with each other 79
TABLE 15 MPLS-IP UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 80
6.2.5.2 MPLS-TP 80
6.2.5.2.1 Operations, administration, and maintenance (OAM) of MPLS-TP may operate without any IP layer functionalities 80
TABLE 16 MPLS-TP UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 80
6.2.6 OTHERS 80
TABLE 17 WIRED: OTHERS UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 81
6.3 WIRELESS 81
TABLE 18 WIRELESS UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 19 WIRELESS UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 82
6.3.1 RF MESH 82
6.3.1.1 RF mesh offers high bandwidth, minimal latency, and end-to-end security 82
TABLE 20 RF MESH UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 82
6.3.2 MOBILE NETWORK 83
6.3.2.1 Mobile networks are reliable, secure, and affordable 83
TABLE 21 MOBILE NETWORK UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 83
TABLE 22 5G COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 84
6.3.3 MICROWAVE AND RADIO COMMUNICATION 84
6.3.3.1 Microwave and radio communication technologies use electromagnetic waves for communication 84
TABLE 23 MICROWAVE & RADIO COMMUNICATION UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 84
6.3.4 OTHERS 85
TABLE 24 WIRELESS: OTHERS UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 85

7 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY UTILITY TYPE 86
7.1 INTRODUCTION 87
FIGURE 31 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2020 (%) 87
TABLE 25 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 87
7.2 PUBLIC 87
7.2.1 PUBLIC UTILITIES CAN TAILOR UTILITY POLICIES, PROGRAMS, AND PRACTICES TO SERVE PRIORITIES OF LOCAL COMMUNITY 87
TABLE 26 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR PUBLIC, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 88
7.3 PRIVATE 88
7.3.1 PRIVATE UTILITIES ALLOCATE MORE FUNDS FOR ADOPTION OF SMART UTILITY COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES 88
TABLE 27 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR PRIVATE, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 88

8 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COMPONENT 89
8.1 INTRODUCTION 90
FIGURE 32 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, BY COMPONENT, 2020 (%) 90
TABLE 28 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY COMPONENT, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 90
8.2 HARDWARE 90
8.2.1 HARDWARE COMPONENTS HELP TO PERFORM A VARIETY OF FUNCTIONS, INCLUDING CONTROLLING OF DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS 90
TABLE 29 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR HARDWARE, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 91
8.3 SOFTWARE 91
8.3.1 SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS ANALYZE DATA AND HELP IN IDENTIFYING PRECISE LOCATIONS FOR REPAIR 91
TABLE 30 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR SOFTWARE, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 91

9 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY APPLICATION 92
9.1 INTRODUCTION 93
FIGURE 33 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, BY APPLICATION, 2020 (%) 93
TABLE 31 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 93
9.2 TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION 93
9.2.1 INCREASING DEMAND FOR ELECTRICITY AND REPLACEMENT OF AGING POWER INFRASTRUCTURE TO DRIVE MARKET GROWTH 93
TABLE 32 UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE FOR TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 94
9.3 OIL & GAS UTILITIES 94
9.3.1 NEED FOR RELIABLE AND DEPENDABLE ENERGY SUPPLY TO PROPEL MARKET GROWTH 94
TABLE 33 UTILTIY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE FOR OIL & GAS UTLITIES, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 95
9.4 OTHERS 95
TABLE 34 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE FOR OTHERS, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 95

10 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY END USER 96
10.1 INTRODUCTION 97
FIGURE 34 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, BY END USER, 2020 (%) 97
TABLE 35 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SIZE, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 97
10.2 RESIDENTIAL 97
10.2.1 GROWTH IN RESIDENTIAL POWER CONSUMPTION IS DRIVING MARKET GROWTH 97
TABLE 36 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR RESIDENTIAL, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 98
10.3 COMMERCIAL 98
10.3.1 NEED FOR FASTER RESTORATION OF SERVICES IS SUPPORTING MARKET GROWTH 98
TABLE 37 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR COMMERCIAL, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 99
10.4 INDUSTRIAL 99
10.4.1 DEMAND FOR CONTINUOUS POWER AND ENERGY EFFICIENT OPERATIONS ARE DRIVING MARKET 99
TABLE 38 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FOR INDUSTRIAL, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 99

