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Emerging Thermal Barrier Coating Technologies in Turbines : New trends in materials and deposition methods open up opportunities for next-generation thermal barrier coatings in turbines Thermal barrier coatings (TBCs) are key protective coatings that protect turbine components from oxidation and corrosion. These coatings also increase...

Executive Summary Imbalance in population: The population of Indonesia is unevenly distributed. It is forecast that by 2025, Java is likely to continue to hold the largest share of the country’s population. -Sub-optimal GDP performance: Indonesia has had a steady GDP growth. However, structural weaknesses such as infrastructure...

Airports as a Catalyst of Change : Being the Face of Change will be Critical to Success This research service is on the interesting trends and developments in the aviation industry in emerging markets and how airports are acting as agents of change. The study describes the four major elements of change, namely, growth, profitability,...

Customer Experience Management Study—Australia’s Residential Electricity Sector 2015 : Benchmarking the Industry Excellence in Delivering Superior Customer Experience In this Customer Experience Management study for Australia's residential electricity sector, Frost & Sullivan explores the relationship of the experiences provided by...

Encouraging Innovation: Fueling the Intellectual Property Engine This report focuses on creativity and innovation in the workplace, and follows an earlier report on the future of work. See Intellectual Property Workers: The Impact on Network Operators, (SPIE 2015-11) March 2015. In particular, it explores why exercises in innovation...

2015 US Auto Technicians' Choice—Replacement Parts : Industry Convergence and Growth in the US Automotive Aftermarket The objective of this research was to identify trends within the aftermarket market for batteries, tires, motor oils, and brake pads, measure factors driving product selection, identify brand use and preference trends...

US Prime Power Generators Market Analysis : Analysis of Developing Regions and Their Key Market Dynamics Increased power demand and limited grid access due to insufficient infrastructure, along with more severe and unpredictable weather disasters are likely to drive the demand for prime power generator sets during 2016–2020. This market...

The Global Future of Work—The Future Place and Structure of Work : Trade, Technology, and Transparency to Shape the Workplace in 2025 The Global Future of Work—The Future Place and Structure of Work applies a multi-faceted approach to answering the question: where will work take place in 2025? Topics include international trends, such...

Key Findings Driven by lower crude oil price, slowdown in Chinese economy, and continued Eurozone crisis, the DCS market slowed down by % in 2014 and is expected to further slow down in 2015. However, the market is expected to register steady growth from 2016 onwards because of the anticipated recovery of the global economic...

Analysis of the Asia-Pacific Managed Security Services Market : Moving beyond Traditional Services to Advanced Detection and Remediation Capabilities An increasingly sophisticated security landscape is challenging the validity of many enterprises’ IT setups, forcing them to seek providers of complementary and advanced services. This...

Gulf Cooperation Council Mobile Value Added Services Market : Applications to Capture the Wallet Share of Customers This is a study on the Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS) market in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Region in 2014. It analyzes market trends, MVAS products, and trends in the 6 countries in the region and the market...

Role of Internet Penetration in Economic Development : How to Prioritize a Collaborative Approach to Bridge the Digital Divide in Emerging Markets? The information technology and mobile phone revolution is bringing much needed economic change to emerging countries. However, the pace of growth requires rapid acceleration. As of 2014,...

Blockchain—What You Need to Know : Decentralization Is Disrupting Vertical Industries Blockchains are a new data structure that is secure, cryptography-based, and distributed across a network. The technology supports cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, and the transfer of any data or digital asset. Spearheaded by Bitcoin, blockchains...

The Internet of Things (IoT): How Real is It Today? Executive Summary This is the first Stratecast report focused on the Internet of Things (IoT), which generates Big Data from networks of connected devices and equipment, and uses it to optimize business operations and customer experiences. The report is designed to speak...

Analysis of Wood Coatings Market in NA and Europe : Rebound of the Residential Construction Market and Stringent Environmental Regulations will Accelerate Growth This research service analyzes the European and North American market for wood coatings and resins. The product segments covered are wood coatings by regions, technologies...

