[95 Pages Report] The global Autonomous Agents Market was valued $345 million in 2019 and expected to reach $2,992 million by 2024 at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 54% during the forecast period.
Increased automation and agility, need for delivering enhanced customer experience, and increased cost savings and return on investment are some of the major growth factors for the autonomous agents industry.
On-premises deployment of autonomous agents solutions requires initial high investment by organizations, though it does not require incremental costs throughout the ownership, as in the case of cloud deployment type. Moreover, security concern associated with private data of customers is a major reason for the adoption of on-premises deployment over the cloud. These types of deployments are popular across large-sized enterprises.
The IT and telecom industry is characterized with increased complexity of communication networks to support advanced technologies, such as software defined - wide area network, and network function virtualization. The vertical has an increased demand for intelligent and optimized network operations to cater to the demand of communication service providers. The vertical is integrating autonomous agents, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning to automate their network operations and enhance the consumer experience. Autonomous agents are able to optimize the network operations and enable autonomous network operations. However, though the majority of AI in these applications are restricted to statistical analysis and big data tools, autonomous agents are expected to have high demand over the forecast period.
Asia Pacific to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period
The companies operating in the APAC region would benefit from the flexible economic conditions, industrialization and globalization policies of the governments, and the expanding digitalization, which is expected to have a huge impact on the business community in the region. The other emerging economies, such as India, Singapore, and Malaysia are looking forward to integrating new technologies into their businesses. These developments show that the APAC region is well-versed in adopting autonomous agents across various verticals, with a major focus on BFSI, and IT and telecom verticals. The companies in this region practicing strategy of increasing its customer base through acquisitions and partnerships with the significant players in the autonomous agents market.
Major vendors in the autonomous agents market include Oracle (US), IBM (US), SAP (Germany), AWS (US), SAS (US), Infosys (India), Nuance Communications (US), FICO (US), Fetch.AI (UK), Affectiva (US), Intel (US), Salesforce (US), Aptiv (Ireland), Google (US) and Microsoft (US).
SAS is one of the key players in the autonomous agents market. The company concentrates on innovating the core focus areas, such as advanced analytics, visualization, customer intelligence, data management, risk management, and fraud and security intelligence. For instance, in March 2017, SAS upgraded its Visual Analytics solution that would run on a new architecture, SAS Viya. The company has been taking various initiatives to enhance its AI offerings to achieve a competitive advantage. For instance, SAS, in October 2017, made enhancements to its SAS Viya platform, where it embedded AI capabilities to meet the changing demand for AI-powered solutions and services of the industry. This platform is designed to help data scientists, analysts, and developers achieve insights from a large volume of data. Hence, by making enhancements to its SAS Viya platform, SAS Institute focuses on delivering AI capabilities, such as image recognition, Natural Language Understanding (NLU), and deep learning.
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Autonomous Agents Market Size in 2024
USD 2992 million
54% From 2022-2024
Deployment Type, Organization Size, Vertical, and Region
North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW)
Oracle (US), IBM (US), SAP (Germany), AWS (US), SAS (US), Infosys (India), Nuance Communications (US), FICO (US), Fetch.AI (UK), Affectiva (US), Intel (US), Salesforce (US), Aptiv (Ireland), Google (US) and Microsoft (US)
The research report categorizes the autonomous agents market to forecast the revenues and analyze the trends in each of the following subsegments:
What does Autonomous Agents market mean?
Autonomous agents are defined as software programs that act independent of direct instruction from the end user and respond to event in an environment. They are advanced versions of enterprises Artificial Intelligence (AI) and act of behalf of and in the interest of their end users. Autonomous agents are applied in area that require continuous data analysis monitoring and reactions to events.
What are the top trends in Autonomous Agents market?
Who are the prominent players in the Autonomous Agents market?
Oracle, IBM, SAP, AWS, SAS, Infosys, Nuance Communications, FICO, Fetch.AI, Affectiva, Intel, Salesforce, Aptiv, Google and Microsoft
What is the Autonomous Agents market size?
The autonomous agents market expected to grow from USD 345 million in 2019 to USD 2,992 million by 2024, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 54% during the forecast period. Increased automation and agility, need for delivering enhanced customer experience, and increased cost savings and return on investment are some of the major growth factors for the autonomous agents industry.
What are the major Autonomous Agents verticals?
BFSI, IT and Telecom, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Transportation and Mobility, Others (Retail, and Energy .