11 GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS 100
11.1 INTRODUCTION 101
FIGURE 35 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2021 TO 2026 101
FIGURE 36 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, BY REGION, 2020 101
TABLE 39 GLOBAL UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 102
11.1.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON GLOBAL UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 102
TABLE 40 PRE-COVID-19 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY REGION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 102
11.2 ASIA PACIFIC 102
11.2.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC 103
11.2.2 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 103
TABLE 41 ASIA PACIFIC: PRE-COVID-19 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 103
FIGURE 37 ASIA PACIFIC: SNAPSHOT, 2020 104
TABLE 42 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 43 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY WIRED TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 44 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 45 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 46 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY COMPONENT, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 47 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY APPLICATION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 48 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 49 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ASIA PACIFIC, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 107
11.2.3 CHINA 107
11.2.3.1 Increasing investments in deployment of smart grids to augment growth of utility communication market 107
TABLE 50 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN CHINA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 108
11.2.4 JAPAN 108
11.2.4.1 Growing emphasis on energy security and rising interest in renewable energy to accelerate market growth 108
TABLE 51 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN JAPAN, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 108
11.2.5 INDIA 109
11.2.5.1 Accelerating efforts to expand renewable power capacity to support market growth 109
TABLE 52 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN INDIA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 109
11.2.6 AUSTRALIA 109
11.2.6.1 Surging need to replace aging grid infrastructure to ensure high efficiency of power plants to drive market 109
TABLE 53 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN AUSTRALIA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 110
11.2.7 SOUTH KOREA 110
11.2.7.1 Increasing focus on improving efficiency of power distribution systems to stimulate market growth 110
TABLE 54 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH KOREA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 111
11.2.8 MALAYSIA 111
11.2.8.1 Increasing smart grid-related investments and booming oil & gas industry to fuel market growth 111
TABLE 55 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MALAYSIA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 111
11.2.9 REST OF ASIA PACIFIC 111
TABLE 56 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN REST OF ASIA PACIFIC, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 112
11.3 NORTH AMERICA 112
11.3.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON NORTH AMERICAN UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 113
11.3.2 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 113
TABLE 57 NORTH AMERICA: PRE-COVID-19 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 113
FIGURE 38 NORTH AMERICA: MARKET SNAPSHOT, 2020 114
TABLE 58 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 114
TABLE 59 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY WIRED TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 60 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 61 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 62 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY COMPONENT, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 63 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY APPLICATION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 64 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 65 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 116
11.3.3 US 117
11.3.3.1 Rising need to upgrade aging infrastructure with strong focus on grid digitalization to propel market growth 117
TABLE 66 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN US, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 117
11.3.4 CANADA 118
11.3.4.1 Increasing domestic power consumption, along with allocation of funds to build improved infrastructure for meeting surging energy demand, to drive market growth 118
TABLE 67 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN CANADA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 118
11.3.5 MEXICO 119
11.3.5.1 Increasing focus on grid modernization to ensure delivery of reliable and secure energy to support utility communication market growth 119
TABLE 68 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MEXICO, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 119
11.4 EUROPE 119
11.4.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON EUROPEAN UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 120
11.4.2 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 120
TABLE 69 EUROPE: PRE-COVID-19 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 70 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 71 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY WIRED TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 72 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 73 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 74 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COMPONENT, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 75 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY APPLICATION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 76 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 122
TABLE 77 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 123
11.4.3 GERMANY 123
11.4.3.1 Increasing government initiatives toward T&D infrastructure development spur market growth 123
TABLE 78 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN GERMANY, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 123
11.4.4 FRANCE 124
11.4.4.1 Ongoing government support to promote use of renewable power sources to boost market growth 124
TABLE 79 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN FRANCE, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 124
11.4.5 UK 124
11.4.5.1 Rising need to monitor complex grids is fueling demand for utility communication solutions and associated services 124
TABLE 80 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN UK, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 125
11.4.6 SPAIN 125
11.4.6.1 Increasing number of metering projects and implementation of smart grids to promote market growth 125
TABLE 81 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SPAIN, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 125
11.4.7 ITALY 126
11.4.7.1 Escalating demand for new-generation smart meters encouraging market growth 126
TABLE 82 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ITALY, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 126
11.4.8 REST OF EUROPE 126
TABLE 83 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN REST OF EUROPE, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 126
11.5 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 127
11.5.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 127
11.5.2 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 127
TABLE 84 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA: PRE-COVID-19 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 85 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 86 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY WIRED TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 87 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 88 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 89 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY COMPONENT, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 90 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY APPLICATION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 91 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 129
TABLE 92 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 130
11.5.3 SAUDI ARABIA 130
11.5.3.1 Rising adoption of smart city solutions to drive market growth 130
TABLE 93 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SAUDI ARABIA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 131
11.5.4 UAE 131
11.5.4.1 Increasing investments in oil & gas industry to boost market growth 131
TABLE 94 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN UAE, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 131
11.5.5 IRAN 132
11.5.5.1 Surging requirement for smart grids to boost market growth 132
TABLE 95 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN IRAN, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 132
11.5.6 SOUTH AFRICA 132
11.5.6.1 Escalating need to modernize aging grid infrastructure to support market growth 132
TABLE 96 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AFRICA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 132
11.5.7 REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 133
TABLE 97 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN REST OF MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 133
11.6 SOUTH AMERICA 133
11.6.1 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON SOUTH AMERICAN UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 134
11.6.2 IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET 134
TABLE 98 SOUTH AMERICA: PRE-COVID-19 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 134
TABLE 99 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 134
TABLE 100 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY WIRED TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 101 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 102 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY UTILITY TYPE, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 135
TABLE 103 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY COMPONENT, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 136
TABLE 104 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY APPLICATION, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 136
TABLE 105 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 136
TABLE 106 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY COUNTRY, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 137
11.6.3 BRAZIL 137
11.6.3.1 Increasing investments in renewable energy sources to drive market growth 137
TABLE 107 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN BRAZIL, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 137
11.6.4 ARGENTINA 138
11.6.4.1 Growing focus on deployment of smart grids and increasing investments in oilfield communication technology to spur demand for utility communication solutions and services 138
TABLE 108 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN ARGENTINA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 138
11.6.5 REST OF SOUTH AMERICA 138
TABLE 109 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET IN REST OF SOUTH AMERICA, BY END USER, 2019-2026 (USD MILLION) 139

