Transforming Network Infrastructure Industry News

TMCNet:  Research and Markets: The Global Mobile Health Application Market to Grow At A CAGR Of 40.4 Percent over the Period 2011-2015

[November 09, 2012]

Research and Markets: The Global Mobile Health Application Market to Grow At A CAGR Of 40.4 Percent over the Period 2011-2015

(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dublin - Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4lkh9b/global_mobile) has announced the addition of the "Global Mobile Health Application Market 2011-2015" report to their offering.

One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is increasing adoption of smartphones and social networking sites.

Key vendors dominating this market space include Apple Inc., Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc., Epocrates Inc., GE Healthcare Ltd., Voxiva Inc., WellDoc Inc., Preventice Inc., Axeda Corp., Skyscape Inc., PharmaSecure Inc., NeuroVigil Inc., Massive Health Inc., Denver Health and Hospital Inc., DoApps Inc., BL Healthcare Inc., Ingenious Med, Inc., ObTech Medical Corp., QxMD Software Inc., Alliance Healthcare Inc., AirStrip Technlogies Inc.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's Telecom team said: "The Global Mobile Health Application market is an emerging market. Hence, many new mobile health application providers are entering the market. Moreover, the incumbent application developers in this fragmented market are coming up with a variety of innovative applications. For instance, Etihad Etisalat Co. (known as Mobily), the second largest mobile operator in Saudi Arabia, has partnered with Qualcomm Inc. and the Dr Sulaiman Al-Habib Medical Group to launch a baby ultrasound MMS service. Similarly, the US department of Veteran Affairs has launched a post-traumatic stress disorder coach app. Thus, development of new applications is a major trend in the Global Mobile Health Application market." According to the report, one of the main drivers is the increasing adoption of smartphones and social networks. Smartphones enable users to access data such as health tips, health-based games, doctors' advice on diseases, and online medical reports. Moreover, the Global Smartphone market is expected to grow tremendously during the forecast period.

Further, the report discusses that low penetration of smartphone and broadband services in rural and semi-urban areas is one of the major challenges confronting this market.

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4lkh9b/global_mobile CONTACT: Research and Markets, Laura Wood, Senior Manager.

press@researchandmarkets.com Fax from USA: 646-607-1907 Fax from rest of the world: +353-1-481-1716 Sector: Telecommunications and Networks (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/categories.asp cat_id=20&campaign_id=4lkh9b) ((M2 Communications disclaims all liability for information provided within M2 PressWIRE. Data supplied by named party/parties. Further information on M2 PressWIRE can be obtained at http://www.presswire.net on the world wide web. Inquiries to info@m2.com)).

(c) 2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS

[ Back To Transforming Network Infrastructure's Homepage ]




Featured Blog Entries

Reflections from an Interop Veteran and Alum

When I returned to the Fiber Mountain™ offices in Connecticut after exhibiting at Interop Las Vegas 2015, I couldn’t help but think about how much the event has evolved through the years. I have been attending this seminal IT and networking conference since its inception in 1986 when it was called the TCP/IP Vendor Workshop, focused on interoperability of various TCP/IP program stacks.

What Fiber Mountain's Interop Recognition Means for Our Industry

When Fiber Mountain™ began its journey with a launch at Interop New York last fall, we certainly believed that we had a solution that would make a significant impact in the data center space.

What On-Board Optics Means for Density and Flexibility

This past week I read an article in Lightwave Magazine and another in Network World about the formation of the Consortium for On-board Optics (COBO), a group that seeks to create specifications and increase the faceplate density of data center switches and adapters.

Scaling Hyperscale in an Age of Exponential Growth and Virtualization

Over the past several years server, network, storage and application virtualization has revolutionized the way hyperscale data centers are built by consolidating workloads. The trend has simplified network architecture significantly and resulted in huge cost savings as well.

Video Showcase