Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) Market 2018: Managed and Wholesale Services Analyzed and Forecasts in New Research Report at

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One of the emerging trends in this market is the increase in the utilization rate of transponders. Because of government regulations and market consolidation, the capacity of C-band and Ku-band is expected to decline by 3 percent during the forecast period. Hence, the transponder utilization of the existing satellites will increase significantly.

According to the “Global Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) Market 2014-2018” report, one of the major growth drivers in the market is the increased demand for TV and video transponders. The demand for FSS transponders has been increasing as a result of the high adoption of HDTV because HD channels require four-five times more capacity than a standard definition channel.

A fixed satellite service (FSS) is a satellite service that uses geosynchronous satellites for broadcasting purposes such as TV and radio, telecommunications, and satellite communication used by government and military organizations. An FSS offers services under two major category: wholesale services and managed services. The satellites used for FSS generally have a low power output. In addition, they require larger dish-style antennas for reception. Currently, there are almost 432 active geosynchronous satellites that are providing services across the globe.

The Global Fixed Satellite Service market can be classified into two major segments based on service category: Managed Services and Wholesale Services. The Global Wholesale FSS market can be classified into five segments: TV Channel Broadcast, Telecom Backhaul, Broadband Services, Content and Video Distribution, and Military Satellite Communication. The study covers 325 satellites that offer FSS through their transponders. In addition, the report covers almost 96 new satellites that are expected to be launched by several FSS operators during the period 2014-2018.

The Global Fixed Satellite Service Market 2014-2018 has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the APAC, Western Europe, the Middle East and Africa, North America, Latin America, and Eastern Europe and Russia; it also covers the Global Fixed Satellite Service market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

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Market Driver

    Increased Demand for TV and Video Transponders
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Market Trend

    Increase in Utilization Rate of Transponders
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The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Fixed Satellite Service Market: Embratel Star One SA, Eutelsat Communications SA, Intelsat SA, SES SA, SKY Perfect JSAT Holdings Inc., Space Communication Ltd., Telesat Holdings Inc. and Thaicom Public Co. Ltd.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Avanti Communications Group, China Satellite Communications, Hispasat, Indian Space Research Organization, JSC Gazprom Space Systems, MEASAT Global, Nigerian Communications Satellites, Nilesat, Portugal Telecom, Russia Satellite Communication, SingTel Optus and Telenor Satellite Broadcasting.

Further, the report states that one of the major challenges in this market is the requirement for high capital investment. FSS operators spend a lot of money upfront to procure and launch satellites. Also, they have to pay for insurance because of the high risk involved in launching and the orbital placement of the satellite.

Key Questions Answered in this Report

    What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
    What are the key market trends?
    What is driving this market?
    What are the challenges to market growth?
    Who are the key vendors in this market space?
    What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
    What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Table of Contents

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

03.1 Market Overview

03.2 Product Offerings

04. Market Research Methodology

04.1 Market Research Process

04.2 Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape

06.1 Market Overview

06.1.1 Market Size and Forecast

06.2 Five Forces Analysis

07. Global Fixed Satellite Service Market Segmentation by Service Category

07.1 Global Fixed Satellite Services market by Service Category 2014-2018

07.2 Global Wholesale FSS Market 2014-2018

07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast

07.3 Global Managed FSS Market 2014-2018

07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast

08. Global Wholesale FSS Market Segmentation by Services

09. Geographical Segmentation

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Trends and their Impact

17. Vendor Landscape

18. Key Vendor Analysis

19. Other Reports in this Series

14 List of Exhibits

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