Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Communications

Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Communications - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Feb 23, 2016, 197 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP6084

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Communications in US$ Million and Thousand Units. Global market is further analyzed by the following End-Use Markets: Freight, Transportation, Military, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 61 companies including many key and niche players such as -

General Electric Company
Geotab, Inc.
Globalstar, Inc.
Honeywell International
Hughes Network Systems LLC

Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Communications
TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      M2M Communications - A Rudimentary Overview                       II-1
      M2M Communications Turn into a Huge Market Opportunity            II-2
      Satellite M2M Communications - Harnessing the Power of
       Satellite Networks to Establish Machine-to-Machine
        Communications                                                  II-2
      Satellite M2M Communications Market - Where do Opportunities Lie? II-3
       ‘Satellite M2M Services’ - Turning into a Lucrative Recurrent
        Revenue Stream for Satellite Network Operators                  II-4
       Widespread Availability & Proliferation of Satellite
        Communication Devices/Machine Units Augurs Well for the
         Future of Satellite M2M Communications                         II-5
       L-Band Connections Dominates the Global Satellite M2M Market     II-5
        Table 1: Global Satellite M2M Market (2015): Percentage
        Share Breakdown of Number of Connections by Frequency Band
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                            II-6

  2. MARKET TRENDS, GROWTH DRIVERS & ISSUES                             II-7
      Remote Asset Tracking, Monitoring, & Control - Made Easy
       through Satellite M2M Communications                             II-7
      Satellite SCADA Applications Gaining Traction                     II-7
       Remote Monitoring and Management of SCADA Systems Fuels
        Development of SCADA-HMI Applications                           II-8
       RTUs: The Fundamental Building Block for SCADA Systems           II-9
      Military/Defense Sector - The Traditional Revenue Generator
       for Satellite M2M Applications                                   II-9
       Defense Industry to Walk the Tight Rope Balancing Growth
        against Lethargic Global Economy & Allied Sectorial
         Challenges                                                     II-10
        Table 2: Global Military Expenditure (in US$ Billion) by Top
        5 Spending Nations for Years 2012 through 2015 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-11
      Land Transportation, Air & Maritime Freight Industries to
       Drive Robust Growth in Satellite M2M Market                      II-12
       Table 3: Global Satellite M2M Communications Market:
       Percentage Share Breakdown of In-Service Units by End-Use
       Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                     II-13
       Recovery in Commercial Retail Business to Lend Traction to
        Demand for Satellite M2M in Commercial Land Transport
         Functions in Coming Years                                      II-13
        Spiraling Competition in the Trucking Industry Drives Focus
         on Telematics                                                  II-13
        Commercial Vehicle Tracking & Monitoring Systems for
         Emergency Crash Response                                       II-14
        Government Intervention Bodes Well for the Market               II-14
         Table 4: Greater Focus on Urban Goods Mobility to Benefit
         Demand for Satellite M2M Against the Backdrop of Rising
         Spending in Logistics: World Spending on Logistics (in US$
         Trillion) for the Years 2015 & 2022 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   II-14

         Table 5: World Production of Commercial Vehicles (Trucks,
         Trailers & Buses): Breakdown of Annual Production Figures
         in ‘000’ Units for Years 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     II-15
       Satellite M2M Services Gain Increased Acceptance in the
        Maritime Industry                                               II-15
        Satellite M2M to aid Shipping Fleet Optimize Supply Chains      II-16
      Satellite M2M Makes Fuel Level Monitoring in Tanks in Remote
       Mining Operations Easier                                         II-17
      Declining Cost & Complexity of Implementations & Faster RoI
       Realization to Drive Growth in Satellite M2M Communications
        Market                                                          II-18
       Cost Benefits of Satellite M2M in End-Use Sectors                II-18
      New Technology Innovations & Product/Service Developments to
       Drive Growth                                                     II-18
       Dual Mode Solutions to Help Sustain Demand Prospects for
        Satellite M2M                                                   II-19
       Cloud Platforms to Expand Reach of Satellite M2M                 II-19
       Development of Multi-Network M2M Platforms Spearhead Market
        Growth                                                          II-19
       Standardization: Key for Wider Adoption of Satellite M2M         II-20
      Market Challenges                                                 II-21
       Tough Competition from Cellular M2M Communications               II-21
       Lack of Interoperable Equipment                                  II-21
       High Equipment and Bandwidth Cost Restrain Growth                II-21
       Lack of Awareness Hampers Adoption of Satellite Services         II-22
       Security Concerns Limit Growth Opportunities                     II-22

