Sean Buckley

Biography for Sean Buckley

Sean Buckley is the senior editor of FierceTelecom. He joined the FierceTelecom staff in July 2009 and is responsible for covering news and trends in the wireline section of the telecom industry. Before joining the FierceTelecom staff, Sean most recently served as the Editor-in-Chief for Telecom Engine from 2006 to 2009 overseeing both the former print publication Telecommunications Magazine Americas and its transition to a web-based publication. Sean returned to Telecommunications in July 2006 after a brief one-year stint covering the public sector IT and mobile network infrastructure trends as a senior analyst at Current Analysis. In addition to writing about wireline industry trends, Sean enjoys playing with his two sons, reading history books, watching the Celtics, and listening to Grateful Dead concerts on Sirius Satellite Radio. Sean works out of his home office Dracut, Mass., and can be reached at sbuckley@fiercemarkets.com. Follow @FierceTelecom on Twitter and find him on LinkedIn.

Articles by Sean Buckley

CenturyLink Q2 revenue rises to $4.61B with increased broadband, business service sales

CenturyLink reported on Wednesday that Q2 2012 earnings rose year-over-year due to an uptick in both consumer broadband and strategic business services.

Hawaiian Telcom reports rise in business, consumer revenue; overall revenue declines to $94M

Hawaiian Telcom reported on Thursday that even though the telco's Q2 2012 revenue declined slightly due to ongoing access line loss, it saw continual gains in both consumer and business service revenue.

NTT Communications' 40G ASE submarine cable will go live this month

NTT Communications on Tuesday said its new Asia Submarine-cable Express (ASE) undersea cable connecting major cities in Asia, will begin operations on Aug. 20.

AT&T strikes back against copper theft in Phoenix with $5K reward offer

AT&T on Tuesday offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of people stealing copper from its wireless cell sites in Phoenix, Ariz.

Will Google shed the cable assets it bought from Motorola?

Will Google be shedding its recently acquired Motorola cable assets? Jim Barthold, editor of FierceIPTV, discusses ongoing rumors about the Internet giant's intentions.

CyrusOne files IPO registration papers

CyrusOne, the data center subsidiary of Cincinnati Bell, filed papers Wednesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering.

Cincinnati Bell's Q2 wireline growth driven by Fioptics, Cyrus One revenues

Cincinnati Bell reported on Wednesday that Q2 revenue rose sequentially due to ongoing gains in its emerging Fioptics service suite and its Cyrus One data center division.

tw telecom Q2 revenues rise 7.7% on strong Ethernet, IP VPN sales

tw telecom reported on Monday that its total revenues in the second quarter grew 1.6% sequentially over Q1 2012 and 7.7% year over year.

Reliance Globalcom serves up 10G point-to-point Ethernet

Reliance Globalcom on Tuesday unveiled 10G LAN PHY, a new dedicated point-to-point Ethernet service, for its enterprise and wholesale carrier customers.

Core switches to drive revenue growth in the Fibre Channel market

Fibre Channel switch and adapter revenues are going to be a lucrative source of revenue for all of the industry players involved, approaching $3 billion in 2016 indicates a new Dell'Oro Group report.