SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 25, 2001 – Growing numbers of remote workers and telecommuters are driving increased demand for broadband services and equipment across businesses of all sizes, according to a set of recent reports from high tech market research firm, In-Stat/MDR. In-Stat’s research determined that over half of the U.S. workforce perform their jobs in what could be considered remote sites. The bulk of these workers are in small remote branch offices or are telecommuters in 2001. By
2005, In-Stat expects more than 60% of the workforce to be considered remote, driving continued need for remote
connectivity and high-speed Web access for remote workers. Get the full Instat Report