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Technology Research

We have re-evaluated how to conduct technology, player and market analysis and created an entirely new way of delivering business research value. Harbor has built deep domain knowledge through research, analytics and modeling to provide an ideal context for discovery, ideation and planning. Our content, methods and approach fuel creativity and challenge client teams to find unique solutions in an increasingly connected world. Our services combine consulting engagements and a myriad of research activities including briefings, multiparty research studies and surveys, annual conference attendance, and market and player tracking platform combined with personal support from Harbor analysts.

Discover our unique research service elements including player analysis, ecosystem mapping, real-time news tracking, our quantitative model and forecast, and market and technology research reports.

Consulting Services Smart Systems Market Map

Market Modeling and Forecasting

Harbor’s proprietary smart systems device demographics database and forecast model helps strategic business developers evaluate opportunities, make decisions around pricing models and craft marketing and sales strategies.

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Configured Research and Reports

The Smart Systems and Services landscape changes much too fast for static reports. Our modular, dynamic research briefs and playbooks present quantitative and qualitative research covering markets, technologies and significant growth opportunities in the Internet of Things arena.


Player and Marketing Intelligence Platform

Harbor tracks, organizes, and profiles hundreds of technology players across the Internet of Things ecosystem. Our tracking and intelligence platform informs our clients on market business models, relationships and ecosystems to help define competitive differentiation and market positioning. Use our mapping tools to help inform your partnership, acquisition or solution delivery strategies.


Briefings and Strategic Reviews

Sometimes the hardest part about technology can be taking complex subjects and explaining it in simple terms to executives in your company. Whether it’s a company, technology, market or business model concept you’re interested in, our briefings are designed to engage your team with staff analysts and members of our community to help drive engagement and learning.

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