Advanced Satellite Communications: Potential Markets

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Advanced Satellite Communications

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction 1
2 General Communications Traffic Types, Volume, and Trends 5
2.2 Traffic Types 9
2.3 Voice Traffic 9
2.4 Data Traffic 35
2.5 Video Traffic 78
2.6 Traffic Summary 99
3 Telecommunications Infrastructure Status and Plans 114
3.2 Cable Facilities 115
3.3 Coaxial Cable 124
3.4 Twisted Pair 127
3.5 Satellites 128
3.6 Very Small Aperture Terminal Technology 135
3.7 Microwave Radio 135
4 Applications 139
4.2 Broadband Technologies 140
4.3 Satellite Systems 181
4.4 Integrated Video 209
4.5 Mobile Satellite Systems 225
5 Satellite-Addressable Markets 244
5.1 Broadband ISDN 245
5.2 VSATS 251
5.3 Integrated Video 254
5.4 Direct Broadcast Satellite 255
5.5 Mobile Satellite Services 260
6 VSAT 265
6.1 VSAT 265
6.2 Broadcasting/Direct Broadcast Satellite 292
6.3 Mobile Services 310
6.4 Traffic 318
6.5 Cross Impacts 320
7 Conclusions 325
7.1 General Communications Traffic Types, Volume, and Trends 325
7.2 Telecommunications Infrastructure Status and Plans 327
7.3 Applications 329
7.4 Satellite-Addressable Markets 334
7.5 Satellite Capturable Markets 336
List of Acronyms 341
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