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Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market (2021-2026) by Application Type, Offering Type, Technology Type, Vertical Type, Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

  • ID: 5544118
  • Report
  • December 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 168 Pages
  • Infogence Global Research


  • AiRISTA Flow, Inc
  • General Healthcare
  • Infinite Leap
  • Litum Technologies
  • Qorvo
  • Sonitor Technologies AS
The Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market is estimated to be USD 3.1 Bn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 10.08 Bn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 26.6%.

Market Dynamics

The Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market growing return on investment associated with the deployment of RTLS in providing solutions, increasing demand by various industries to handle workflows, and improving safety and security are fuelling the market's growth. Rising market competition due to the increasing number of players making sure the availability of cost-effective RTLS solutions with different system variations such as popularity growing for ultra-wideband technology with feature of low power consumption and high accuracy offerings compared to other RTLS technologies driving the growth of global RTLS market. On the other hand, the unhabitual use and adoption of RTLS solutions raise concerns about safety and security, and high installation and maintenance costs associated with systems and solutions of RFID and Wi-Fi are restricting the market's growth.

Furthermore, lack of awareness, uniform standards, interoperability, system incompatibility, and skilled workforce in managing the systems/solutions and designing RTLS solutions, including high range, low-power consumption, and high accuracy, are challenges present in the market. Moreover, the increasing focus of industry 4.0, smart manufacturing, technological advancements such as IoT, and growing trend for a Hybrid solution, increasing demand of soaring to provide practical solutions will create opportunities for the market to grow in the forecasted period.

Market Segmentation

  • The Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market is segmented further based on Application Type, Offering Type, Technology Type, Vertical Type, and Geography.
  • By Application Type, the market is classified into Inventory/Asset Tracking & Management, Personnel/Staff Location & Monitoring, Access Control & Security, Environmental Monitoring, Yard, Dock, Fleet, & Warehouse Management & Monitoring, Supply Chain Management & Operational Automation/Visibility, and Others.
  • By Offering Type, the Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) market is classified into Hardware, Software, and Services.
  • By Technology Type, the Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) market is classified into RFID, Wi-Fi, Ultra-Wideband (UWB), Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), Ultrasound, Infrared (IR), GPS, and Others.
  • By Vertical Type, the Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) market is classified into Healthcare, Manufacturing & Automotive, Retail, Transportation & Logistics, Government & Defence, Education, Mining, and Oil & Gas, Sports & Entertainment, and Others.
  • By Geography, America is projected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

1. Stanely Black & Decker, Inc agreed to acquire Excel Industries to get premier, commercial-grade, and prosumer turf-care equipment- September 13, 2021
2. AiRISTA Flow, Inc released Bluetooth Low Energy® BLE 5.1, which provide real-time tracking to support automated inventory counting and picking-August 6, 2021
3. Ubisense partners with ART VERPOSE to combine ultra-wideband location sensors and camera-based vision systems to provide sequence control solutions for assembly processes-June 23, 2021
4. Impinj, Inc launched E710, E510, and E310 RAIN RFID reader chips with the feature of high-performance, low-power systems-on-chips, and easy-to-use tools-June 15, 2021
5. Aruba Networks (HP) introduced 630 Series of the campus access point (APs), the first enterprise-grade Wi-Fi 6E solution set that helps to support critical activities-March 25, 2021

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are AiRISTA Flow, Inc, Aruba Networks, Impinj, Inc, Litum Technologies, Qorvo, Savi Technology, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc, Tele Tracking, Technologies, Inc, Ubisense Group plc, and Zebra Technologies Corporation, etc.

Countries Studied

  • America (Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, United States, Rest of Americas)
  • Europe (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Rest of Europe)
  • Middle-East and Africa (Egypt, Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Rest of MEA)
  • Asia-Pacific (Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Taiwan, Rest of Asia-Pacific)

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes a Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?

  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter's 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's competitive positioning tool.

Report Highlights:

  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market

What is the estimated value of the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market?

The Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market was estimated to be valued at $3.1 Billion in 2021.

What is the growth rate of the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market?

The growth rate of the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market is 26.6%, with an estimated value of $10.1 Billion by 2026.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market?

The Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market is estimated to be worth $10.1 Billion by 2026.

Who are the key companies in the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market?

Key companies in the Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market include AiRISTA Flow, Inc, Alien Technology, Aruba Networks, Cerner Corporation, General Healthcare, Halma plc, IDENTEC GROUP, Impinj, Inc and International Business Machine Corporation.
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  • AiRISTA Flow, Inc
  • General Healthcare
  • Infinite Leap
  • Litum Technologies
  • Qorvo
  • Sonitor Technologies AS

