Allied Business Intelligence Inc
A market research company covering a wide range of electronics markets,
particularly the mobile & network technology, including Bluetooth, 2G, 3G, 4G &
The ARC group
The ARC group provides a range of Analysis, Research and Consultancy services to
leading clients around the world, with a team of full time consultants based in the UK
supported by a global network of associates and analysts.
"Bluetooth 2001 Industry Survey"- published late summer 2001
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The report surveys industry opinion (from 900 questionnaire returns) on the
development and growth of Bluetooth markets and technologies relating to issues such as
price per unit for inclusion of Bluetooth by end 2001, numbers of Bluetooth devices
in 2006 and synergistic
technologies likely to be used with Bluetooth.
This report can be ordered online.
Personal Area Networks" - published November 2001- 150 pages
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- this report comes with a free copy of the Bluetooth 2001 Industry Survey
As Bluetooth moves to commercialisation, this report examines the key success factors for
Bluetooth Personal Area Networks, including:
The impact of the PAN Profile on Bluetooth applications
Most likely early Bluetooth applications
Bluetooth application development and deployment
The Bluetooth product and infrastructure roadmap
Building the business case and optimising business opportunities
Cahners Instat provide extensive market intelligence for the wireless
Their offerings in the Bluetooth arena include:
2001 Bluetooth Survey: Consumers vs Enterprise
Report August 2001
37 pages, price $2495
Cahners' latest report analyses the changes since their 2000 consumer survey, to which a
few additional questions were added. The survey measured consumer familiarity with
Bluetooth and interest in its benefits, interest in accessing the Internet and
location-based information via Bluetooth and the premium consumers might pay.
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Forrester Research provide market studies and customised research for the wireless
It's new Bluetooth report - October 2001 - predicts Bluetooth will become the preferred
shortrange wireless link for mobile phones, PDAs, and consumer gadgets, and will win on
cost, power consumption and support for real-time applications like voice. In
2006, the report predicts, Bluetooth will be present in 73 percent of phones and 44
percent of PDAs. It will rule device-to-device communication, enabling seamless
communication between phones, printers, PDAs and scanners in the office and between
phones, smart home control units, TVs and VCRs in the home, as well as delivering powerful
Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan provide extensive market studies and customised research
programmes for the wireless industry. Their
offerings in the Bluetooth arena include:
Bluetooth End-User Perceptions Study June 2001, and
Extracts from these reports are available on their website, although you
will have to register your contact details (free) to gain access to these.
The company was founded in 1992 and provides information on the
wireless-communications market. They have produced a number of books analysing the market
* Wireless 2001, a Study of the Worldwide Cellular Telephone
* Wireless Data Communications 2001 - Includes study on Wireless LAN's,
Broadband Wireless, Expanded Bluetooth Coverage and Telematics.
A dictionary of communications terms can also be be downloaded from their website.
The 'Data on Bluetooth' report was published in 200 and aims to help those
implementing and deploying Bluetooth applications, services and products to gain the
maximum business benefit from the technology. It aims to help with Bluetooth-related
investment decisions by providing a clearer picture of the extent to which Bluetooth is in
a position to deliver on its promises and the ways in which its potential can best be
exploited. Data on Bluetooth has been compiled through months of research involving
interviews, presentations, conference sessions and panel debates covering all the key
aspects of the technology. It also relies on the authors 20 years experience
of the technology, communications and media markets and the demands that businesses make
of any new technology they are offered.
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Northstream is a leading management consultancy in the wireless world with a
strong focus on short range technologies and a supporter of Bluetooth. They offer
Bluetooth market analysis and strategy assistance.