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 Follow @FierceTelecom on Twitter and find him on LinkedIn.

Articles by Sean Buckley

Terremark increases its cloud network capacity in London

Terremark, Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) cloud and data center subsidiary, is giving its enterprise customers in London another service option by deploying a node of its Enterprise Cloud Managed Edition in

Chronicling the NCTA's annual cable trade show

FierceTelecom's sister publication FierceCable is on hand at the NTCA's annual trade show, The Cable Show, which is being held at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. Take a look at some of

FairPoint to sell off its Northern New England payphone operations

FairPoint Communications (Nasdaq: FRP) has reached a deal to sell off its northern New England payphone business--a dying business for traditional wireline operators--to Pacific Telemanagement

Pacnet, Infinera demonstrate 500G superchannel transmission

Pacnet, the operator of the EAC-C2C submarine cable system in Asia, in conjunction with Infinera (Nasdaq: INFN), transmitted over 3 Tbps of capacity over its 4,500 km network, the company announced

Windstream takes to the road for Merge streaming video, broadband product

Movie buffs who can't get enough of streaming video, rejoice: Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN) has launched a new contest and 29-city tour to encourage new subscribers to sign up for its new Merge broadband

Application delivery controller revenue jumped 5% in Q1 2012

Driven by strong growth in both physical high-end modular and virtual appliances, Application Delivery Controller (ADC) revenues rose 5 percent sequentially to almost $390 million in the first

NTT Europe seeks Nordic managed-services opportunities

NTT Europe is capitalizing on the growing opportunities for cloud and managed services in the Nordic countries by opening an office in Stockholm to target customer opportunities in Scandinavia.

Google's Kansas City 1 Gbps FTTH network debut gets held up

Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) has yet again delayed the roll out of its 1 Gbps Fiber to the Premises (FTTP) network, missing its previously set end of June launch date. Amid a wave of hype, Google promised

Service providers, government clash over GSA Networx contract revenue potential

Service providers and the federal government can't seem to reach common ground on the revenue potential for General Services Administration's (GSA) Networx multi-billion government telecom services

AT&T, IBEW begin labor contract negotiations

AT&T (NYSE: T) and one of its main unions--the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)--has headed to the negotiating table to hammer out a new labor contract. Last Thursday, the