Commission to reconsider bitstream decision
The Commission will reconsider pricing aspects of Decision 582. That Decision deals with the supply by Telecom of
bitstream to ihug and CallPlus. Following the reconsideration, the Commission may amend the pricing terms. In the
meantime the Decision remains in full force.
Bitstream is a circuit provided by Telecom between an end-user's premises and an ATM switch. This circuit is used by a
telecommunications provider to deliver retail broadband services. A telecommunications provider must supply other
components including international transmission, connection to the internet and ISP services.