Connected Home Systems and Services
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Parks Associates: 62% of Consumers Unfamiliar with Smart Home Products or Services
Analysts Examine Market and Provide Recommendations in New Research “IoT for Smart Home Devices and Controllers"
Parks Associates reports that approximately two-thirds of U.S. broadband households are unfamiliar with smart home products or services. Further, few consumers know what smart home devices and services are, who sells them, or where to buy them. New research, IoT for Smart Home Devices and Controllers, published by Parks Associates with the Consumer Electronics ...read more
Monday, September 22, 2014
Internet of Things: Consumer expectations increase with each smart home device purchase
Parks Associates and AlertMe to host connected home research webcast
Internet of Things research from Parks Associates finds the importance of interoperability for consumers increases with each smart home device purchased. Currently 13% of U.S. broadband households own at least one smart home device, and 60% of those who have purchased three devices feel it is very important for the devices to work together as part of a system.
The research firm will co-host the webcast
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Parks Associates: 64% of all smart devices are part of a security or home controls system
New Internet of Things research reports nearly 4% of U.S. households will have a smart home controller in 2014
Parks Associates today announced Internet of Things (IoT) research showing nearly 4% of U.S. households will have a smart home controller by the end of 2014, with an estimated increase to nearly 6% by 2015. The firm's Evolution of Smart Home and the Internet of Things, which includes data from a 1Q 2014 survey of 10,000 U.S. broadband households, also reports 64% of all smart ...read more
Monday, June 16, 2014
Fifty Percent of U.S. Broadband Households Will Have At Least One Smart Home Device by 2020, according to Parks Associates
Director of Energy and Home Controls to Participate in Internet of Things World This Week
Tom Kerber, Director of Home Controls & Energy Research at Parks Associates, will host the analyst breakfast briefing "The Evolution of the Smart Home" and chair the session "The Smart Home" during the Internet of Things World, June 17-18, 2014, at the Crowne Plaza in Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, USA.
“Consumer adoption of smart home solutions is growing at a rapid ...read more
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Orange, Panasonic, and Verisure address growing smart home services market and new monetization strategies
Parks Associates hosts Internet of Things webcast
International research firm Parks Associates finds increased penetration of broadband solutions has greatly impacted the market demand for smart home solutions, as there will be nearly 720 million broadband households worldwide in 2014, with 137 million in Western Europe and 57 million in Eastern/Central Europe.
The firm, in collaboration with Orange, Panasonic and Verisure, will present key market insights and lead an ...read more
Thursday, March 06, 2014
Parks Associates: North American mobile app revenues to exceed $27 billion by 2018
President Stuart Sikes to present at Connected Home Developers Garage at South by Southwest (SXSW)
In advance of the Connected Home Developers Garage at SXSW next week, sponsored by iControl Networks, Silicon Labs and Time Warner Cable, Parks Associates announced new research indicating in-app purchases could generate new revenue sources for smart home systems. The research firm finds that between 57% and 73% of likely smart home buyers are interested in purchasing upgrades or ...read more
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Parks Associates: 26% of U.S. Broadband Households Plan to Purchase an Internet-Connected Thermostat
Support.com and Parks Associates to address premium tech support needs for smart home services during upcoming webcast
Parks Associates research finds growing consumer interest in smart home automation solutions, with 26% of U.S. broadband households planning to purchase a smart thermostat during the 2013 holiday season. The ongoing influx of these emerging devices is expanding tech support opportunities from initial setup and integration to include compatibility, network performance, ...read more