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Wi-Fi Hotspot Market by Components (Wireless Hotspot Gateways, Wireless Hotspot Controllers and Mobile Hotspot Devices), by Software, by Services, by End Users, by Verticals, & by Regions - Global forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: May 2015
Report Code: TC 3389

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The enterprises usually face challenges when it comes to deploy a wireless Local Area Network (WLAN), because they have small IT staff size, and tight budget. Wi-Fi Hotspot solutions enable both large enterprises and SMEs to manage their networks at a cost efficient manner. Deployment of Wi-Fi through cloud reduces the Wi-Fi cost, and also enables the companies to enjoy more security and flexibility. This market is witnessing a surge in deployment due to high demand of Wi-Fi in different verticals, as it supports a numerous business-critical mobility applications. The growing demand of mobility and cloud applications and emergence of internet of things is driving the deployment of Wi-Fi Hotspot and upgrades of enterprise networks.

This report spans the overall structure of the Wi-Fi Hotspot market and provides premium insights that can help software vendors, network operators, telecom service providers, equipment manufacturers, third-party providers, and managed service providers to identify the need of large and small organizations (end users) along with exhibiting the gaps for telecom services provider, and network operators. The report analyzes the growth rate and penetration of Wi-Fi Hotspot across all the major regions.

The global Wi-Fi Hotspot market report is segmented on the basis of components, software, services, end users, vertical, and regions. The technologies are further categorized into wireless hotspot controllers, mobile hotspot devices and wireless hotspot gateways. On the basis of Software solutions the market is defined as centralized hotspot management, Wi-Fi security software, Wi-Fi hotspot billing software and cloud based hotspot management market. The services are segmented as professional services, integration and installation services, managed services and consulting services. Further, the type of users is categorized into enterprises, communication service providers and network operators and government.

The global Wi-Fi Hotspot market report analyzes global adoption trends, future growth potentials, key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and best practices in this market. The report also examines growth potential market sizes and revenue forecasts across different regions as well as user segments. The notable players in this market, who contributes to the major share, include Aruba Networks, Aptilo Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Ericsson, Nokia Networks, iPASS Inc., Boingo Wireless, and Ruckus Wireless.
Scope of the Report

This research report categorizes the Wi-Fi Hotspot market into the following segments:

Global Market, By Component

  • Wireless hotspot gateways
  • Wireless hotspot controllers
  • Mobile hotspot devices

Global Market, By Software

  • Centralized hotspot management
  • Wi-Fi security software
  • Wi-Fi hotspot billing software
  • Cloud based hotspot management

Global Market, By Service

  • Professional service
  • Installation and integration services
  • Consulting services
  • Managed services

Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market, By Vertical

  • Telecom and IT
  • Financial services
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Transportation
  • Retail
  • Others

Global Market, By End User

  • Communication service providers & network operators
  • Enterprises
  • Government

Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market, By Region

  • North America
  • Europe
  • APAC
  • MEA
  • Latin America

Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 15)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Year
           1.3.3 Currency
    1.4 Stakeholders
    1.5 Limitations

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 18)
    2.1 Introduction
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.4 Market Share Estimation
           2.4.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.4.2 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.4.2.1 Key Industry Insights
           2.4.3 Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 26)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 32)
    4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities
    4.2 Wi-Fi Hotspot: Services Market
    4.3 Software and Services in the Wi-Fi Hotspot Market (NA)
    4.4 Life Cycle Analysis, By Region (2015)

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 36)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Evolution
    5.3 Market Segmentation
                    5.3.1.1 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market, By Components
                    5.3.1.2 Market, By Software
                    5.3.1.3 Market, By Services
    5.4 Market Dynamics
           5.4.1 Drivers
                    5.4.1.1 Increasing Use of Cell Phones and Smart Devices
                    5.4.1.2 Growing Adoption of Wi-Fi Hotspots By the Retail, Hospitality and Education Sectors
                    5.4.1.3 Adoption of Carrier Wi-Fi By the Network Operators for Data Traffic Offload
           5.4.2 Restraints
                    5.4.2.1 Meeting the Bandwidth Requirement of the Applications
                    5.4.2.2 Security Issues
           5.4.3 Opportunities
                    5.4.3.1 Mobile Hotspot
                    5.4.3.2 Developing Economies of APAC and MEA
           5.4.4 Challenges
                    5.4.4.1 Authenticating to the Hotspot Provider
                    5.4.4.2 Radio Frequency Range and Multipath Interference

