DSL providers added 1.17 mln customers in Q1 2004

During the period ending March 31, 2004, providers of Net access via digital subscriber lines added 1.17 million net new subscribers, beating their previous record by 300,000, according to a study by Leichtman Research Group. Total broadband additions, including cable, reached 2.34 million, bringing the U.S. broadband population to 26.9 million.