U.S. Rural Access Platforms Market

U.S. Rural Access Platforms Market

North America
Research Code: 6842-01-00-00-00
SKU: TE01207-NA-SF_12837


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The objective of this report is to analyze various rural high-speed access platforms and service providers. Specifically, the report will focus on service providers that serve residential customers. While the focus of the report is on rural markets, it is to be noted that several of the providers examined in this report offer services in Tier-II and Tier-III markets such as Columbus (OH), Overland Park (KS), Rochester (NY), and other similar markets.

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

  • Introduction and Definitions
  • Summary of Key Market Trends

Market Overview

  • Rural Broadband Deployment: Bridging the "Digital Divide"
  • Market Challenges
  • Market Drivers
  • Market Restraints

Analysis of the Rural xDSL Market

  • Favorable Regulatory Rulings Encourage Rural DSL Deployment by the RBOCs
  • Non-RBOC ILECs Pushing DSL Availability
  • Presence of Competitive DSL Providers Remains Thin in Rural Markets

Analysis of Cable Modem Services in Rural Markets

  • Competitive Threats for Cable Operators Intensify in Non-Metropolitan Markets

Rural Fixed Wireless Broadband Analysis

  • Licensed Fixed Wireless Continues to Face Technical and Financial Challenges
  • Unlicensed Fixed Wireless Providers Gain Traction in Rural Markets

Analysis of Satellite Broadband Access in Rural Markets

  • Satellite Broadband: Declining Prices Increase Service's Attractiveness

Conclusions & Market Engineering Awards

  • Conclusions
  • Market Engineering Awards for the Rural Broadband Access Provider Industry