How Big is the Satellite Backhaul Opportunity?

Backhaul is one of the key growth engines for the Satcom Industry. A large portion of satellite capacity coming online in the next few years is purposely designed for Backhaul and, despite COVID-19, the segment continued to show major contract wins. But how big is the market, and for how long can this growth trajectory.

StreetInsider: NSR Report: Satellite Backhaul Primed to Generate $25 Billion Annually by 2030

NSR’s Wireless Backhaul via Satellite, 15th Edition report, released today, forecasts $25 billion in annual revenue in 2030 for satellite backhaul, propelled by explosive connectivity demand worldwide and post-COVID-19 recovery in the near term. On this potential, “New business models like Managed Services and Network-as-a-Service are key to make satellite easier to adopt by MNOs,” states NSR..

Fierce Wireless: Astranis has a plan to slash satellite backhaul costs

NSR’s Wireless Backhaul via Satellite, 15th Edition discussed in reference to satellite backhaul costs. Earlier this week, NSR noted in a press release the satellite backhaul industry is “just scratching the surface of the addressable market,” with around 470 Gbps of traffic carried via this medium out of a total addressable market of 22 Tbps. By.

NSR Report: Satellite Backhaul Primed to Generate $25 Billion Annually by 2030

COVID-19 Recovery, Managed Services and Network-as-a-Service Business Models Help Industry Target 22 Tbps Addressable Market Cambridge, MA – April 12, 2020 – NSR’s Wireless Backhaul via Satellite, 15th Edition report, released today, forecasts $25 billion in annual revenue in 2030 for satellite backhaul, propelled by explosive connectivity demand worldwide and post-COVID-19 recovery in the near.

Non-GEO Constellations: Answering the Call?

Non-GEOs continue to make noise, and for the right reasons. With SpaceX launching hundreds of satellites and revealing more info on their user antennas (with Musk admitting that the biggest challenge is cost of user terminals) to OneWeb restarting their production and awaiting a 36-satellite December launch, to Telesat forming a new public company post.