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  Reply # 370500 20-Aug-2010 21:29 Send private message

Ragnor:
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All providers go through Telecom so as long as Pacific Fibre is still on paper only one has little to no choice.

In Europe Telecom would have been forced to close shop the way they are operating.


Blame Telecom is getting old.

Why haven't other ISP's built more competing infrastructure?
 


Because

1) other ISPs profit without having to put money on
2) they can blame Telecom if something goes wrong...





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  Reply # 371120 22-Aug-2010 18:07 Send private message

3) Resource consent process is arduous and expensive.
4) Government interference and regulation in the industry scared off potential investors.

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