Low Earth Orbit satellites are hot property at the moment. There are dozens of companies in the process of launching constellations. In many cases these are aimed at delivering broadband connectivity in rural areas. Many are also being deployed expressly for the purpose of delivering connectivity for IoT devices.
This report provides profiles of the capabilities and relative strengths of 44 key players in the satellite space, with a particular focus on those delivering IoT via LEOs. It looks at current and planned deployments, technology choices (e.g. communications protocols), any indicators of success and any relevant background to the likely success of each of the players.