The traditional satellite market has a positive outlook. Our data-hungry society requires access to the internet at all times; irrespective of location, device or what we are trying to access. Each year we see a further explosion of the amount of data being transferred. Less than twenty years ago we were using modems and dialup connections that took ten minutes to download one still image. Today we expect seamless video streaming to a hand-held mobile device whilst travelling at 180mph on a train through a tunnel under the sea – and it’s happening.