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Cable, fibre broadband grow, DSL down in H1 - Opta

Tuesday 19 October 2010 | 09:44 CET | News
The Netherlands had 6.235 million retail broadband connections at the end of June, of which 3.626 million over DSL and 2.452 million over cable, market regulator Opta reports. The number of DSL connections fell since the last report at the end of December by 3,000, while cable grew by 101,000. The number of FTTH connections grew over the same period from 134,000 to 157,000, and the number of homes passed by fibre increased by 60,000 over the first half to 444,000. The Opta figures show cable offers higher speeds. DSL had 706,000 lines at less than 2Mbps, while cable had just 1,000. There were

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Companies: ACM
Countries: Netherlands
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