Release Date: 09-Jan-2013
The market for electronic security equipment in India is largely untapped and under served as there is need for greater awareness about the installation of electronic security equipments and associated benefits. While this may make the task of the market players slightly difficult they stand to benefit from the opening up of the market into new user segments. This will only add to the fast growing market and vendors will need to find the right solutions, technology, market niche and price points to be able to make an impact in the electronic security.
The initial stages of the electronic security market in India were marked by a profusion of vendors and service providers, a none-too-aware market and a lack of awareness among customers. Recent years have seen a more ‘serious’ electronic security market coming into view in India. While the crowd of manufacturers is still seen, especially in the lower end of the market, the entry of international players in the market, either through local companies, tie-ups or imports has given it a more organized feel.
The growth in the Indian market has come with the growing awareness among different end user segments. The Indian security market is witnessing immense growth from sectors such as city surveillance, public transport, hospitality, airport security, BFSI, retail, BPO, manufacturing, college campuses, infrastructure companies and education. The government, in general, is the biggest segment in terms of volume demand. PSUs are also a vertical with significant demand. The private sector, enterprises as well as SMBs, shows potential although their demand is dwarfed by that of the government sector. We can get an idea of this by examining some of the main market segments for security solutions.
The future in India Electronic Security Equipment market is pointing towards integrated security solutions, created by integrating multiple systems, including video, intrusion, video analytics, fire, access control, HVAC, chemical and biological sensors, etc. Such systems would offer actionable intelligence and decision support to the organization.
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