Armed forces throughout the globe rely on communication systems to enable information sharing and securely stay in constant contact. The role of these systems continues to grow in importance, with new mission areas such as the control of unmanned vehicles and time-critical targeting heavily reliant on network connectivity.
Despite pressures on overall defense expenditure, a universal trend towards network centric warfare combined with an unstable geopolitical landscape, is continuing to drive significant investments in military communications. The market is expected to account for over $40 Billion in revenue by the end of 2020, with investments ranging from the adoption of multi-band and multi-mode tactical radio systems, to the integration of ad hoc networking platforms in unmanned vehicles.
The "Military Communications Market: 2015 – 2030 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts" report presents an in-depth assessment of the military communications ecosystem including key trends, market drivers, challenges, enabling technologies, regional investment landscape, submarkets, leading applications, opportunities, future roadmap, value chain, ecosystem player profiles and strategies. The report also presents market size forecasts for military communications from 2015 through to 2030. The forecasts are segmented for 6 submarkets, 3 service branch classifications, 5 regions and 50 leading countries.
The report comes with an associated Excel datasheet suite covering quantitative data from all numeric forecasts presented in the report.
- Military communications ecosystem
- Market drivers and barriers
- Enabling technologies and key trends
- Analysis of key submarkets and application areas
- Regional landscape of investments
- Industry roadmap and value chain
- Profiles and strategies of over 170 leading ecosystem players
- Strategic recommendations for ecosystem players
- Market analysis and forecasts from 2015 till 2030
Historical Revenue & Forecast Segmentation
Market forecasts are provided for each of the following submarkets and their subcategories:
Satellite Communication Platforms & Terminals
Tactical Radio Platforms & Terminals
Acoustic & Optical Communication Platforms
Base Communications Infrastructure
Network Security & Encryption Systems
Interception & Jamming Systems
Middle East & Africa
Latin & Central America
Key Questions Answered:
- How big is the military communications opportunity?
- What trends, challenges and barriers are influencing its growth?
- How is the ecosystem evolving by segment and region?
- What will the market size be in 2020 and at what rate will it grow?
- Which countries and submarkets will see the highest percentage of growth?
- What are the prospects of COTS (Commercial off-the-shelf) technology platforms, including LTE based tactical wireless broadband networks?
- What percentage of military satellite communications travel through private sector spacecraft?
- How do ongoing conflicts impact investments on military communications?
- Who are the key market players and what are their strategies?
- What are the future prospects of bandwidth sharing among military allies?
- What opportunities exist for acoustic and optical communication platforms?
- What strategies should vendors and system integrators adopt to remain competitive?
List of Companies Mentioned:
3GPP (Third Generation Partnership Project)
ACS (Applied Communication Sciences)
ADI (Analog Devices, Inc.)
Aeroflex Holding Corporation
Airbus Defence and Space
Aitech Defense Systems
Allied Technology Group
APC (Antenna Products Corporation)
API Technologies Corporation
APS (Applied Physical Sciences Corporation)
Artesyn Embedded Technologies
ASC Signal Corporation
ATK (Alliant Techsystems)
Avanti Communications Group
Avanti Government Services
Baier & Baier (Lark Engineering Company)
BDS (Boeing Defense, Space & Security)
Brocade Communications Systems
BRTRC (Baum, Romstedt Technology Research Corporation)
Bundeswehr (German Armed Forces)
Canadian Department of National Defence
CDI (Cyber Defense Institute, Inc.)
Chemring Technology Solutions
Clear Government Solutions
Comtech EF Data Corporation
Comtech Mobile Datacom Corporation
Comtech Telecommunications Corporation
CORWIL Technology Corporation
CSR (Cambridge Silicon Radio)
DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency)
Data Tactics Corporation
DDC (Data Device Corporation)
DLS (Data Link Solutions)
DRNE (Drone Aviation Holding Corporation)
DTI (Diversified Technology, Inc)
EF Johnson Technologies
ESA (European Space Agency)
Fidelis Security Systems
FIRST RF Corporation
GE (General Electric)
GE Intelligent Platforms
General Dynamics Corporation
General Dynamics Mission Systems
Gilat Satellite Networks
Global Secure Networks
Hittite Microwave Corporation
HP (Hewlett-Packard Company)
Hughes Network Systems
Hytera Communications Company
IAI (Israel Aerospace Industries)
IDF (Israel Defense Forces)
Intelsat General Corporation
JRC (Japan Radio Company)
JSDF (Japan Self Defense Forces)
JVC KENWOOD Corporation
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
L-3 Communications Holdings
Lighter Than Air Systems Corporation
Lockheed Martin Corporation
ManTech International Corporation
MDA (Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates)
MI-WAVE (Millimeter Wave Products)
Mustang Technology Group
New Wave DV (Design and Verification)
Northrop Grumman Corporation
NSA (National Security Agency)
ORBIT Communication Systems
Orbital Sciences Corporation
PICMG (PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers Group)
RAF (Royal Air Force)
Raveon Technologies Corporation
Renaissance Electronics & Communications
SAIC (Science Applications International Corporation)
Secure Communication Systems
Secure Technology Company
Sierra Microwave Technology
SkyWave Mobile Communications
Smart Electronics & Assembly
SS/L (Space Systems/Loral)
Sypes Canyon Communications
Tactical Command Industries
TCS (TeleCommunication Systems)
Thuraya Telecommunications Company
TI (Texas Instruments)
Twisted Pair Solutions
U.K. Ministry of Defence
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Marine Corps
Vencore (The SI Organization)
VTS (Vision Technologies Systems)
X-ES (Extreme Engineering Solutions)