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Table of Contents
1 Introduction (Page No. - 13)
1.1 Objectives of the Study
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Market Scope
1.3.1 Market Segmentation
1.4 Years Considered for the autonomous agents market Study
1.5 Currency Considered
2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 16)
2.1 Research Data
2.1.1 Secondary Data
2.1.2 Primary Data
184.108.40.206 Breakup of Primary Profiles
220.127.116.11 Key Industry Insights
2.2 Market Breakup and Data Triangulation
2.3 Autonomous Agents Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Top-Down Approach
2.3.2 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4 Assumptions for the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 22)
4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 25)
4.1 Attractive Growth Opportunities in the market
4.2 Market, By Organization Size, 2019
4.3 Market, By Vertical, 2019
4.4 Market: Market Investment Scenario, 2019–2024
5 Market Overview and Industry Trends (Page No. - 27)
5.2 Autonomous Agents Market Dynamics
18.104.22.168 Increasing Number of AI Applications
22.214.171.124 Increased Availability of Parallel Computational Resources
126.96.36.199 Growth of Large and Complex Data Sets Driving the Need for Autonomous Agents
188.8.131.52 Issues Related to Unsupervised Learning
184.108.40.206 Need for Heavy Investment in Converting Unstructured Data Into Structured Data
220.127.116.11 Lack of Skilled Workforce and Absence of Standards and Protocols
18.104.22.168 Integration of AI With Cloud
22.214.171.124 Advancements in AI and Ml
126.96.36.199 Limited Use Cases of Autonomous Agents
188.8.131.52 Increased Network Complexity
184.108.40.206 Data Privacy and Security Concerns
5.3 Types of Autonomous Agents
5.3.1 Traditional Industrial Robots
5.3.2 Mobile Robots
5.3.4 Computer Simulations
5.5 Industry Standards
5.5.1 Distributed Management Task Force Standards
5.5.2 Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface
5.5.3 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
5.5.4 Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards
5.5.5 International Organization for Standardization
5.5.6 Storage Networking Industry Association—Cloud Data Management Interface
6 Autonomous Agents Market, By Deployment Type (Page No. - 34)
6.2.1 Ability to Access Real-Time Data From Anywhere, Flexibility, and Cost-Effectiveness are the Major Factors to Drive the Adoption Rate of Cloud-Based Autonomous Agents
6.3.1 Growing Demand for Data Security Among Enterprises to Drive the Adoption of On-Premises Autonomous Agents
7 Market By Organization Size (Page No. - 38)
7.2 Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
7.2.1 Elimination of Human Intervention to Operate Tedious Tasks to Drive the Demand for Autonomous Agents in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
7.3 Large Enterprises
7.3.1 Growing Demand to Automate Business Processes and Enhance the Customer Experience to Boost the Adoption of Autonomous Agents in Large Enterprises
8 Autonomous Agents Market, By Vertical (Page No. - 42)
8.2 Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance
8.2.1 Demand for Algorithmic Trading Systems in BFSI Vertical to Drive the Market Growth
8.3 IT and Telecom
8.3.1 IT and Telecom Vertical to Integrate Autonomous Agents, Ai, and Ml to Automate Network Operations and Enhance Consumer Experience
8.4.1 Use of Autonomous Agents to Increase in Various Manufacturing Applications
8.5.1 Healthcare Vertical to Adopt Autonomous Agents to Improve Decision-Making
8.6 Transportation and Mobility
8.6.1 Transportation and Mobility Vertical to Use Autonomous Agents, AI Platforms, and the Ml Technology to Solve Traffic Congestion-Related Problems
9 Autonomous Agents Market, By Region (Page No. - 50)
9.2 North America
9.2.1 Ability to Invest in High-Growth Technologies to Drive the Adoption of Autonomous Agents in North America
9.3.1 Establishment of Relevant Framework for Policy Development and Adoption of Emerging Technologies Across Verticals to Boost the Adoption of Autonomous Agents in Europe
9.4 Asia Pacific
9.4.1 Rising Adoption of Advanced Technologies to Increase the Growth Opportunities for Autonomous Agents in Asia Pacific
9.5 Rest of the World
10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 60)
10.1.1 New Product/Solution Launches and Product Enhancements
10.1.2 Business Expansions
10.1.4 Partnerships and Collaborations
11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 65)
(Business Overview, Products With Potential Autonomous Agents Capabilities, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View)*
11.8 Nuance Communications
*Details on Business Overview, Products With Potential Autonomous Agents Capabilities, Key Insights, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, MnM View Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.
