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Home Automation: Patent, Business Opportunity and Brand Strength Analysis

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Home Automation: Patent, Business Opportunity and Brand Strength Analysis
Published: February 24, 2017 Content info: 30 Pages

Home automation involves automated home management systems and intelligent control systems. Leading international vendors have aggressively rolled out control systems combining sensor modules and service platforms for home automation such as Google's Google Brillo and Apple's HomeKit. This report will discuss the main applications of home automation, major countries holding home automation patents, distribution of the patents by sector and field, and key patented technologies such as data processing, network communications, control system, cloud computing, and artificial intelligence; examines the strategic planning and challenges of leading home automation companies including Samsung, Sony, Microsoft, Google and Honeywell. Also included are the insights about market opportunities of home automation solutions for newcomers.

Table of Contents
Product Code: NARPT17022401

Table of Contents

1.Introduction to Technology

2. Patent Mining

  • 2.1 Patent Search
    • 2.1.1 Selecting a Patent Database
    • 2.1.2 Identifying Search Keywords
    • 2.1.3 Data Selection
    • 2.1.4 Data Analysis

3. Trends Analysis

  • 3.1 Data Mining
    • 3.1.1 Analysis of Trends by Country
    • 3.1.2 Analysis of Trends by Sector and Field
    • 3.1.3 Analysis of Trends by Key Technology Field
  • 3.2 Key Patents
    • 3.2.1 Intelligent Controller for Environmental Control System in Smart Home Environment
  • 3.3 R&D Readiness Analysis
    • 3.3.1 Relative R&D Intensity

4. Patent Portfolio Analysis

  • 4.1 International Assignees
  • 4.2 Development of Major Companies
    • 4.2.1 Samsung
    • 4.2.2 Sony
    • 4.2.3 Microsoft
    • 4.2.4 Google
    • 4.2.5 Honeywell

5. Conclusions


Glossary of Terms

List of Companies

List of Topics

  • Overview of the home automation technology, including smart thermostat, smart lighting system, smart energy management system, household security system, home alarm & sensor system.
  • Analysis of 290 patents by technology field and sector using the data mining technique; also included are the detailed profile of top 20 assignees and their relative R&D intensity ranking.
  • Trend analysis of the global home automation industry by country, by field, by sector.
  • Analysis of home automation development of major players, including Samsung, Sony, Microsoft, Google and Honeywell.
  • Detailed analysis of home automation patent/assignee matrix and includes major assignees' patent portfolio for image analysis

List of Figures

  • Figure 1 Service Platform of Home Automation
  • Figure 2: Patent Analysis of Home Automation Share by Country
  • Figure 3: Patent Analysis of Home Automation Share by Sector
  • Figure 4: Patent Analysis of Home Automation Share by Field
  • Figure 5: Home Automation Patent Distribution Share by Classes and Subclasses
  • Figure 6 Intelligent Controller Patent for Home Automation
  • Figure 7: Illustration of Home Automation Solutions from Leading Brands

List of Tables

  • Table 1: Home Automation Patent Distribution Share by Technology Field
  • Table 2: R&D Intensity of Top 20 Home Automation Patent Assignees
  • Table 3: Home Automation Patent/International Assignee Matrix Analysis
  • Table 4: Home Automation Patents International Rights holders Layout Analysis - Man-Machine Interface, Cloud Computing, Information Security

Companies covered

Amazon, Apple, AT&T, Cisco, General Electric, Google, Honeywell, IBM, Intel, LG Electronics Microsoft, Mitsubishi Electric, Panasonic, Philips Electronics, Qualcomm, Samsung, Sony, Toshiba, Verizon, Whirlpool Corporation

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