Bluetooth Market in Healthcare Industry 2008-2012 by InfinitiResearch

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Bluetooth, a part of Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs), is a short-range communications technology that replaces cables connecting portable and/or fixed devices while maintaining high levels of security. The speed associated with Bluetooth technology is of the order of 1 Mega Bits per Second (Mbps). The key features of Bluetooth Technology are robustness, low power, and low cost. As patients and healthcare organizations increasingly adopt new forms of healthcare service delivery including telemedicine, home healthcare, managed care etc, the need for mobility in the healthcare industry has only increased. These new diagnostic and treatment modalities have also increased the need for flexibility and leveraged usage of staff driving the healthcare industry to adopt Bluetooth technology. As most mobile devices today are already equipped with the technology, healthcare organizations and patients are leveraging the technology to perform various tasks including medication management, measuring, transferring, and accessing patient records etc., in a wide range of healthcare environments.
The report forecasts the size of Bluetooth Market in the Healthcare Industry over the period 2008-2012. It segments the Bluetooth Market by applications and into various geographic regions. Further, it discusses the key market drivers and challenges of this market in the Healthcare Industry, and profiles some of the key market players of this Industry.

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									Bluetooth Market in Healthcare Industry
          Technology Report – 2008-2012
                                                             Ap p l i c a ti o n D e s i g n / D e v e l o p m e n t T o o l s - 2 0 0 8




                                    Table of Contents
1. Market Siz e & Forecast ............................................................... 3
2. Geographic Segmen tat ion ............................................................ 4
3. Health care Blu etooth Market by Application s .................................... 5
4. Market Dri vers .......................................................................... 7
5. Ch allenges ............................................................................... 9
6. K ey Market Players .................................................................. 10
  6.1 Conn ectBlu e AB ................................................................... 10
     6.1.1 Busin ess Overvi ew ......................................................... 10
     6.1.2 K ey Produ cts and Solu tion s .............................................. 10
     6.1.3 Corporate Headqu arters ................................................... 11
  6.2 Laird Techn ol ogies, In c. ........................................................ 12
     6.2.1 Bu siness Overvi ew .......................................................... 12
     6.2.2 K ey Produ cts and Solu tion s .............................................. 12
     6.2.3 Corporate Headqu arters ................................................... 12
  6.3 Nonin Medi cal, In c. .............................................................. 13
     6.3.1 Bu siness Overvi ew .......................................................... 13
     6.3.2 K ey Produ cts & Soluti on s ................................................. 13
     6.3.3 Corporate Headqu arters ................................................... 13
  6.4 Cambridge Con sultants Ltd .................................................... 14
     6.4.1 Bu siness Overvi ew .......................................................... 14
     6.4.2 K ey Produ cts & Soluti on s ................................................. 14
     6.4.3 Corporate Headquarters .................................................. 14
  6.5 Wipro NewLogi c ................................................................... 15
     6.5.1 Bu siness Overvi ew .......................................................... 15
     6.5.2 K ey Produ cts & Soluti on s ................................................. 15
     6.5.3 Corporate Headquarters .................................................. 15
Oth er Reports in this Seri es ........................................................... 16




                                      List of Exhibits

Exhibit 1.1: Health care Blu etooth Market Size and Forecast 2008 - 2012 (In $
million ) ....................................................................................... 4
Exhibit 2.1: Health care Blu etooth Market Segmentati on by Geograph y - 2008 5
Exhibit 3.1: Health care Blu etooth Market by Applicati on Type – 2008 ....... 6
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                                                 Bluetooth Market in Healthcare Industry 2008-2012




1. Market Size & Forecast
Bluetooth, a part of Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs), is a short-range
communications technology that replaces cables connecting portable and/or fixed devices
while maintaining high levels of security. The speed associated with Bluetooth technology is
of the order of 1 Mega Bits per Second (Mbps). The key features of Bluetooth Technology
are robustness, low power, and low cost.
This section provides the market size and forecast of Bluetooth technology in the healthcare
industry. Healthcare organizations including, hospitals, nursing homes, home healthcare
facilities, health maintenance organizations, laboratories, home healthcare set-ups, clinics
and physician offices form the cumulative healthcare industry in this report.
The market size and forecast in this report refers to the worldwide spending on various
Bluetooth-enabled medical devices and equipment. This includes portable devices such as
PDAs, Laptops, PCs, and Bluetooth-enabled medical equipment such as blood pressure
monitors, glucometers, weight scales, oximeters, heart rate monitors, etc.
According to TechNavio, the market for Bluetooth in the healthcare industry is forecast to
reach $2,793.9 million by 2012 from $1,336.3 million in 2008, growing at a CAGR of 20.2
percent over the forecast period (Exhibit 1.1).

Exhibit 1.1: Healthcare Bluetooth Market Size and Forecast 2008-2012 (In $ million)




         3,000                                                         2,793.9
         2,500                                            2,309.0
                                             1,908.3
         2,000                  1,590.2
                   1,336.3
         1,500
         1,000
           500
             0
                    2008         2009         2010         2011         2012




                                                                        Source: TechNavio Analysis




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                                               Bluetooth Market in Healthcare Industry 2008-2012




    2. Geographic Segmentation
In 2008, the Americas including North and Latin America, accounted for $648.1 million or
48.5 percent of the total Bluetooth Healthcare market (Exhibit 2.1).
At $454.3 million, EMEA was the second largest market in 2008 and accounted for 34.0
percent of the market.
APAC accounted for 17.5 percent or $233.9 million of the total Bluetooth Healthcare market
in 2008.

Exhibit 2.1: Healthcare Bluetooth Market Segmentation by Geography - 2008



                                                    APAC
                                                   17.5%



                          Am erica
                           48.5%
                                                            EMEA
                                                           34.0%


								
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