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  • Falling satellite capacity pricing is a central discussion topic across the satellite industry.  Aided by variability in HTS vs FSS offerings, aggressive supply, fleet synergies, managed services, and plummeting overall prices, a market transformation is well underway.  Traditional lease models are also under threat as operators offer more services, and competition increases across the value chain.  This is not cyclical change,…

  • In today’s world, businesses are built on how quickly they can turn data into their next competitive advantage.  From leveraging space-based Earth Observation data to predicting retail sales to predictive engine analytics from embedded sensor data to combining advanced imaging and position location data to reduce fertilizer usage in precision agriculture – there is no industry untouched by these “Big Data” applications.  The…

  • As the satellite industry continues to be captivated by rising smallsat popularity, trends and practices are taking hold that will direct the path to sustained success. Many commercial players are pursuing high volume constellations, while militaries are considering ad-hoc projects, universities increasing lead their own missions, and government players look to complement other assets. At the same time, launch continues to be a…