Saturday, August 27, 2011

US Broadband - Cable Grows Faster than DSL/Fiber

According to a report from the Leichtman Research Group "the eighteen largest cable and telephone providers in the US -- representing about 93% of the market -- acquired about 350,000 net additional high-speed Internet subscribers in the second quarter of 2011 .. The top cable companies accounted for 77% of the net broadband additions for the quarter versus the top telephone companies .. AT&T and Verizon added 628,000 fiber subscribers in the quarter (via U-verse and FiOS), while having a net loss of 578,000 DSL subscribers"  

See "About 350,000 Add Broadband in the Second Quarter of 2011" - here