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 45)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value Chain Analysis
    6.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.3.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.3.3 Threat From New Entrants
           6.3.4 Threat From Substitutes
           6.3.5 Intensity of Rivalry

7 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Analysis, By Component (Page No. - 51)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Wireless Hotspot Gateways
    7.3 Wireless Hotspot Controllers
    7.4 Mobile Hotspot Devices

8 Market Analysis, By Software (Page No. - 57)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Centralized Hotspot Management
    8.3 Wi-Fi Security Software
    8.4 Wi-Fi Hotspot Billing Software
    8.5 Cloud Based Hotspot Management

9 Market Analysis, By Service (Page No. - 64)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Professional Services
    9.3 Installation and Integration Services
    9.4 Consulting Services
    9.5 Managed Services

10 Market Analysis, By End User (Page No. - 71)
     10.1 Introduction
     10.2 Communication Service Provider & Network Operators
     10.3 Enterprises
     10.4 Government

11 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Analysis, By Vertical (Page No. - 77)
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Telecom & IT
     11.3 Financial Services
     11.4 Education
     11.5 Healthcare
     11.6 Hospitality
     11.7 Transportation
     11.8 Retail
     11.9 Others

12 Geographic Analysis (Page No. - 88)
     12.1 Introduction
     12.2 North America
     12.3 Europe
     12.4 Asia-Pacific
     12.5 Middle East and Africa
     12.6 Latin America

13 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 115)
     13.1 Overview
     13.2 Product Portfolio Comparison
     13.3 Battle for Market Share, 2010-2014
     13.4 Competitive Situation and Trends
     13.5 Ecosystem and Roles
             13.5.1 End User Analysis
                        13.5.1.1 the Wi-Fi Enabled Equipment Shipments is Expected to Reach 4.9 Billion By 2017
                        13.5.1.2 Proportion of Smart Phones
                        13.5.1.3 Proliferation of Devices Used for Connectivity
     13.6 New Product Launches
     13.7 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations, and Joint Ventures
     13.8 Mergers & Acquisitions

14 Company Profiles (Page No. - 134)
     14.1 Introduction
     14.2 Aruba Networks
             14.2.1 Business Overview
             14.2.2 Products
             14.2.3 Key Strategies
             14.2.4 Recent Developments
             14.2.5 SWOT Analysis
             14.2.6 MnM View
     14.3 Aptilo Networks
             14.3.1 Business Overview
             14.3.2 Solutions
             14.3.3 Key Strategies
             14.3.4 Recent Developments
             14.3.5 SWOT Analysis
             14.3.6 MnM View
     14.4 Alcatel-Lucent
             14.4.1 Business Overview
             14.4.2 Products
             14.4.3 Key Strategies
             14.4.4 Recent Developments
             14.4.5 SWOT Analysis
             14.4.6 MnM View
     14.5 Ruckus Wireless
             14.5.1 Business Overview
             14.5.2 Products
             14.5.3 Key Strategies
             14.5.4 Recent Developments
             14.5.5 SWOT Analysis
             14.5.6 MnM View
     14.6 Cisco Systems Inc.
             14.6.1 Business Overview
             14.6.2 Products
             14.6.3 Key Strategies
             14.6.4 Recent Developments
             14.6.5 SWOT Analysis
             14.6.6 MnM View
     14.7 Ericsson
             14.7.1 Business Overview
             14.7.2 Products
             14.7.3 Key Strategies
             14.7.4 Recent Developments
             14.7.5 MnM View
     14.8 Netgear
             14.8.1 Business Overview
             14.8.2 Products
             14.8.3 Key Strategies
             14.8.4 Recent Developments
             14.8.5 MnM View
     14.9 Boingo Wireless, Inc.
             14.9.1 Business Overview
             14.9.2 Products
             14.9.3 Key Strategies
             14.9.4 Recent Developments
             14.9.5 MnM View
     14.10 Nokia Networks
             14.10.1 Business Overview
             14.10.2 Products
             14.10.3 Key Strategies
             14.10.4 Recent Developments
             14.10.5 MnM View
     14.11 Ipass, Inc.
             14.11.1 Business Overview
             14.11.2 Products
             14.11.3 Key Strategies
             14.11.4 Recent Developments
             14.11.5 MnM View

15 Appendix (Page No. - 166)
     15.1 Insights of Industry Experts
     15.2 Discussion Guide
     15.3 Introducing RT: Real-Time Market Intelligence
     15.4 Available Customizations
     15.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (66 Tables)