12 Appendix (Page No. - 89)
12.1 Discussion Guide
12.2 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
12.3 Available Customizations
12.4 Related Reports
12.5 Author Details
List of Tables (31 Tables)
Table 1 United States Dollar Exchange Rate, 2016–2018
Table 2 Autonomous Agents Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 3 Cloud: Autonomous Agents Industry Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 4 On-Premises: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 5 Market Size, By Organization Size, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 6 Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 7 Large Enterprises: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 8 Autonomous Agents Industry Size, By Vertical, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 9 Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance: Autonomous Agents Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 10 IT and Telecom: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 11 Manufacturing: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 12 Healthcare: Autonomous Agents Industry Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 13 Transportation and Mobility: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 14 Others: Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 15 Market Size, By Region, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 16 North America: Autonomous Agents Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 17 North America: Market Size, By Organization Size, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 18 North America: Market Size, By Vertical, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 19 Europe:Market Size, By Deployment Type, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 20 Europe: Autonomous Agents Industry Size, By Organization Size, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 21 Europe: Autonomous Agents Industry Size, By Vertical, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 22 Asia Pacific: Autonomous Agents Industry Size, By Deployment Type, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 23 Asia Pacific: Market Size, By Organization Size, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 24 Asia Pacific: Market Size, By Vertical, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 25 Rest of the World: Industry Size, By Deployment Type, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 26 Rest of the World: Industry Size, By Organization Size, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 27 Rest of the World: Autonomous Agents Market Size, By Vertical, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Table 28 New Product/Solution Launches and Product Enhancements, 2016–2019
Table 29 Business Expansions, 2016–2018
Table 30 Acquisitions, 2017–2018
Table 31 Partnerships and Collaborations, 2017–2018
List of Figures (29 Figures)
Figure 1 Autonomous Agents Market: Research Design
Figure 2 Autonomous Agents Industry: Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approaches
Figure 3 Global Autonomous Agents Industry Size, 2017–2024 (USD Million)
Figure 4 Segments With the Highest CAGR in the Autonomous Agents Market
Figure 5 North America Accounted for the Highest Market Share in 2019
Figure 6 Increasing Adoption of Artificial Intelligence-Based Solutions to Positively Affect the Autonomous Agents Adoption
Figure 7 Large Enterprises Segment to Have A Higher Market Share in 2019
Figure 8 IT and Telecom Vertical to Have the Largest Market Size in 2019
Figure 9 Asia Pacific to Emerge as the Best Market for Investments in the Next 5 Years
Figure 10 Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges: Autonomous Agents Market
Figure 11 Cloud Segment to Grow at A Higher CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 12 Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Segment to Grow at A Higher CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 13 Manufacturing Vertical to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 14 Asia Pacific to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 15 North America: Market Snapshot
Figure 16 Asia Pacific: Market Snapshot
Figure 17 Key Developments By the Leading Players in the Autonomous Agents Market, 2016–2019
Figure 18 Geographic Revenue Mix of the Top Market Players
Figure 19 Oracle: Company Snapshot
Figure 20 Oracle: SWOT Analysis
Figure 21 IBM: Company Snapshot
Figure 22 IBM: SWOT Analysis
Figure 23 SAP: Company Snapshot
Figure 24 SAP: SWOT Analysis
Figure 25 AWS: Company Snapshot
Figure 26 SAS: Company Snapshot
Figure 27 Infosys: Company Snapshot
Figure 28 Nuance Communications: Company Snapshot
Figure 29 FICO: Company Snapshot
The study involved 4 major activities to estimate the current market size of the autonomous agents market. Exhaustive secondary research was done to collect information on the market and the peer market. The next step was to validate these findings, assumptions, and sizing with industry experts across the value chain through primary research. Both top-down and bottom-up approaches were employed to estimate the complete market size. After that, the market breakup and data triangulation procedures were used to estimate the market size of the segments and subsegments.
The market size for companies offering autonomous agents solutions was arrived at on the basis of the secondary data available through paid and unpaid sources, and by analyzing the product portfolios of the major companies in the ecosystem and rating them according to their performance and quality. In the secondary research process, various sources were referred to, for identifying and collecting information for this study. The secondary sources included annual reports, press releases, and investor presentations of companies, white papers, journals, certified publications, and articles from recognized authors, directories, and databases.
Secondary research was mainly used to obtain key information about the industry’s supply chain, the total pool of key players, market classification and segmentation according to industry trends to the bottom-most level, regional markets, and key developments from both the market and technology-oriented perspectives, all of which were further validated by primary sources.
In the primary research process, various sources from both the supply and demand sides were interviewed to obtain qualitative and quantitative information for making this report. The primary sources from the supply side included industry experts, such as Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), Vice Presidents (VPs), marketing directors, technology and innovation directors, and related key executives from various key companies and organizations operating in the autonomous agents market.
After the complete market engineering (including calculations for market statistics, market breakup, market size estimations, market forecasting, and data triangulation), extensive primary research was conducted to gather information, and verify and validate the critical numbers arrived at. Primary research was also conducted to identify the segmentation types; competitive landscape of autonomous agents solution and service providers; and key market dynamics, such as drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, industry trends, and key players’ strategies.
The following figure depicts the breakup of the primary profiles:
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Both top-down and bottom-up approaches were used to estimate and validate the total size of the autonomous agents market. They were also used extensively to estimate the size of various subsegments in the market. The research methodology used to estimate the market size includes the following:
After arriving at the overall market size using the market size estimation processes as explained above, the market was split into several segments and subsegments. To complete the overall market engineering process and arrive at the exact statistics of each market segment and subsegment, the data triangulation and market breakup procedures were employed, wherever applicable. The data was triangulated by studying several factors and trends from both, the demand and supply sides, in the autonomous agents market.
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