This report presents a complete analysis of the C4ISR market across the projected period. It provides an analysis of the factors driving the market, the challenges faced by the industry, and the factors restraining the growth of the market. It also discusses the key industry trends, market trends, and technology trends that influence the C4ISR market. It provides a complete sizing of the C4ISR market for the next five years and talks about the market share by different sub-sectors. It provides insights into regional trends on spending, analyzes the market size by region, and also provides data on spending patterns by sub-sector. It tracks, analyzes, and lays out the market size of the major defense spenders in each region and provides the market share by platforms, applications and technology. It talks about the leading competitors in the C4ISR market; and apart from a general overview of the companies, it also provides details on their financial position, key products, and market trends in forecast period.
The C4ISR market is expected to grow steadily despite budgetary pressure among western nations. There will be increased demand for networked communications, national C2, sensor upgrades, space capability, intelligence, and electronic warfare systems among emerging and developing countries. Unmanned vehicles of all types, and software defined radio are the areas of focus area. The C4ISR market is estimated to be the $102 billion in 2014, and expected to reach $133 billion by 2020 with a CAGR of 4.52%.
In ISR market, electro optic systems plays major role. It is increasingly being used by defense forces around the world. The versatility offered by electro optic systems is vital for defense, homeland security, and aerospace segments. The C4ISR electro optics market is projected to be $4.34 billion in 2014 and is expected to register a CAGR of 4.55% to reach $5.66 billion by 2020.
The growth for the C4ISR electro optic systems will be driven by increasing usage of electro optic systems in surveillance operations. Border protection agencies are using electro optic equipment to monitor and prevent intrusion attempts. Electro optic infrared systems are being used as a complement for radar systems on land and ships. Electro optic systems acting as a complement for radar systems on land are effective in tracking stealth aircraft and low observable missiles. In naval platforms, electro optic systems are finding increasing use in next generation close in weapon system (CIWS). CIWS use electro optic systems as a complement for radars for target acquisition and engagement. The report analyzes the C4ISR market, with respect to defense application, the sub segments considered are communication, command & control, ISR, computers, and Electronic warfare.
The analysis by geography includes application-level breakdown across geographic regions such as North America, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific (APAC), Europe, and the Rest of the World (RoW). The main market players in this sector are identified for competitive analysis. The breakdown by country includes their respective C4SIR programs, the primary industry participants of the program, and the scope of the program. Country-wise analysis also includes application-level analysis of C4ISR market.
The profile of primary companies of the market includes the financial details, developments with respect to the C4ISR market, and their geographic trends. The MNM views, key strategy and SWOT analysis of the companies is available in the report.