By Len Jacobson

So much identified for GPS items, the worldwide navigation satellite tv for pc structures (GNSS) is poised for dramatic development. Many GNSS enterprise specialists are predicting ten-fold development over the following decade to make GNSS a $300-billion undefined. This e-book presents a close, actual photograph of the present GNSS industry, providing willing perception into destiny developments. This accomplished source offers whole descriptions of all significant marketplace segments, highlighting dangers and possibilities for progress. functions were using this industry's enlargement, and this publication discusses promising new purposes for either the industrial and security sectors. Taking an international viewpoint on GNSS enterprise, this authoritative quantity exhibits how the is being stimulated all over the world via platforms constructed within the united states, ecu Union, India, China, and Japan. It additionally information how govt coverage is shaping markets within the U.S. and E.U.

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This means that the services provided now will be incrementally improved over time to include better accuracy, stronger signals, and higher availability. Other planned systems, primarily Galileo, will add a significant capability to improve reliability and availability for users with receivers which can, for example, make measurements simultaneously from GPS and Galileo. Satellite navigation systems are complex. For that reason, and based upon the historical record of these and similar space-based systems, there is little confidence that they can be deployed as quickly as the proponents had advertised them at the beginning of their development.

More information on A-GPS and industrial participants can be found in Chapter 12. With an awareness of the currently operational GNSS, one can begin to understand that it is an enabling technology that can lead to many applications and businesses. Chapter 3 will describe the GNSS that are still in initial testing or on the drawing board. Chapter 4 will detail the scope of the GNSS business. After a discussion in Chapter 5 on how policy shapes the market, Chapter 6 will describe the effect on the GNSS business brought about by the expected systems.

In the user segment, both in the military and the civil sectors, there have been extraordinary successes. Civilian user equipment manufacturers have made receivers both affordable and portable for all types of users and installations. 2 GPS accuracy improvement. S. Department of Transportation. ) 30 GNSS Markets and Applications carrier. In the military realm, receivers have been developed and deployed to hundreds of thousands of troops in the field and to almost every weapons system. In particular, the military has equipped several missiles and smart munitions with GPS for precision strike capability.

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