Table of Content


1 INTRODUCTION 11
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 11
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 11
1.3 MARKET SCOPE 12
1.4 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 12
1.5 CURRENCY 13
1.6 STAKEHOLDERS 13

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 14
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 14
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 15
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 16
2.1.2.1 Breakdown of primaries 16
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 17
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 19
2.3 MICROQUADRANT RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 21
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 22
2.5 LIMITATIONS 22

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 23

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 26
4.1 ATTRACTIVE MARKET OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET 26
4.2 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET: MARKET SHARE OF APPLICATIONS AND REGIONS, 2017 27
4.3 MARKET INVESTMENT SCENARIO 27

5 MARKET OVERVIEW AND INDUSTRY TRENDS 28
5.1 INTRODUCTION 28
5.2 ECOSYSTEM 28
5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 30
5.3.1 DRIVERS 31
5.3.1.1 Increasing need among enterprises to deliver QoE 31
5.3.1.2 Rising focus on delivering high bandwidth and low latency 31
5.3.2 RESTRAINTS 31
5.3.2.1 Lack of required infrastructure and deployment capabilities 31
5.3.3 OPPORTUNITIES 31
5.3.3.1 Opportunities for enterprises in emerging MEC application areas of AR/VR 31
5.3.3.2 New revenue stream for service providers 32
5.3.4 CHALLENGES 32
5.3.4.1 Integration of different technologies at the edge of mobile network 32

6 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET ANALYSIS, BY COMPONENT 33
6.1 INTRODUCTION 34
6.2 HARDWARE 35
6.2.1 SERVERS 35
6.2.2 ROUTERS 35
6.2.3 SWITCHES 35
6.2.4 CONTROLLERS 35
6.2.5 GATEWAYS 35
6.3 SOFTWARE 36
6.3.1 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING PLATFORM 36
6.3.2 APPLICATION SOFTWARE 36

7 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET ANALYSIS, BY APPLICATION 38
7.1 INTRODUCTION 39
7.2 LOCATION-BASED SERVICES 40
7.3 VIDEO SURVEILLANCE 41
7.4 UNIFIED COMMUNICATION 42
7.5 OPTIMIZED LOCAL CONTENT DISTRIBUTION 43
7.6 DATA ANALYTICS 44
7.7 ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING 45

8 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET ANALYSIS, BY ORGANIZATION SIZE 46
8.1 INTRODUCTION 47
8.2 SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES 48
8.3 LARGE ENTERPRISES 49

9 GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS 50
9.1 INTRODUCTION 51
9.2 NORTH AMERICA 52
9.3 EUROPE 54
9.4 ASIA PACIFIC 55
9.5 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 57
9.6 LATIN AMERICA 58
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10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 60
10.1 MICROQUADRANT OVERVIEW 60
10.1.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 60
10.1.2 INNOVATORS 60
10.1.3 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 60
10.1.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 60
10.2 COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING 62

11 COMPANY PROFILES 64
(Overview, Strength of Product Portfolio, Business Strategy, Excellence, and Recent Developments)*
11.1 ADLINK TECHNOLOGY, INC. 64
11.2 ADVANTECH CO., LTD. 67
11.3 ARTESYN EMBEDDED TECHNOLOGIES INC. 70
11.4 BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. 73
11.5 HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. 76
11.6 JUNIPER NETWORKS, INC. 79
11.7 NOKIA CORPORATION 81
11.8 SAGUNA NETWORKS LTD. 84
11.9 VAPOR IO, INC. 87
11.10 VASONA NETWORKS, INC. 89
*Details on Overview, Strength of Product Portfolio, Business Strategy, Excellence, and Recent Developments might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

12 APPENDIX 91
12.1 KEY INDUSTRY INSIGHTS 91
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 92
12.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 95
12.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 97
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 98
12.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 99



