Chorus hasnít always made the†smartest decisions when it comes to its costs†and that modelling these inefficiencies and ruling them out would have to go by the by. Chorus suggests the expense and time taken to model for these would be hopeless and so itís an all or nothing approach Ė you can have the data, but you canít remove the warts.Brislen goes on to point out rival telco CallPlus sells a similar product on the market today for less than the previously announced draft access price that caused all the fuss.
The company does not have a great track record for efficiency or competence when it comes to rolling out the ultrafast broadband network.She has a point. Chorus wouldnít have come up with a proposal that wasnít in line with getting the result it wants from the Commerce Commission.
Any recommendations Chorus makes which involve Ďtrust us to come up with the right answersí should be regarded with healthy scepticism. The company wants the best price possible.