Table 1 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By Type, 2013–2020 ($Million)
Table 2 Wi-Fi Hotspot-As-A-Service Resolves Various Flaws of WOC
Table 3 High Initial Investment Restraining the Wi-Fi Hotspot Adoption
Table 4 Hybrid Networks A Huge Opportunity for Wi-Fi Hotspot Market
Table 5 Up gradation of Legacy Systems is A Major Challenge for the Market
Table 6 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 7 Wireless Hotspot Gateways Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 8 Wireless Hotspot Controllers Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 9 Mobile Hotspot Devices Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 10 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By Software, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 11 Centralized Hotspot Management: Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 12 Wi-Fi Security Software Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 13 Wi-Fi Hotspot Billing Software: Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 14 Cloud Based Hotspot Management: Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 15 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 16 Professional Services Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 17 Installation and Integration Services Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 18 Consulting Services Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 19 Managed Services Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 20 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By End User, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 21 Market Size for Communication Service Provider & Network Operators, By Region, 2013-2020  ($Million)
Table 22 Market Size for Enterprises, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 23 Market Size for Government, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 24 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By Vertical, 2013-2020  ($Million)
Table 25 Telecom & IT Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 26 Financial Services Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 27 Education Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 28 Healthcare Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 29 Hospitality Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 30 Transportation Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 31 Retail Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 32 Other Verticals Market Size,  By Region, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 33 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Size, By Region, 2013-2020 ($Billion)
Table 34 North America: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 35 North America: Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 36 North America: Market Size, By Software, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 37 North America: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 38 North America: Market Size, By End User, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 39 North America: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 40 Europe: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 41 Europe: Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 42 Europe: Market Size, By Software, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 43 Europe: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 44 Europe: Market Size, By End User, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 45 Europe: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 46 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 47 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 48 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Software, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 49 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 50 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By End User, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 51 Asia-Pacific: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 52 MEA: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 53 MEA: Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 54 MEA: Market Size, By Software, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 55 MEA: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 56 MEA: Market Size, By End User, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 57 MEA: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 58 Latin America: Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 59 Latin America: Market Size, By Component, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 60 Latin America: Market Size, By Software, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 61 Latin America: Market Size, By Service, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 62 Latin America: Market Size, By End User, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 63 Latin America: Market Size, By Vertical, 2013-2020 ($Million)
Table 64 New Product Launched, 2012-2014
Table 65 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations, and  Joint Ventures, 2010–2014
Table 66 Mergers & Acquisitions, 2010–2014
 
 
List of Figures (47 Figures)
 
Figure 1 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market: Research Methodology
Figure 2 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 4 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market: Assumptions
Figure 5 Market Segmentation
Figure 6 The Growing Mobile Services is Driving the Demand of Wi-Fi Hotspot in APAC, 2015
Figure 7 Wireless Hotspot Gateways is Covering the Maximum Growth of Wi-Fi Hotspot Component Market (2015 vs. 2020)
Figure 8 New Product Launches and Mergers & Acquisitions to Be the Differentiating Trend for the Top Companies, 2010-2014
Figure 9 Introduction of BYOD Trend in Enterprises is Pushing the Wi-Fi Hotspot Market
Figure 10 Consulting Services Contributes to the Largest Market Share
Figure 11 Centralized Hotspot Management Contributing to 31% of the Total Wi-Fi Hotspot Market
Figure 12 APAC Market Witnessing the Fastest Growth Due to Development of Network Infrastructure
Figure 13 Wi-Fi Hotspot Market Segmentation: By Components
Figure 14 Market Segmentation: By Software
Figure 15 Market Segmentation: By Services
Figure 16 Introduction of Wi-Fi Hotspot-As-A-Service is Driving the Wi-Fi Hotspot Market
Figure 17 Value Chain Analysis
Figure 18 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 19 Wireless Hotspot Gateways Leads the Market
Figure 20 Centralized Hotspot Management is Expected to Dominate the Market
Figure 21 Consulting Services are Expected to Dominate the Market
Figure 22 Communication Service Provider & Network Operators Segment is Expected to Be the Largest Market in the Market
Figure 23 Hospitality is Expected to Dominate the Wi-Fi Hotspot Market During 2015-2020
Figure 24 The Growing Internet and Mobile Services are Driving the Demand of Wi-Fi Hotspot in APAC
Figure 25 North America Snapshot: Demand Will Be Driven By the Growing Internet and Mobile Services
Figure 26 Asia-Pacific Snapshot: Demand Will Be Driven By the Growing Mobile Services and IT Infrastructure
Figure 27 Companies Adopted New Product Launches and Acquisitions as the Key Growth Strategy Over the Last 4 Years
Figure 28 Global Wi-Fi Hotspot Market, Product Category Mapping
Figure 29 Battle for Market Share: New Product Launches and Mergers & Acquisitions Was the Key Strategy
Figure 30 Market Evaluation Framework - Significant New Product Launches, Mergers and Acquisitions Have Fueled Growth and Innovation in 2012 and 2014
Figure 31 Ecosystem
Figure 32 Geographic Revenue Mix of Top 5 Market Players
Figure 33 Aruba Networks: Company Snapshot
Figure 34 Aruba Networks: SWOT Analysis
Figure 35 Aptilo Networks: Company Snapshot
Figure 36 Aptilo Networks: SWOT Analysis
Figure 37 Alcatel-Lucent: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 Alcatel-Lucent: SWOT Analysis
Figure 39 Ruckus Wireless: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 Ruckus Wireless: SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 Cisco Systems Inc.: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 Cisco Systems Inc.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 43 Ericsson: Company Snapshot
Figure 44 Netgear: Company Snapshot
Figure 45 Boingo Wireless, Inc.: Company Snapshot
Figure 46 Nokia Networks: Company Snapshot
Figure 47 Ipass, Inc.: Company Snapshot

