The worldwide rugged embedded system market is anticipated to foresee remarkable value expansion over the assessment period because of high investments by several nations in r&d for the defense & military sector in addition to a rise in the requirement for the industrial computer in the automation, power distribution and oil & gas sectors. The overall market is projected to expand at a 6.4% CAGR throughout the assessment period. The worldwide market was estimated at US$ 3,957.2 Million during 2017 and is likely to touch US$ 6,883.8 Million towards 2026 end.
On the basis of the type, the worldwide market is categorized into rugged storage systems, rugged computer systems, rugged power supplies, and rugged network switches & routers. The rugged computer systems are in need of ascertaining optimal performance on the field and to perform under extreme environments, for instance, pressure, moisture, and high-temperature. Attributable to this aspect, this category is anticipated to record over 55% of the overall market share by 2018 end. In addition, this category rugged is moreover projected to expand at a comparatively higher CAGR throughout the assessment period in the overall market and is likely to generate an incremental prospect of US$ 1,656.6 Million throughout 2018-2026.
Aside from this, the rugged network switches and routers category are moreover likely to expand at a higher CAGR throughout the assessment period as the requirement is growing because of expansion in network-centric and wireless operations. Moreover, this category is likely to generate an incremental prospect of US$ 506.2 Million throughout the period of forecast.
Based on the application, the worldwide market includes military and defense, aerospace, industrial(includes mining, power distribution, oil & gas, and others). The rising requirement in power distribution and oil & gas industries because of the increasing requirement for rugged embedded systems which work in low energy in addition to in insensitive environments is fuelling the industrial category. Additionally, the industrial category is likely to hold the maximum market share in the worldwide market. Defense and military applications are likely to expand at a comparatively high CAGR over the assessment period.
The North America market for rugged embedded system is likely to lead the worldwide market as a result of progressions in next-generation communication technologies as well as high expending in aerospace and military through the U.S. In addition, the market for rugged embedded system has huge prospects in China and SEA & Others of APAC on account of an increment in investments in r&d for applications in defense & military as well as the beginning of modern warfare systems in several nations of the region.
The foremost market players operating in the worldwide market are Kontron AG, Advantech Co., Ltd., Siemens AG, Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Crystal Group Inc., Microsemi, Beckhoff, Abaco Systems, Syslogic, Systel, Inc., and others.