List of Figures




FIGURE 1 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET: MARKET SEGMENTATION 12
FIGURE 2 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 15
FIGURE 3 DATA TRIANGULATION 18
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 19
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 20
FIGURE 6 VENDOR ANALYSIS: CRITERIA WEIGHTAGE 21
FIGURE 7 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET: ASSUMPTIONS 22
FIGURE 8 SOFTWARE SEGMENT IS EXPECTED TO HOLD THE LARGER MARKET SHARE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 24
FIGURE 9 LARGE ENTERPRISES SEGMENT IS EXPECTED TO HOLD THE LARGER MARKET SHARE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 24
FIGURE 10 SEGMENTS WITH THE LARGEST SHARE OF THE MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET 25
FIGURE 11 NORTH AMERICA IS EXPECTED TO HOLD THE LARGEST MARKET SHARE IN 2017 25
FIGURE 12 INCREASING NEED FOR IMPROVING END-USER’S QOE AND FOCUS ON DELIVERING HIGH BANDWIDTH AND LOW LATENCY ARE CONTRIBUTING TO THE GROWTH OF THE MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET IN THE FORECAST PERIOD 26
FIGURE 13 LOCATION-BASED SERVICES AND NORTH AMERICA TO HAVE THE LARGEST MARKET SHARES IN 2017 27
FIGURE 14 ASIA PACIFIC IS EXPECTED TO EMERGE AS THE BEST MARKET FOR INVESTMENTS IN THE NEXT 5 YEARS 27
FIGURE 15 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING ECOSYSTEM 29
FIGURE 16 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 30
FIGURE 17 SOFTWARE SEGMENT IS EXPECTED TO HAVE A LARGER MARKET SIZE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 34
FIGURE 18 LOCATION-BASED SERVICES SEGMENT IS EXPECTED TO HAVE THE LARGEST MARKET SIZE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 39
FIGURE 19 LARGE ENTERPRISES SEGMENT IS EXPECTED TO HOLD A LARGER MARKET SIZE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 47
FIGURE 20 NORTH AMERICA IS EXPECTED TO HAVE THE LARGEST MARKET SIZE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD 51
FIGURE 21 NORTH AMERICA: MARKET SNAPSHOT 52
FIGURE 22 ASIA PACIFIC: MARKET SNAPSHOT 55
FIGURE 23 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, 2017 61
FIGURE 24 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO IN THE MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET (10 PLAYERS) 62
FIGURE 25 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE ADOPTED IN THE MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET (10 PLAYERS) 63
FIGURE 26 ADLINK TECHNOLOGY, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 64
FIGURE 27 ADVANTECH CO., LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 67
FIGURE 28 BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 73
FIGURE 29 HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 76
FIGURE 30 JUNIPER NETWORKS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 79
FIGURE 31 NOKIA CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 81

 

List of Tables




TABLE 1 UNITED STATES DOLLAR EXCHANGE RATE, 2014–2016 13
TABLE 2 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY COMPONENT 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 34
TABLE 3 HARDWARE: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 36
TABLE 4 SOFTWARE: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 37
TABLE 5 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 39
TABLE 6 LOCATION-BASED SERVICES: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 40
TABLE 7 VIDEO SURVEILLANCE: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022(USD MILLION) 41
TABLE 8 UNIFIED COMMUNICATION: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 42
TABLE 9 OPTIMIZED LOCAL CONTENT DISTRIBUTION: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 43
TABLE 10 DATA ANALYTICS: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 44
TABLE 11 ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 45
TABLE 12 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY ORGANIZATION SIZE 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 47
TABLE 13 SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 48
TABLE 14 LARGE ENTERPRISES: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 49
TABLE 15 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY REGION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 51
TABLE 16 NORTH AMERICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY COMPONENT, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 53
TABLE 17 NORTH AMERICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 53
TABLE 18 NORTH AMERICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY ORGANIZATION SIZE, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 53
TABLE 19 EUROPE: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY COMPONENT 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 54
TABLE 20 EUROPE: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 54
TABLE 21 EUROPE: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY ORGANIZATION SIZE, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 55
TABLE 22 ASIA PACIFIC: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY COMPONENT 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 56
TABLE 23 ASIA PACIFIC: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 56
TABLE 24 ASIA PACIFIC: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY ORGANIZATION SIZE, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 56
TABLE 25 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE BY COMPONENT, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 57
TABLE 26 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 57
TABLE 27 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE BY ORGANIZATION SIZE, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 58
TABLE 28 LATIN AMERICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY COMPONENT, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 58
TABLE 29 LATIN AMERICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 59
TABLE 30 LATIN AMERICA: MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET SIZE, BY ORGANIZATION SIZE, 2015–2022 (USD MILLION) 59
TABLE 31 MOBILE EDGE COMPUTING MARKET VENDOR RANKING, 2017 61