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Recent Reports

LED Modules and Light Engines: Market Analysis and Forecast 2015

Our new report covers the worldwide LED modules and LED light engines market used in general lighting. LED modules (packaged LEDs on a PCB) and light engines (modules plus driver electronics) are continuing to grow in the lighting sector as LED luminaires and lamps continue to be adopted.

UV LEDs: Market Analysis and Forecast 2015

While visible-spectrum LEDs have penetrated into TV and mobile backlighting, auto, general lighting, signage and other markets, UV LEDs are just beginning to replace incumbent UV sources in a diverse arrays of markets, including curing, counterfeit detection, medical, sensing, printing, bio analysis and water/air disinfection markets.

Connected Lamps: Market Analysis and Forecast 2015

The lighting world is going through extreme changes. The increased penetration and usage of LED lighting has not only allowed for increased efficiencies with regards to energy, but has also opened the door to increased adaptability and control as well.

Connected Indoor Lighting: Market Analysis and Forecast 2015

The indoor lighting controls market has experienced growing attention in the past couple of years as companies compete to offer customers complete lighting controls packages that fulfill their needs and compatibility requirements.

Quantum Cascade Lasers: Market Analysis and Forecast 2015

Quantum cascade lasers (QCLs) are semiconductor lasers that are especially good at emitting laser light in the mid-IR to far-IR spectrum. QCL’s have existed since the mid-90’s, and offer enormous potential in biomedical, sensing, R&D, military, and homeland security areas. This report looks at the many applications available for quantum cascade lasers, and provides market assessments and five-year forecasts for these applications.

Strategically Blogging

A Solution for Compatibility and Interoperability Issues with Networked Lighting

Shonika Vijay November 2015

Today was the first meeting on Connected Lighting Systems (CLS) sponsored by DOE (Department of Energy). Strategies Unlimited was in attendance to witness what lighting and network players thought were the major hurdl...

The Market for Connected Reflector and A-lamps

Philip Smallwood November 2015

As I stated in a previous post, Strategies Unlimited has released three connected lighting reports, “Connected Lamps”, “Outdoor Connected Lighting”, and “Indoor Connected Lighting”, which I believe is the future of li...

OSRAM's Potential Suitors

Philip Smallwood November 2015

I currently had a discussion with a partner of ours in Taiwan, Martin Shih, on the potential sale of OSRAM’s general lighting business.  He had some very useful insights as to which foreign company might be able ...


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