The increasing mobility in business due to introduction of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend, growing number of business and vertical specific mobile applications, and development of advanced network infrastructure are driving the evolution of Wi-Fi Hotspot market. The Wi-Fi Hotspot is a crucial part of the enterprises, communication service providers, and network operators as the complete data transmission, smooth delivery and visibility of applications over Wi-Fi are critical for the businesses. The increasing number of mobile devices and smartphones by the employees is a key factor changing the business outlook in the digital world. The employees are using their personal devices to access the business networks and thus consuming more and more bandwidth. Now to resolve this issue and make the business transactions smoother within the organization, organizations are deploying Wi-Fi Hotspot solutions.

The number of connected devices across the world is expected to grow enormously in the coming years which in turn will be responsible for increasing the complexity of the networks. To tackle this situation and in order to make a mark in the dynamic telecom environment, adoption of Wi-Fi Hotspot solutions by communication service providers and network operators is expected to rise significantly in the coming years. Enterprises and cloud service providers are also in their initial phase of deploying and leveraging Wi-Fi Hotspot solution in order to keep track of their networks which comprise enterprise connected devices. All the above mentioned factors are expected to accelerate the growth in the adoption of Wi-Fi Hotspot solutions globally.

Moreover, the introduction of IEEE 802.11 ac family of standards is a great opportunity for the growth of the Wi-Fi Hotspot market. This 802.11 ac wireless local area network (WLAN) offers promising high speed wireless transmission that can scale up to 1Gbps, and that is why 802.11 ac family standards are rapidly penetrating the market. The increase in business and vertical-specific mobile applications such as Oracle BI and SAP based vertical solutions, enterprises are pushed to adopt solutions to manage their applications over the network, as well as maintain its security.

Wi-Fi Hotspot enables these enterprises to maintain all mobile devices and smartphones, accessing the network ensuring network security. In the current business scenario, most of the organizations are facing problem of high performance integrated services, in terms of optimizing network performance. To unravel this issue of network and infrastructure performance, companies are adopting Wi-Fi Hotspot solution, as it is less costly and more efficient than traditional services.

The rapid and exponential growth in the digitalization of various enterprises, businesses, and organizations has resulted in increase in demand for Wi-Fi Hotspot. However, many large enterprises, organizations and government entities are transforming their traditional business operations into high performance integrated business processes with the help of Wi-Fi Hotspot. Major players in the Wi-Fi Hotspot market are Aruba Networks, Cisco, Alcatel-Lucent, Ruckus Wireless, and Ericsson. These players along with the other present in the market are expected to make a big impact in this rapidly growing marketplace in the next five years.

MarketsandMarkets forecasts the Wi-Fi Hotspot market is expected to grow from $1,510 Million in 2015 to $3,325 Million by 2020, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 17.1%. The market research report outlines the key trends, and market sizing and forecasting for various emerging sub-segments of the market. The report also emphasizes on key global adoption trends, future growth potential submarkets, key drivers, competitive outlook, restraints, and opportunities of Wi-Fi Hotspot ecosystem. It also provides insights into the current and future revenues of market from 2015 to 2020 and is aimed to provide the reader with an understanding of market drivers, current and upcoming players, and competitive landscape.

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