Monday, June 4, 2007

DSL Worldwide Surpasses 200 Million Line Mark

DSL's subscriber base worldwide has exceeded the 200 million mark, with almost 20 percent (or 37 million) living in China, according to new figures from The DSL Forum and Point Topic. China is now the largest provider of DSL-based services.

The new milestone represents a 29 percent increase in the number of DSL customers inside the last twelve months.

The DSL Forum estimates that DSL accounts for 65% of all broadband access forms globally and 73 percent of the Chinese broadband