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Technavio Research Report (XimLoc is featured in this upcoming LBS technologies global report) 

About LBS
Location-based services (LBS) is used to track the location of users within a wireless network using location-enabled mobile devices. LBS makes use of GIS technology and the internet to track the location of users. User-initiated LBS requires an internet connection to gather the user’s location and provide search results. The various location-enabled mobile devices are smartphones, tablets, PNDs, and location-enabled in-dash devices fitted in vehicles. LBS is used for discovering places and routes, tracking, obtaining traffic updates and real-time directions, routes to landmarks, information regarding ongoing local events, finding friends, location-based advertising, location-based shopping, location-based social networking, and location-enabled searches. It is also used for location-based entertainment and infotainment.

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the LBS Market in Southeast Asia to grow at a CAGR of 50.98 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report
The LBS Market in Southeast Asia is segmented on the basis of two categories: Users and Key Geography. On the basis of users, the market is segmented into three categories: Enterprises, Government Organizations, and Individual Consumers. On the basis of key geography, the market is segmented into Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
TechNavio’s report, the LBS Market in Southeast Asia 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, and the Philippines as leading countries; it also covers the LBS market in Southeast Asia 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
• Indonesia
• Singapore
• Thailand
• Malaysia
• Philippines

Key Vendors
• AdNear
• Digi Telecommunications
• Foursquare Labs
• Globe Telecom
• Google
• Maxis
• TomTom

Other Prominent Vendors
• Advanced Info Service
• Burpple
• Celcom Mobile
• Hungry Go Where
• Picky
• PT Indosat
• ShowNearby
• Smart Communications
• Telkomsel
• Total Access Communication
• U Mobile
• XL Axiata
• Yelp
• Yoose

Emerging Vendors
• Adsmobi
• Airbnb
• Bouncity
• Wimdu
• iPointi
• Jatis Mobile
• Komli Mobile
• looloo
• MappointAsia
• Shoppertise
• TaxiMonger
• Tripid
• Withlocals
• Yotomo

Market Driver
• Increase in Sales of GPS-enabled Smartphones
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Challenge
• Lack of Reliability and Accuracy because of Real-time Information
• For a full, detailed list, view our report

Market Trend
• Use of Analytics to Increase Consumer Engagement
• 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?


Published by: Technavio

Publish Date: November 26, 2014