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NSR Press Releases

  • Satellite Operator Financials in State of Transition

    Tue 11, Apr 2017

    New NSR Report Sees Operators Increasing Risk Tolerance after Lackluster 2016 for Capacity Revenues

    Cambridge, MA –  NSR’s Satellite Operator Financial Analysis, 7th Edition, released today, finds in an industry fraught with falling prices and indebted behemoths, satellite operators are playing a more aggressive game to find growth. A shift in emphasis, away from the broadcast-dominated days, into a brave new world of HTS, LEOs and MEOs, with radical and sometimes…

  • Big Data via Satellite Produces Big Revenue Opportunities

    Mon 03, Apr 2017

    Earth Observation and IoT Software-as-a-Service Big Data Opportunities Approach $2.4 Billion by 2026

    Cambridge, MA – NSR’s Big Data via Satellite report, released today, finds over $580 Million in 2016 retail revenues attributed to Big Data via Satellite applications across seven key verticals, and by 2026 retail revenues will approach nearly $2.4 Billion.  Achieving that growth, however, will require on-going developments by satellite players to integrate, process,…

  • NSR Finds Satellite Backhaul Increases Footprint in Telecom Ecosystem

    Mon 27, Mar 2017

    Demand Elasticity Unlocking $3.4 Billion Capacity Opportunity as 4G Backhaul Reaches Mainstream 

    Cambridge, MA – NSR’s Wireless Backhaul via Satellite 11th Edition report, releasing tomorrow, forecasts the global installed base of satellite backhaul sites to surpass 188,000 by 2026 and generate US$3.4 billion in annual satellite capacity revenues. The growth will be driven from 3 main areas, mobile backhaul, trunking and IP content distribution. Mobile backhaul will…