LuxNet is preparing for the implementation of DSL (Digital Subscriber Lines), a new high-speed, consumer oriented data transfer technology using standard telephone lines.

Transfer speeds are expected to be a standard 1.5 megs/second downstream, with upstream rates between 56k and 1.5 megs on a sliding price scale. An international consortium of companies is the driving force behind proposed widespread implementation, which could finally bring mass real time multimedia over the Internet affordably...