VSAT and MSS Market Overview. Abdelfattah ABUQAYYAS CoE/ARB Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org ITU - BDT . Topics. Global Satellite Market - Overview Mobile Satellite Systems (MSS) Messaging Voice Broadband data Satellite and Internet VSAT Trends and Markets
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Can operators survive?
Work with other solutions - not against them
Satellites are ideally suited to provide this service
problems with grade of service)
BUT The future looks bright.
But MSS telephony sector unlikely to grow significantly
Regulations Can Encourage - or Discourage - Access to Satellite Communications Solutions
During the first (WTPF) – 1996, five principles and issues related to the introduction of GMPCS systems have been adopted, one of them proposed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to facilitate Arrangements for type approval, licensing, marking, provision of traffic data, and customs recommendations related to the free circulation of GMPCS terminals (GMPCS-MoU).
The Signatories will develop arrangements on the essential requirements necessary for the:
OPEN SKIES IS AN IMPORTANT ISSUE!!!!
BUT they are starting to come down.
The following would be key guideposts to the future: