As operators look to expand coverage and grow subscribers beyond urban areas, it’s challenging to justify the investment and provide a quality experience for customers in more remote locations.
That’s where cellular backhaul over satellite can offer cost-effective solutions by extending and leveraging the network. Beyond reaching remote and rural locations, cellular backhaul over satellite can ensure first responder emergency and disaster recovery networks can reach previously unreachable areas.
By 2027 CAGR is expected to reach 2.3 billion 4G connections with 87,000 new cites, the majority of which will come from developing regions of Africa, LATAM and Asia Pacific. This will also drive an expected 38% increase in capacity along with 20% growth in hardware, including 12% in units.*