Global Animation Software Market to Reach $1.8 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

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Global animation software market is driven by technological advancements as well as large-scale improvements in the infrastructure facilities. Further, interoperability of equipment and improvements in bandwidth are expected to propel animation software revenues to $1.8 billion by 2015.

Animation Software: A Global Strategic Business Report

Animation is among the few entertainment media whose popularity transcends all ages. Fast-paced technological advancements have ensured that computer animation finds wide appeal among audiences of all classes and ages. Rapid rise in satellite and cable TV broadcasting operations, and widening reach of Internet have contributed to increased demand for animation-based entertainment content. Animation software tools, used for creating computer-generated outputs, are expected to benefit from the intensifying activity in the animation industry.

Increasing use of Animation software across various market verticals - films, television broadcasting, video game development, web designing, training and education services, and corporate communications, is anticipated to be the principal driving force for the industry. Expanding use of animation in training and instruction programs, need for effective animations in video games, and growing requirements of broadcast and media sector are expected to further fuel growth in animation software market. Growth in the emerging animation software markets of web page development and corporate applications is led by the continued expansion of World Wide Web as a means of media exchange and business transactions.

United States and Europe are expected to hold on to their lead by 2015, as stated in a recent report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. Animation software solutions are being used across all major verticals in North America. Adoption of advanced software solutions in Europe is expected to bolster animation software market in the region, while increasing trend of animation offshoring is expected to contribute towards higher revenue generation in Asia-Pacific. Lured by attractive prospects in the emerging markets of Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa, global vendors are devising new strategies and offering novel products to bag a larger share of revenue pie. In particular, Asia-Pacific is expected to generate higher revenues from new and legal versions of software packages, driven by the anticipated reduction in illegal software business.

Worldwide animation software market features vendors that are focused on providing high-speed, low-cost solutions with improved functionality. Major players profiled in the report include Adobe Systems Incorporated, Autodesk Inc., Caligari Corporation, MAXON Computer GmbH, NewTek Inc, Smith Micro Software Inc., Side Effects Software Inc., STRATA, and Toon Boom Animation Inc., among others.

The report titled "Animation Software: A Global Strategic Business Report" published by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., covers major market dynamics, trends, issues, and competition pertaining to the market. The report enumerates recent product introductions/innovations, developments, mergers, acquisitions and other strategic industry activities. Analysis is presented for the period 2005-2015 for established and emerging markets including - United States, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World.

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