14% of spending on US wireline belongs to mid-sized businesses

Mid-sized businesses account for approximately 14% of the current US business spending on wireline data services. Mid-sized businesses are projected to spend an estimated $5.6B in the US on wireline data services in 2007. IP VPN and Ethernet services currently account for approximately 18% spending on wireline data services in the mid-sized business market, with this figure projected to increase to 37% by 2011.