Well, there is one issue with this Telecom statement. Global Gateway (
Telecoms wholesale arm ) does NOT peer in Wellington at all. Xtra on the
other hand does peer at ape and wix. Infact GG sells domestic transit
bandwidth to ISP's, but has never had any redundant connectivity to it's
From: Paul Brislen [mailto:Paul_Brislen@idg.co.nz]
Sent: Friday, 28 November 2003 10:26 a.m.
To: Andy Linton
traffic volumes to withing "a few percent" overseas.
He gave me the example of a company in Wellington wanting to shift a lot of
traffic to Auckland. They peer with Telecom at WIX and Telecom pays for the
transport to Auckland. He would rather they peer in Auckland and pay
someone to transport the data that far.