ViaSatellite: Satellite’s Window of Opportunity in Backhaul and 5G
NSR’s article on Backhaul and 5G opportunities…..Within the connectivity business, backhaul is THE bet that many programs are hinging their success upon. Indeed, the latest NSR report on wireless backhaul forecasts $25 billion in annual revenue in 2030, propelled by explosive connectivity demand worldwide and post-COVID-19 recovery in the near term. The industry is just scratching the surface of the addressable market with 470 gigabits per second of traffic consumed today, compared with the total potential of 22 terabits per second and expanding due to consumer trends. It is a core target of virtually every current and new satellite capacity provider.