Global Wireless Broadband in Public Safety Market 2015-2020 - Police Department, Fire Department, Emergency Medical Service Providers, Others Breakdown of the $22 Billion Industry

Nov 05, 2015, 08:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Wireless Broadband in Public Safety Market by Type (Fixed, Mobile, Satellite), by End User (Police Department, Fire Department, Emergency Medical Service Providers, Others), by Region - Global Forecast to 2020 " report to their offering.

The global wireless broadband in public safety market is expected to grow from USD 15.5 Billion in 2014 to USD 22.9 Billion in 2020, at a CAGR of 6.8% during the forecast period, 2015 to 2020.

Wireless broadband in public safety is a wireless communication network used by the emergency services organization such as police, fire, and emergency medical services to responds to incidents that harm or risk person or property. Wireless broadband network is used for critical communication during any event of natural or man-made disaster.

This market is segmented by type, by end-user, by application, and by geography .The Types comprise of fixed wireless broadband, mobile wireless broadband, and satellite wireless broadband. On the basis of end-user, the market is segmented into police department, fire department, emergency medical service providers and other end-users. Wireless Broadband in public safety market is also segmented by application into incident scene management, video surveillance, automated vehicle locating, emergency medical telemetry, GIS, mobile VPN access, and other applications. The market segmentation on the basis of by geography covers North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of world.

Citizen security is a critical issue and vital actions are being taken across the globe to enhance public safety. Wireless broadband for public safety ensures enhanced public safety through the availability of real-time information. Opportunities such as next-generation technologies and crisis and disaster mitigation will drive the public safety market, whereas restraints such as less funding in the public safety domain and security threats and interceptions will have a high impact on the market in short term. However, as the benefits from wireless broadband network technologies are ascertained, their overall impact will reduce in the long term.

Wireless broadband technologies are getting popular owing to their increased applications in public safety, transportation, and utility industries. Earlier, these sectors experienced problems due to unreliable equipment and faulty network designs, but the advancements and improvements in technologies have helped these sectors to grow significantly. Wireless broadband in public safety enables companies to facilitate information sharing and eases the communication challenges faced.

Wireless broadband in public safety networks have increased sensitivity of networks and help government organizations to effectively deal with the increasing threats of terrorist attacks and natural disasters. Government organizations and IT enterprises of many high-tech countries, such as the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, and China, among others are coming out with new infrastructures to support public safety by deploying communication technologies that support government regulations, criminal justice, public safety, and homeland security.

At present times, there is a great need of tool and application support for public safety. To mitigate this need, wireless communication services are being employed, which in turn depend on the wireless broadband technologies. LTE is one of these technologies, which has not only been recognized but has been adopted globally as well, by the commercial users for cellular communication. It is one of the dominant public safety technologies used, currently.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Wireless Broadband in Public Safety Market Analysis, By Type

8 Wireless Broadband in Public Safety Market Analysis, By End User

9 Wireless Broadband in Public Safety Market Analysis, By Application

10 Geographic Analysis

11 Competitive Landscape

12 Company Profiles

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