Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


1917 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 110


Topic # 57560 17-Feb-2010 13:58

Maybe the strategy 2degrees chose is proving to work, by only providing for 1/3rd of the market and NOT overloading their systems; it is proving to be a better strategy than XT. 


(I say 1/3rd because plans and data are now a vital part of any market mix.)


I have always thought of 2degrees first few months as a beta test. Data and plans are the next big areas to improve and you need to be reliable for that.


Create new topic
310 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 299853 17-Feb-2010 17:04
Send private message

is that a statement or a question or what?




Any posts are personal comments and not that of my employer

518 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 299855 17-Feb-2010 17:12
Send private message

pwner: is that a statement or a question or what?


There are obviously no questions so it dosn't take much to realise its a statement




PC: 3.3ghz Core i5-2500, 8gb DDR3, ATI Radeon 5850, 27" QHD IPS Monitor

Mobile Phone: iPhone 5 32gb Graphite.


310 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 299856 17-Feb-2010 17:19
Send private message

yes there is no direct question, it is just more of a random statement like a twitter post

i guess he is wanting to start a discussion on the pros and cons of 2degrees strategy so far and compare that to the strategy of XT, but even that isn't clear from the first post.




Any posts are personal comments and not that of my employer

450 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 300361 19-Feb-2010 13:04
Send private message

Would need to see a P&L statement before you can jump on the genuis strategy bandwagon.

1984 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 133

Trusted

  Reply # 300992 22-Feb-2010 13:52
Send private message

Regardless of profitability, 2deg have attempted only basic services for the non-critical end of the market, and appear to have a fairly stable network. In comparison, Telecom say they are planning to build in their redundancy later and this appears to have been the wrong strategy since they have been trying to pickup more demanding business customers. 2deg say they are launching on-account services later.




Qualified in business, certified in fibre, stuck in copper, have to keep going  ^_^

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Hawaiki Transpacific cable ready-for-service
Posted 20-Jul-2018 11:29


Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.