Chorus still pushing away business

About this time last year we wrote a blog piece about Chorus reviewing its financial security arrangements with retail service providers (RSPs) like DTS, and asking RSPs to pay twice their monthly spend with Chorus as a security. A year on, Chorus is still making this demand. Frankly, it’s ridiculous, and here’s why. It’s hard …

Chorus pushing away business with security review

I had heard some rumblings in the industry in recent weeks about Chorus reviewing its financial security arrangements with retail service providers (RSP’s) and then coming to them asking for 2 x their monthly spend as security. Today our account manager asked us for just that. The official line is that they are doing this …

The Challenges of UFB Installations

I recently had the dubious pleasure of attending a Fibre to the Home Installation workshop hosted in Auckland by Crown Fibre.  I say dubious, because as DTS does not really provide mass market connectivity, the value of a session on home installs might seem a little suspect.  However, with a home environment not that much …