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  • UltraHD Jumpstart from Japan?

    Feb 11th, 2013 by Jose Del Rosario   More from this Analyst | Profile

    The UltraHD industry is in need of market champions to develop the ecosystem as uncertain market take-up and revenue potential has led to hesitation in investments to promote the platform. The market push for UltraHD is expected to be led by three key regions of the globe, notably North America, Western Europe and East Asia, home to the wealthiest in terms of household disposable income levels and pay-TV households.

    Indeed, on the heels of Eutelsat’s initiative late last year in…

  • Industry focus on satellite broadband Internet access services has progressively shifted over the last few years. North America, Western Europe, Asia, Australia, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa have all at one time or another been classified as the “next big thing” for satellite broadband and high throughput satellites (HTS). And now, the industry is shifting once more with the newest target market being Russia. This was just recently illustrated by the January 2013 report that…

  • China is expected to be the global investment leader for the energy and utility sectors as well as emerging verticals such as Green Energy and mining to support its current and future requirements. Such spending could dramatically drive growth for a host of players in Asia’s satellite SCADA/M2M market over the long term.

    However, market access has been one of the key challenges facing the satellite industry in tapping one of the most lucrative markets in the world. Indeed, the U.S.-based…