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Smart home market still small in Europe, but with many players pushing it forward adoption will rise

Thursday 9 November 2017 | 13:51 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
The smart home market in Europe is still in its early days, with few households owning connected products. However, a wide range of players in the value chain are pushing their products and services, slowly creating a growing pool of consumers with enough connected devices to create smart homes. As shown at the recent Connections Europe conference in Amsterdam, the industry is looking for ways to monetise the new possibilities offered by data analytics, while being aware that the average consumer still needs to be shown the benefits, and security, of the smart home.

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amazon / Deutsche Telekom / F-Secure / Google
Countries: Europe
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