IoT Connectivity Landscape – 2023


Connectivity lies at the core of the Internet of Things (IoT) landscape. In the ever-evolving world of IoT and connectivity, it is critical to discern the prevailing trends that shape this industry. This comprehensive report delves into the factors driving the IoT connectivity landscape, shedding light from the perspective of managed services and Connectivity Management Platforms (CMP). There is a thorough analysis of market dynamics and competitive landscape, offering invaluable insights for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs), platform provider, and system integrators to strategize and plan effectively. Furthermore, the report furnishes extensive market projections for cellular IoT connections, eSIM, and CMP up to the year 2030.

This report represents the culmination of an extensive research spanning six months, comprising both primary and secondary research methodologies, and incorporating insights from interviews with more than 30 prominent industry stakeholders.

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction to IoT Connectivity Management
    • Definition of Managed Connectivity & Connectivity Management Platforms
    • Value chain/ Ecosystem
    • Key market players
  • Market Dynamics
    • Seven forces changing IoT connectivity in IoT 2.0 era
    • Details on each of the market changing force/trends
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Competition dynamics & impact on market
    • M&A activity
    • Pricing models
  • Market Size & Forecasts (2021-2030)
    • Managed IoT connections forecast
    • eSIM connections forecast
    • Market size of connectivity management platforms
  • Summary
  • Appendix
    • Abbreviations
    • Definitions

List of Charts:

  • IoT value chain
  • Managed IoT connections split by China & Rest of World (actuals & forecast 2021 to 2030)
  • Connectivity Management Platform (CMP) market size in USD split by China & Rest of World (actuals & forecast 2021 to 2030)
  • CMP revenues per year per connection for China and Rest of the World (actuals & forecast 2021 to 2030)
  • List of countries restricting permanent roaming
  • IoT module shipment split by SIM type (2021 to 2030)
  • IoT connections forecast by technology (2021 to 2030)
  • eSIM/iSIM in IoT connections forecast (2021 to 2030) split by China and Rest of the World
  • IoT connections ARPU split by China & Rest of World (actuals & forecast 2021 to 2030)

Number of Pages: 42

Published Date: November 2023



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