Strategic Defense Intelligence: Products and Insights


by Robbin Laird

With our partner, ICD Research, we are making available a variety of products, which provide strategic intelligence on companies, customers and sectors.

Our partner is becoming Strategic Defence Intelligence and soon we will reflect that change in the rotator and landing page on the Second Line of Defense website.

In this period of significant historical change, and of financial pressures, global positioning is crucial to survival and growth.

These reports can provide an important contribution to corporate thinking a period of flux and change.

We have developed a very comprehensive and well-structured index to find the report of most interest to you and I invite you to take a look.

There are four basic key product types provided by our partner.

Sector Reports $4800

Sector reports are premium analytical reports covering an industry on a global basis (size and development of industry) based on a combination of industry forecasts, market size forecasts and company content.

The reports provide a top line global view on channel dynamics, as well as breaking this down region-by-region, country-by-country, and product-by-product in order to give a complete picture of channel dynamics.

Each report focuses on an individual channel to provide a complete view for those seeking to understand global growth patterns and opportunities. From sales growth and share to the fastest growth areas the reports provide unique insight into future opportunities and challenges.

Free Sample Pages Available:

The Global Armored Vehicles and Counter IED Vehicles Market 2011-2021

214 pages (May 2011)

Survey Reports $2000

Survey based reports, revealing and analyzing the leading experts’ opinion on the future of the industry covered.

Compiles the opinions of respondents across various industries and helps to understand key business issues from the perspective of top level management professionals.

Survey reports can expect to examine the following:

•        Revenue Growth Expectations

•        Market Specific growth Opportunities

•        Mergers & Acquisitions

•        Leading Business Concerns

•        Procurement expenditure trends

Free Sample Pages Available:

Business Confidence in the Global Defense Buyers Industry in 2011-2012

Industry Dynamics, Market Trends and Opportunities, and Demand and Expenditure Forecast

57 pages (February 2011)

Industry Forecast reports $1250

Overview: Industry forecast reports provide detailed insight into the market dynamics of the industry. By providing highly granular historic and forecast data the reports show in detail the state of play and future direction of a particular industry in a country, across a multitude of channels and products.


•        Market Growth Dynamics (segmentation, changes and market landscape)

•        Key Market Trends (forces that are driving them)

•        Competitive Forces (benchmark financial performance and assess business strategy against competitors)

•        Historic and Forecast Industry Values (market and category level)

•        Leading Companies in the Industry (business descriptions, SWOT analysis, news and key personnel information)

•        Key News in the Market

Free Sample Pages Available:

The Russian Defense Sector – Market Opportunities and Entry Strategies, Analyses and Forecasts to 2015

144 pages (October 2010).

SWOT Analysis and Company Profiles $99-$125

The SWOT Analysis & Company Profiles utilize a wide range of primary and secondary sources, which are analyzed and presented in a consistent and easily accessible format.  Focusing on a wide range of key industries, we strictly follow a standardized research methodology to ensure high levels of data quality.

The company profiles are based on a core set of research techniques, which ensure the best possible level of quality and accuracy of data.

Free sample pages available:

Xeonics Holdings, Inc.

30 pages (2010)

As indicated above, free sample pages can be provided of each type of report.

If you write to me and give me your particulars, I will send you some free sample pages of the type of report, in which you are most interested,

Dr. Robbin F. Laird


Second Line of Defense

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