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Market Insight: New Satellite Constellations Enable Revenue Opportunity for CSPs to Complement IoT Connectivity Services

Published: 06 March 2019

ID: G00386357

Analyst(s): Toni Nygren, Bill Ray

Summary

Plans for 600 new satellites in low earth orbit will enable new opportunities for CSPs to complement their current Internet of Things connectivity portfolio. CSP technology product managers must ensure that they don’t miss out on these new opportunities.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

Background and Context

  • Low Barriers to Entry Are Challenging Terrestrial LPWA Offerings
  • Plethora of Startups, Few of Which Will Survive
  • No Dish Required
  • Global IoT Connection Without Need of Roaming Agreements

The Impact

Conclusion

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