Industry Trend Analysis
In 2012, the global Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) market was worth around USD 64.95 billion and is predicted to reach around USD 318.41 billion with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.38% during the projected period. Increased expansion of smartphones and the widespread of services like 4G LTE are anticipated to propel the industry growth in both developed and developing countries. Since the employees are more familiar with the devices which they personally owned and also they can execute tasks more proficiently with their own devices, thus promoting work productivity. Employees have exhibited a greater preference for employing the same device for professional as well as personal applications with the aim of avoiding the troubles like inconvenience and theft which is attributed to carrying two different devices. The requirement for carrying various devices and shifting from work to personal devices or vice versa is terminated. Defeating security worries offered by BYOD execution is among the key challenges for enterprises taking up this model. Potential security risks involve an unregulated intermediary approach to sensitive data, challenges in evaluating vulnerability to risk and tracing device theft, employees, and data with these gadgets leaving the company.
Device Outlook and Trend Analysis
Tablets, smartphones, and laptops are the major devices by which BYOD programs are enforced. In 2013, smartphones reported for around 55% of the global market revenue share, which can be assigned to the fact that cell phone developers have introduced numerous applications that are redolent of popular programs like Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word that assist employees to attain an efficient blend of personal lives and work. Laptops are anticipated to show a stable growth during the projected period due to an acquaintance with the abovementioned programs while working, which aid employees to build an office-like working situation at home. Rising tablet’s popularity, which present users the benefits of both laptops and smartphones, is anticipated to activate a rebellion in BYOD implementation. Tablet plans are anticipated to experience a rise in requirement as they are alleged as best solutions to widen access with the same time to limit price.
End Use Outlook and Trend Analysis
Companies of all sizes right from small-to-medium businesses to large businesses have started to implement these programs since they assist in reducing operating spending as well as capital spending significantly. The company employees carry their owned gadgets and devices for work, ensuing in the termination of device or hardware costs. Furthermore, a large fraction of employees also borne data costs obtained on their devices, aiding lower total costs borne by the company. In 2013, medium-to-large businesses reported for around 75% of the industry revenue share, which can be assigned to the advanced communication networks with sufficient security provisions and accessibility of more resources. Small sized businesses too are overtaking at a decent speed and are anticipated to expand at a compound annual growth rate higher than the overall average. A significant fraction of SMBs has used a Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution for managing and governing mobile devices to improve safety concerns. Establishing policies and educating employees about mobility are on the priority of the agenda for numerous SMBs’ IT administrators. Medium-sized businesses have boosted the demand for Mobile Device Management (MDM) implementation. BFSI and Healthcare are anticipated to come out as the major verticals implementing such programs during the projected period. Remote access provision to access information and establishing an association with customers and co-workers are anticipated to act a crucial factor in infiltration into the BFSI section. In Medical, physicians require mobile approach as they frequently work outdoor of the healthcare centers. Under Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the liability issues have mandated assuring Protected Health Information (PHI) on cell phone applications.
Regional Outlook and Trend Analysis
In 2013, North American regional BYOD market was worth around USD 25 billion. This region is anticipated to continue its supremacy during the forecast years. In 2013, the North America region has bestowed to the global industry share and is projected to remain the leading market during the forecast years. Numerous companies in the United States present their employees a choice to work from home, on account of which in North America, the infiltration is very high. Asia Pacific regional BYOD market has been boosted by the expansion of tablets and smartphones together with IT’s consumerization. Even though a lot of users in this region utilize their devices all through work, the shortage of official regulations for BYOD support is a dispute. Employees in India and China show a strong inclination for working after the office hours too, this trend is not noticed in the many of the European countries and the United States.
Competitive Outlook and Trend Analysis
The major market players in the global BYOD industry are; Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco Systems, MobileIron, IBM Corporation, and Good Technology. Rising utilization of personal devices in the companies has ensued as amplified productivity due to the requirement for only a single device. Properties such as protection of data alongside the legal problems need to be managed to render high-level support to employees as well as device safety in case of theft, are the factors boosting the growth of this market.
The global BYOD market is segmented as follows :
By End User
Mid-to-Large Sized Businesses
Rest of Europe
Rest of Asia Pacific
Rest of the World
United Arab Emirates
Some of the key questions answered by the report are:
What was the market size in 2012 and forecast from 2013 to 2022?
What will be the industry market growth from 2013 to 2022?
What are the major drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and industry trends and their impact on the market forecast?
What are the major segments leading the market growth and why?
Which are the leading players in the market and what are the major strategies adopted by them to sustain the market competition?