1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Shareholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook
4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Use for Workplace Regulation by Various Industries
4.1.2 Increasing Competition for Cost-Effective Availability of RTLS Solutions
4.1.3 Growing High Return on Investment Associated with RTLS Solutions
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 High Cost Associated with Installation and Maintenance
4.2.2 Data Safety and Security Concern
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Rising Trend of Hybrid RTLS Solutions
4.3.2 Growing Focus on Industry 4.0 and Emergence of Smart Applications
4.3.3 Increasing Demand for Soaring based RTLS Solutions
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Lack of Awareness and Skilled Workforce
4.4.2 Designing Solutions to Fulfil all Industrial Requirements
4.4.3 Lack of Uniform Standards and System Incompatibility
5 Market Analysis
5.1 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
5.2 Impact of COVID-19
5.3 Ansoff Matrix Analysis
6 Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market, By Application Type
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Inventory/Asset Tracking & Management
6.3 Personnel/Staff Location & Monitoring
6.4 Access Control & Security
6.5 Environmental Monitoring
6.6 Yard, Dock, Fleet, & Warehouse Management & Monitoring
6.7 Supply Chain Management & Operational Automation/Visibility
6.8 Others
7 Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market, By Offering Type
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Hardware
7.3 Software
7.4 Services
8 Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market, By Technology Type
8.1 Introduction
8.2 RFID
8.3 Wi-Fi
8.4 Ultra-Wideband (UWB)
8.5 Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)
8.6 Ultrasound
8.7 Infrared (IR)
8.8 GPS
8.9 Others
9 Global Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) Market, By Vertical Type
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Healthcare
9.3 Manufacturing & Automotive
9.4 Retail
9.5 Transportation & Logistics
9.6 Government & Defence
9.7 Education
9.8 Mining, and Oil & Gas
9.9 Sports & Entertainment
9.10 Others
10 Global Real-Time Location Systems RTLS Market, By Geography
10.1 Introduction
10.1 America
10.1.1 Argentina
10.1.2 Brazil
10.1.3 Canada
10.1.4 Chile
10.1.5 Colombia
10.1.6 Mexico
10.1.7 Peru
10.1.8 United States
10.1.9 Rest of Americas
10.2 Europe
10.2.1 Austria
10.2.2 Belgium
10.2.3 Denmark
10.2.4 Finland
10.2.5 France
10.2.6 Germany
10.2.7 Italy
10.2.8 Netherlands
10.2.9 Norway
10.2.10 Poland
10.2.11 Russia
10.2.12 Spain
10.2.13 Sweden
10.2.14 Switzerland
10.2.15 United Kingdom
10.2.16 Rest of Europe
10.3 Middle East and Africa
10.3.1 Egypt
10.3.2 Israel
10.3.3 Qatar
10.3.4 Saudi Arabia
10.3.5 South Africa
10.3.6 United Arab Emirates
10.3.7 Rest of MEA
10.4 Asia-Pacific
10.4.1 Australia
10.4.2 Bangladesh
10.4.3 China
10.4.4 India
10.4.5 Indonesia
10.4.6 Japan
10.4.7 Malaysia
10.4.8 Philippines
10.4.9 Singapore
10.4.10 South Korea
10.4.11 Sri Lanka
10.4.12 Thailand
10.4.13 Taiwan
10.4.14 Rest of Asia
11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Competitive Quadrant
11.2 Market Share Analysis
11.3 Strategic Initiatives
11.3.1 M&A and Investments
11.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
11.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements
12 Company Profiles
12.1 AiRISTA Flow, Inc
12.2 Alien Technology
12.3 Aruba Networks
12.4 Cerner Corporation
12.5 General Healthcare
12.6 Halma plc
12.8 Impinj, Inc
12.9 Infinite Leap
12.10 International Business Machine Corporation
12.11 Koch Industries
12.12 Kontakt.io, Inc
12.13 Leantegra, Inc
12.14 Lockheed Martin Corporation
12.15 Litum Technologies
12.16 Midmark RTLS Solutions, Inc
12.17 Ookla, LLC
12.18 OpenRTLS
12.19 PLUS Location Systems
12.20 Qorvo
12.21 RF Technologies
12.22 Sewio Networks
12.23 Silicon Laboratories, Inc
12.24 Sonitor Technologies AS
12.25 Stanley Black & Decker, Inc
12.26 Syook
12.27 Tele Tracking Technologies, Inc
12.28 Tracktio
12.29 Ubisense Group plc
12.30 Visible Assets, Inc
12.31 Zebra Technologies Corporation
13 Appendix
13.1 Questionnaire
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  • AiRISTA Flow, Inc
  • Alien Technology
  • Aruba Networks
  • Cerner Corporation
  • General Healthcare
  • Halma plc
  • Impinj, Inc
  • Infinite Leap
  • International Business Machine Corporation
  • Koch Industries
  • Kontakt.io, Inc
  • Leantegra, Inc
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Litum Technologies
  • Midmark RTLS Solutions, Inc
  • Ookla, LLC
  • OpenRTLS
  • PLUS Location Systems
  • Qorvo
  • RF Technologies
  • Sewio Networks
  • Silicon Laboratories, Inc
  • Sonitor Technologies AS
  • Stanley Black & Decker, Inc
  • Syook
  • Tele Tracking Technologies, Inc
  • Tracktio
  • Ubisense Group plc
  • Visible Assets, Inc
  • Zebra Technologies Corporation
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