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Archive: December 2016 (X)
Up to this point, the core focus of M2M via satellite has been its industrial applications – most notably land transport, aviation and maritime. However, a lot of buzz has been generated recently about the potential for satellite to address consumer based IoT applications. Thus, NSR’s M2M and IoT via Satellite, 7th Edition report, includes analysis and forecasts the consumer IoT segments.
Cisco expects to see 50 billion Internet connected devices in 2020, which looks conservative…
Across the military and government markets, conversations are focused around the next-generation of milsatcom systems. With planning already underway within the UK MoD for a Skynet-6 replacement, at the US DoD for ‘WGS 2.0’, and within other defense organizations around the world there is a common theme that has presented itself – resiliency and redundancy.
Nowhere was that theme more present than at SMi Group’s Global MilSatCom Conference in London this past November. Throughout the…