Hold On For Just One Second!

Before you leave, how about subscribing to iGR Opinion, our regular industry newsletter?






Smart Buildings and Internet of Things

U.S. Transportation Buildings: Wireless and Cellular Nodes Forecast, 2019-2024

There are many thousands of airports, bus and railway stations/terminals in the U.S. Not all of these stations/terminals are candidates for in-building wireless (IBW) systems, but many are – and many already have distributed antenna systems (DAS) and Wi-Fi systems deployed to handle travelers’ voice/data traffic.

This market study provides a five-year forecast for the number of Sub 6 GHz, CBRS, mmWave and Wi-Fi nodes expected to be deployed in the U.S. Five-year total addressable market forecasts for these technologies are also provided.


Key Questions Answered

  • What is a smart transportation building? What applications and services are enabled in a transportation building?
  • What technologies are required for a smart transportation building?
  • What is 5G NR?
  • How does 5G NR impact smart transportation buildings?
  • What is CBRS?
  • How does CBRS impact smart transportation buildings?
  • What is the total addressable market for sub 6 GHz, CBRS, mmWave and Wi-Fi nodes in U.S. transportation buildings?
  • How many sub 6 GHz, CBRS, mmWave and Wi-Fi nodes are expected to be deployed in U.S. transportation buildings between 2019 and 2024?

Who Should Read

  • Mobile operators, particularly those servicing the U.S. market
  • Mobile backhaul providers, including telcos and cable MSOs
  • Wired and wireless backhaul vendors and solution providers
  • Mobile OEMs, particularly those servicing the U.S. market
  • Wired and wireless infrastructure vendors, particularly those servicing the U.S. market
  • Financial and investment analysts.

Table of Contents

  • Abstract
  • Executive Summary
    • What This Means
  • Methodology
  • The Smart Transportation Building
    • What is required for a Smart Transportation Building?
    • Why make transportation buildings smart?
    • 5G New Radio
    • Massive IoT
    • 5G Services and Use Cases
    • 5G and Smart Transportation Buildings
    • CBRS and Smart Transportation Buildings
  • Forecast and Methodology
    • Building-specific assumptions
    • Technology-specific assumptions
  • Airports
    • Sub 6 GHz Bands
    • CBRS
    • mmWave
    • Wi-Fi
  • Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals
    • Sub 6 GHz Bands
    • CBRS
    • mmWave
    • Wi-Fi
  • Summary
  • Definitions
  • About iGR
    • Disclaimer

List of Tables

  • Table A: Cellular/Wireless Nodes Deployed in U.S. Transportation Buildings, 2019-2024
  • Table 1: Commercial Buildings in the U.S.
  • Table 2: Sub-types of Public Assembly Buildings
  • Table 3: Passenger-Miles by Travel Mode (in millions), 2017
  • Table 4: Sub 6GHz Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 5: CBRS Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 6: mmWave Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 7: Wi-Fi Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 8: Sub 6GHz Nodes in Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 9: CBRS Nodes in Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 10: Wi-Fi Nodes in Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Table 11: Cellular/Wireless Nodes Deployed in U.S. Transportation Buildings, 2019-2024
  • Definitions Table

List of Charts and Figures

  • Figure A: Cellular/Wireless Nodes Deployed in U.S. Transportation Buildings, 2019-2024
  • Figure 1: Sub 6GHz Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 2: CBRS Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 3: mmWave Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 4: Wi-Fi Nodes in Airports, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 5: Sub 6GHz Nodes in Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 6: CBRS Nodes in Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 7: Wi-Fi Nodes in Rail and Bus Stations/Terminals, Actuals and TAM, 2019-2024
  • Figure 8: Cellular/Wireless Nodes Deployed in U.S. Transportation Buildings, 2019-2024

For additional information on the U.S. Transportation Buildings: Wireless and Cellular Forecast, 2019 - 2024 market study, please contact Iain Gillott, at (512) 263-5682 or by email.