  3. AN OVERVIEW OF SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS                            II-23
      Factors Affecting the Satellite Sector                            II-23
      Short-Term Market Opportunities                                   II-24
       Key Drivers and Restraints in the Global Satellite Industry      II-24
      Opportunities in Ka-Band Services                                 II-24
      Role of ITU in the Satellite Industry                             II-25
      Satellite Industry Defies Recession                               II-26
       Satellite Industry Analysis                                      II-27

  4. GLOBAL M2M MARKET DYNAMICS                                         II-28
      Mobile Satellite Services Market: An Insight                      II-28
      Military and Government: Key Customers of Mobile Satellite
       Communications                                                   II-28
      Regulatory Environment                                            II-29
      Long Range Identification Tracking (LRIT) Regulations             II-29
      ITU Initiatives                                                   II-29

  5. MACHINE-TO-MACHINE (M2M) COMMUNICATION - AN INTRODUCTION           II-30
      Machine-to-Machine (M2M): Definition                              II-30
      Key Components of M2M System                                      II-30
       Trackable Mobile or Fixed Assets                                 II-30
       Communications Network                                           II-30
       Back-Office Applications or Users                                II-31
      M2M Communications                                                II-31
      Applications of M2M Technology                                    II-31
       Select Applications of M2M Communications                        II-32
      Wireless M2M Systems                                              II-32
       Benefits of Using Wireless M2M Systems                           II-32

  6. AN OVERVIEW OF SATELLITE MACHINE- TO- MACHINE                      II-34
      Satellite M2M: A Definition                                       II-34
      End-Uses of Satellite M2M Systems                                 II-34
       End-Use Applications of Satellite M2M Communications Systems     II-34
       Commercial Transportation                                        II-35
       Heavy Equipment                                                  II-35
       Fixed Asset Monitoring                                           II-36
       Marine Vessels                                                   II-36
       Government and Internal Security                                 II-36
       Consumer Transportation                                          II-37
      Satellite Telephones: An Application of Satellite M2M Technology  II-37

  7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS                                  II-38
      Cobham SATCOM Unveils New M2M Communication Terminal              II-38
      Rock Seven Introduces RockBLOCK Mk2                               II-38
      Airbus Defence and Space Launches Proximity M2M Management
       Solution                                                         II-38
      M2M Connectivity Introduces Packaged Satellite Modems of SkyWave  II-38
      Numerex Unveils New Enhanced Satellite Data Solution              II-38
      ORBCOMM Unveils New Satellite M2M Modems                          II-38

  8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-39
      Thuraya Collaborates with ViaSat to Launch M2M Service            II-39
      OHB SE Forms New IoT and M2M Focused Subsidiary in Austria        II-39
      ORBCOMM Acquires SkyWave                                          II-39
      SpaceWorks Enterprises Forms New Subsidiary                       II-39
      ORBCOMM Acquires Wam Technologies                                 II-39
      Intelsat Inks Agreement with Kymeta to Design Satellite
       Antenna Solutions                                                II-39
      Pivotel Collaborates with Inmarsat to Provide M2M Services in
       Asia                                                             II-39

  9. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS                                     II-40
      General Electric Company (Canada)                                 II-40
      Geotab, Inc. (Canada)                                             II-40
      Globalstar, Inc. (US)                                             II-40
      Honeywell International (USA)                                     II-41
      Hughes Network Systems LLC (US)                                   II-42
      Inmarsat plc (UK)                                                 II-42
      Iridium Communications, Inc. (US)                                 II-43
      Lat-Lon LLC (US)                                                  II-43
      Lockheed Martin Corporation (US)                                  II-43
      M2M Data Corporation (US)                                         II-44
      Orbcomm, Inc. (US)                                                II-44
      PeopleNet Communications (US)                                     II-45
      Qualcomm, Inc. (US)                                               II-45
      SkyBitz (US)                                                      II-45
      SkyTel (US)                                                       II-46
      Telefónica UK Limited (UK)                                        II-46
      Thuraya Telecommunications Company (UAE)                          II-46
      ViaSat Inc. (US)                                                  II-47
      Wireless Matrix, Inc. (US)                                        II-47

