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  • Is Small the New Big?

    Aug 11th, 2015 by Prateep Basu   More from this Analyst | Profile

    The gods have been good to space entrepreneurs lately, showering them with unprecedented amount of venture capital funds on business plans revolving around nano- and microsatellite based operations. The hype and expectations surrounding these space startups has set the industry abuzz with mixed opinions on their success and business model sustainability. A platform primarily used for technology demonstration and university missions, small satellites have found favor with the business and…

  • High Throughput Satellite (HTS) systems have undeniably transformed the satellite telecommunications industry, with new markets opened, new verticals developed, and new players entering the scene. With this year’s Global Satellite Capacity Supply & Demand, 12th Edition, (GSCSD12) NSR has for the first time broken GEO-HTS supply and demand into frequency bands—in addition to regions and applications—with these new breakouts revealing interesting new insights about the ways that the…