The market drivers are coming from unexpected quarters, signaling diversity in the robot revolution.
The market for telepresence robots, which allow remote workers to beam into far-off locales, is set to surge. But some of the biggest growth seems to be coming from an unexpected sector: Healthcare.
According to new research from market research firm Report Linker, the telepresence market overall will be worth $312 million by 2022. That’s over a two-fold increase from the current market size of $145.8 million.