Report Published: "Global PLC Market 2014-2018"

Recently published research from TechNavio, "Global PLC Market 2014-2018", is now available at Fast Market Research

[USPRwire, Tue Nov 18 2014] A programmable logic controller (PLC) is an industrial control product that regulates various automation and mechanical processes in manufacturing plants. A PLC controls various automation applications in a plant by maintaining direct connectivity with various field devices such as sensors, transmitters, and actuators. A PLC receives commands and signals from field devices and other industrial systems through a control system communication protocol. It uses various programming languages such as ladder diagrams, functional block diagrams, and instruction lists to regulate processes.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global PLC market to grow at a CAGR of 9.23 percent over the period 2013-2018.
Covered in this Report
The Global PLC market can be segmented into three segments: Hardware, Software, and Services. Hardware is further divided into Nano PLC, Small PLC, Medium PLC, and Large PLC.
TechNavio's report, the Global PLC Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global PLC market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Key Regions

Full Report Details at

* Americas

Key Vendors

* Mitsubishi Electric
* Rockwell Automation
* Schneider Electric
* Siemens

Other Prominent Vendors

* Bosch Rexroth
* Beckhoff
* GE
* Idec
* Keyence
* Koyo
* Omron
* Honeywell International
* Panasonic
* Toshiba
* Yokogawa Electric

Market Driver

* Growing Need to Reduce Machine Downtime
* For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge

* High Customer Switching Cost
* For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trend

* Increased Adoption of Integrated PLCs
* For a full, detailed list, view our report

Key Questions Answered in this Report

* What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
* What are the key market trends?
* What is driving this market?
* What are the challenges to market growth?
* Who are the key vendors in this market space?
* What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
* What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Companies Mentioned in this Report: Mitsubishi Electric, Rockwell Automation, Schneider Electric, Siemens, ABB, Bosch Rexroth, Beckhoff, GE, Idec, Keyence, Koyo, Omron, Honeywell International, Panasonic, Toshiba, Yokogawa Electric

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