The global aerospace, defence & security industry experienced a 32% rise in company filings mentions of internet of things in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Leidos with 50% year-on-year increase, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 45 aerospace, defence & security company filings. The growing application of internet of things will prove to have a transformative impact across multiple sectors. GlobalData’s Internet of Things (IoT) Market Size, Share and Trends, Analysis and Forecast report helps keep abreast of the latest trends in internet of things, market opportunity forecast and the competitive landscape. Buy the report here.

Notably, internet of things was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q1 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of cloud and environment, according to GlobalData.

Of the 50 leading companies in the aerospace, defence & security industry, Leidos had the greatest increase in references for internet of things in Q1 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified 9 internet of things-related sentences in the company's filings, an increase of 300% in Q1 2023 compared with Q4 2022. Axon Enterprise’s mentions of internet of things rose by 500% to 6 and Raytheon Technologies’s by 400% to 5 and Lockheed Martin’s by 100% to 4 and Northrop Grumman’s by 100% to 3.

GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for internet of things in Q1 2023 was 91.

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GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics uses machine learning to uncover key insights and track sentiment across millions of regulatory filings and other corporate disclosures for thousands of companies across the world’s largest industries.