Connectivity in Context—M2M in the World of Cyber-Physical Production : Business Process Efficiency, Operation Optimisation, and Customer Acquisition to Drive Large-Scale M2M Adoption The industrial machine-to-machine (M2M) market is an increasingly important source of growth for mobile operators and network service providers. It is allowing...

Automated Passport Control in North America : A Young Market Reaching its Saturation Point? A new innovation for pre-screening travelers at airports has been in use in North America since 2013. Automated passport control kiosks were introduced into the airports by the US Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection...

Malaysia E-Commerce Market : New Frontier of Growth The study focusses on the Malaysian e-commerce market. It covers the evolution of the market in Malaysia and the market size, and breaks it into key product categories. It discusses the e-commerce business by fixed and mobile networks, including key driving factors. It provides an...

Analysis of the Medical Imaging Market in Selected ASEAN Countries : Growth and Trends in CT, MR, PET, and SPECT Modalities This research service provides an analysis of the medical imaging market in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. It provides a detailed analysis of current trends, market size, revenue forecasts, and drivers...

Global 2G Network Shutdown : The Rapid Decline of the 2G Technology Globally, cellular networks are constantly evolving with customers looking for advanced digital services. Wireless technologies have evolved from 2nd generation to 4th generation and now global standards are being developed for 5th generation. Operators across the globe...

5th Generation Networks : A Whole New World of Communications The 5th generation of telecom networks opens up a whole new world of communications that primarily focuses on object-to-object communications. The communication requirements of IoT are very different from human communication. IoT requires extremely low latencies and high...

Customer Experience Management Study—Australia’s Private Health Insurance Sector 2015 : Benchmarking the Industry Excellence in Delivering Superior Customer Experience In this customer experience management study on the Australian private health insurance sector, Frost & Sullivan explores the relationship between the different experiences...

Analysis of the Russian Welding Equipment and Consumables Market : Investments in Energy and Construction Sectors Expected to Cause Surge in Revenues This research service covers the status of the Russian welding market and examines key growth drivers and restraints. An analysis by product and by end-user industry is provided. In addition,...

Analysis of the Global Enterprise Video Platforms Market : Market Revenue is Expected to Double by 2019 The past year has been an exciting one for the enterprise video platforms market. This study takes a closer look into what is a dynamic and fast-growing market. The growing number of millennials in the workplace, shifting workplace...

By 2025, the combined value of IoT technologies could reach more than $6 trillion. So, it would seem imperative that the market understand what Big Data, AI, and machine learning are, and how they can work together. This Stratecast report briefly discusses exactly that, and presents results that a growing number of organizations are achieving,...

Government Blending Mandates Drive Bioethanol Demand This market insight analyses the use of biomass in Africa for the production of industrial and fuel ethanol. After a brief overview of the global bioethanol market, the study focuses on the African market, as well as selects raw materials used in bioethanol production. These...

The global human plasma-derived therapeutics market is expected to experience a surge in demand due to an increase in the awareness of diseases and therapeutic options. The plasma-derived therapeutics market is segmented into albumin, immunoglobulins, coagulation factors, and other haemotologicals. The segments are discussed with supporting...

Market Due Diligence and Strategy Considerations The US healthcare industry is undergoing a major transition toward value-based care, affecting all its stakeholders. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are steering this transition by developing policies and alternative payment models that affect all reimbursements...

This study analyses the regulatory environment concerning telecommunications in selected countries within the African continent. The aim of the research is to assess the impact of regulations on the development of the telecommunications market in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa. The key objectives are to provide an overview of developments...

Shifts to how healthcare is delivered, where it is delivered, and how it is paid for are necessitating adoption of innovative tools for managing information. A key challenge is to appropriately assess the importance of various quantitative metrics, as well as correlate with qualitative recommendations and patient history. The voluminous forms...