12 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 140
12.1 KEY PLAYERS STRATEGIES 140
TABLE 110 OVERVIEW OF TOP PLAYERS, JANUARY 2018-FEBRUARY 2021 140
12.2 MARKET SHARE OF TOP FIVE PLAYERS 142
TABLE 111 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: DEGREE OF COMPETITION 142
FIGURE 39 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET SHARE, 2019 143
12.3 MARKET EVALUATION FRAMEWORK 143
TABLE 112 MARKET EVALUATION FRAMEWORK (2018-2021) 144
12.4 REVENUE ANALYSIS OF TOP FIVE MARKET PLAYERS 145
FIGURE 40 TOP FIVE PLAYERS DOMINATED UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET FROM 2015 TO 2020 145
12.5 COMPANY EVALUATION MATRIX 146
12.5.1 STAR 146
12.5.2 EMERGING LEADER 146
12.5.3 PERVASIVE 146
12.5.4 PARTICIPANT 146
FIGURE 41 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, 2019 147
TABLE 113 COMPANY END USER FOOTPRINT 147
TABLE 114 COMPANY TECHNOLOGY FOOTPRINT 148
TABLE 115 COMPANY REGION FOOTPRINT 149
12.6 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 149
TABLE 116 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES AND EXPANSIONS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 149
TABLE 117 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: DEALS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 150
TABLE 118 UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 151

