Feb 05, 2014

Research and Markets: Concise Analysis of the International Satellite-based Earth Observation Market - Forecasts to 2016

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(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sdv6nn/global) has announced the addition of the “Concise Analysis of the International Satellite-based Earth Observation Market – Forecasts to 2016” report to their offering.

One the major trends witnessed in the market is the formation of the GEOSS. GEOSS is an internet-based platform that allows users of Earth observation data to access, search, and use the data, information, tools, and services for their needs. GEOSS is mainly used to develop a data-driven system to investigate the Earth’s past, present, and future scenarios and models.

In addition, the GEOSS is expected to address several societal benefit areas of critical importance such as disaster, climate, water, weather, ecosystem, agriculture, biodiversity, health, and energy. The GEOSS was developed by the GEO, a voluntary partnership of governments and international organizations, to utilize the growing potential of Earth observations. The GEO has been coordinating several efforts to build GEOSS on the basis of a 10-year implementation plan. The GEOSS system is expected to be completed by 2015.

Key questions answered in this report: What will the market size be in 2016 and at what will be the growth rate? What are key market trends? What is driving this market? What are the challenges to market growth? Who are the key vendors in this market space? What are the market opportunities and threats faced by key vendors? What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these key vendors?

Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
2. List of Abbreviations
3. Introduction
4. Market Research Methodology
5. Market Coverage
6. Market Landscape
7. Geographical Segmentation
8. Vendor Landscape
9. Buying Criteria
10. Market Growth Drivers
11. Drivers and their Impact
12. Market Challenges
13. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
14. Market Trends
15. Key Vendor Analysis
16. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned: DigitalGlobe Inc. Eads Astrium SAS. GeoEye LLC. ImageSat International N.V. Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. RapidEye AG.

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