  10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                         II-48
      Value Analytics                                                   II-48
       Table 6: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
       Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services by Geographic
       Region - US, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of
       World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Service
       Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-48

       Table 7: World Historic Review for Satellite
       Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services by Geographic Region - US,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$
       Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-49

       Table 8: World 14-Year Perspective for Satellite
       Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services by Geographic Region -
       Percentage Breakdown of Service Revenues for US, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
       Years 2009, 2016 & 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-50

       Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
       Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services by Sector -
       Freight, Transportation, Military and Others Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$
       Million for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-51

       Table 10: World Historic Review for Satellite
       Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services by Sector - Freight,
       Transportation, Military and Others Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for
       Years 2009 through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-52

       Table 11: World 14-Year Perspective for Satellite
       Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services by Sector - Percentage
       Breakdown of Service Revenues for Freight, Transportation,
       Military and Others Markets for Years 2009, 2016 & 2022
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-53

       Table 12: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
       Satellite Machine-to-Machine Hardware Analyzed with Annual
       Hardware Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2015 through 2022
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-54

       Table 13: World Historic Review for Satellite
       Machine-to-Machine Hardware Analyzed with Annual Hardware
       Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2014 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-55
      Volume Analytics                                                  II-56
       Table 14: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
       Satellite Machine-to-Machine Communications Market Analyzed
       with Installed Base in Thousand Units for Years 2015 through
       2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-56

       Table 15: World Historic Review for Satellite
       Machine-to-Machine Communications Market Analyzed with
       Installed Base in Thousand Units for Years 2009 through 2014
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-57


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-1
        Wireless M2M Market: An Insight                                 III-1
        Product Launches                                                III-1
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-2
        Select Key Players                                              III-2
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-8
        Table 16: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
        Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market Analyzed
        with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2015
        through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-8

        Table 17: US Historic Review for Satellite
        Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market Analyzed with
        Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009
        through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-9

  2. EUROPE                                                             III-10
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-10
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-10
        European Satellite M2M Market                                   III-10
        Regulations Governing M2M Market                                III-10
        Focus on Select Regional Markets                                III-11
         Germany: A Key Market                                          III-11
         UK                                                             III-11
          Robust Government Support to Boost M2M Satellite
           Communication Market Growth                                  III-11
        Product Launches                                                III-11
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-12
        Select Key Players                                              III-12
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-14
        Table 18: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market
        Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for
        Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-14

        Table 19: European Historic Review for Satellite
        Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market Analyzed with
        Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009
        through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-15

  3. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-16
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-16
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-16
        Overview                                                        III-16
        Heavy Equipment Market Drives Demand for M2M                    III-16
        Satellite M2M Providers: Facing Competition from Cellular
         M2M Market                                                     III-17
        Government Support to Boost Growth of Satellite M2M
         Communication Market in China                                  III-17
        Corporate Development                                           III-17
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-18
        Table 20: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services
        Market Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-18

        Table 21: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Satellite
        Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market Analyzed with
        Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009
        through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-19

  4. LATIN AMERICA                                                      III-20
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-20
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-20
        Latin America - A Market Review                                 III-20
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-21
        Table 22: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services
        Market Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-21

        Table 23: Latin American Historic Review for Satellite
        Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market Analyzed with
        Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009
        through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-22

  5. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-23
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-23
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-23
        Canada                                                          III-23
         Satellite M2M Communication Market to Grow                     III-23
        Middle East & Africa                                            III-23
        Select Key Players                                              III-24
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-25
        Table 24: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for Satellite Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services
        Market Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million
        for Years 2015 through 2022 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-25

        Table 25: Rest of World Historic Review for Satellite
        Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services Market Analyzed with
        Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2009
        through 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-26


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 61 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 67)

     The United States (32)
     Canada (4)
     Japan (3)
     Europe (23)
     - France (2)
     - Germany (3)
     - The United Kingdom (9)
     - Spain (3)
     - Rest of Europe (6)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (3)
     Latin America (1)
     Middle-East (1)
 
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