13 COMPANY PROFILES 152
13.1 MAJOR PLAYERS 152
(Business and financial overview, Products/solutions/services offered, Recent Developments, MNM view)* 13.1.1 ABB 152
TABLE 119 ABB: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 152
FIGURE 42 ABB: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 153
TABLE 120 ABB: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 155
TABLE 121 ABB: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 155
13.1.2 SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC 157
TABLE 122 SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 157
FIGURE 43 SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 158
TABLE 123 SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 159
13.1.3 GENERAL ELECTRIC 161
TABLE 124 GENERAL ELECTRIC: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 161
FIGURE 44 GENERAL ELECTRIC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 162
TABLE 125 GENERAL ELECTRIC: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 163
13.1.4 SIEMENS 164
TABLE 126 SIEMENS: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 164
FIGURE 45 SIEMENS: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 165
TABLE 127 SIEMENS: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 166
13.1.5 MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS 168
TABLE 128 MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 168
FIGURE 46 MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 169
TABLE 129 MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 170
TABLE 130 MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 171
13.1.6 LANDIS+GYR 173
TABLE 131 LANDIS+GYR: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 173
FIGURE 47 LANDIS+GYR: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 174
TABLE 132 LANDIS+GYR: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 175
TABLE 133 LANDIS+GYR: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: DEALS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 175
TABLE 134 LANDIS+GYR: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 176
13.1.7 SENSUS (XYLEM) 177
TABLE 135 SENSUS(XYLEM): BUSINESS OVERVIEW 177
FIGURE 48 SENSUS (XYLEM): COMPANY SNAPSHOT 178
TABLE 136 SENSUS (XYLEM): UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 179
13.1.8 ITRON 180
TABLE 137 ITRON: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 180
FIGURE 49 ITRON: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 181
13.1.9 TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON 182
TABLE 138 TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 182
FIGURE 50 TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 183
TABLE 139 TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET, PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 184
TABLE 140 TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: DEALS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 184
TABLE 141 TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 185
13.1.10 FUJITSU 186
TABLE 142 FUJITSU: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 186
FIGURE 51 FUJITSU: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 187
TABLE 143 FUJITSU: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: DEALS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 188
13.1.11 BLACK & VEATCH HOLDING 189
TABLE 144 BLACK & VEATCH HOLDING: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 189
TABLE 145 BLACK & VEATCH HOLDING: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 190
13.1.12 RIBBON COMMUNICATIONS 191
TABLE 146 RIBBON COMMUNICATIONS: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 191
FIGURE 52 RIBBON COMMUNICATIONS: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 191
TABLE 147 RIBBON COMMUNICATIONS: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 192
TABLE 148 RIBBON COMMUNICATIONS: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 192
13.1.13 NOKIA 193
TABLE 149 NOKIA: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 193
FIGURE 53 NOKIA: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 194
TABLE 150 NOKIA: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: OTHERS, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 195
13.1.14 DIGI INTERNATIONAL INC. 197
TABLE 151 DIGI INTERNATIONAL INC.: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 197
FIGURE 54 DIGI INTERNATIONAL INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 198
13.1.15 RAD 199
TABLE 152 RAD: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 199
TABLE 153 RAD: UTILITY COMMUNICATION MARKET: PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2018-MARCH 2021 200
13.1.16 TRILLIANT HOLDINGS 201
TABLE 154 TRILLIANT HOLDINGS: BUSINESS OVERVIEW 201
13.2 OTHER PLAYERS 202
13.2.1 ZTE 202
13.2.2 MILSOFT UTILITY SOLUTIONS 202
13.2.3 CISCO SYSTEMS 203
13.2.4 VALIANT COMMUNICATIONS 204
13.2.5 OPEN SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL 204
* Business and financial overview, Products/solutions/services offered, Recent Developments, MNM view might not be captured in case of unlisted companies. 14 APPENDIX 205
14.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 205
14.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 206
14.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 210
14.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 212
14.5 RELATED REPORTS 212
14.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 213