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400 million smart home energy management devices will be shipped globally in five years. IMS Research analyzes the impact this will have connectivity suppliers.
While America leads fractional horsepower (FHP) motors sold in medical applications, the Asia Pacific region, especially China, is closing the gap because of their growing and aging population.
The PV inverter market has slowed down from 2011, but several companies could make a positive impact, particularly in markets like China, India, and the United States where growth is still likely.
Both 2010 and 2011 set record growth levels in the industrial motor controls market, with shipments in 2011 increasing 22.3%.
The market for industrial automation electronics equipment had a strong year in 2011, growing revenues by 12.1%
The EU's transition to IE2 efficiency low voltage motors has been challenging because of the EU's inability to force compliance.
Machinery production for China in 2010 was strong, growing by 28.2%. 2011 saw a strong start in the beginning of the year before dropping in the final six months to 17%.
Safety networking is on the rise, especially in Asia, but not as fast as total networking on a global level.
The linear motor market is set for a recovery, but the recovery may lead to yet another downturn by the end of 2012.
In light of the PV industry taking a hit in 2011 IMS Research revisits some of their past predictions and what they project for the industry in 2012.
China's growing demand for raw materials in South America has had a positive impact in the medium voltage market there, particularly in Brazil. Chile and Peru are also projected to be among the...
With feed-in tariffs (FiT) declared illegal by the UK's High Court, the PV market is in a state of flux with one of its major assets no longer being a factor.
Direct drive torque motors have a greater presence in the marketplace, but overall their impact and potential threat to gearboxes is limited.
Bluetooth joining with NFC technology will prove advantageous for both groups as they look to make greater strides in the phone market.
While people are becoming more environmentally aware and conscious, this hasn't led to a transition away from the pneumatics sector. It is, however, having an effect on how pneumatics are designed.