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

Onvoy Voice Services employs Sonus for its network expansion

Onvoy Voice Services, a wholesale voice service provider, is leveraging Sonus Networks' (Nasdaq: SONS) VoIP gear for its latest network expansion initiative. For this particular deployment, Onvoy

Tellabs Q1 2011 revenue declines 15 percent; sees potential in the mobile Internet segment

Tellabs' (Nasdaq: TLAB) Q1 2011 results once again illustrated the ongoing revenue struggles the vendor saw across its three main segments--broadband, transport and services. During the first

Infonetics: Businesses are turning to SIP trunking, but TDM trunks aren't going away

SIP trunking may be a nascent player in the enterprise communications market that still predominantly uses T1 and TDM-based voice trunking, but a new Infonetics survey revealed that 43 percent of

Telstra gets extension to separate its retail and wholesale operations

Telstra's (ASX: TLS) move to break up the company into separate retail and wholesale units is being delayed yet again as the Australian incumbent service provider just got a 90-day extension to turn

North Florida Broadband Authority to deploy Calix in its middle mile network

The North Florida Broadband Authority (NFBA), a middle mile provider serving 14 rural counties in North Central Florida, will deploy Calix's (NYSE: CALX) B6 Ethernet Service Access Nodes (ESANs) for

Lightyear founder Sherm Henderson passes the management torch

Sherman Henderson, the founder of Lightyear Network Solutions (OTC BB: LYNS), a competitive residential and business service provider will step down from the CEO post to become Chair Emeritus and

NTT acquires Value Team to build European and Latin American presence

NTT's (NYSE: NTT) services subsidiary NTT Data Europe wants to further its presence in both Europe and Latin America so it's going to acquire Italian IT service provider Value Team from Value

Bell Canada's broadband meter is flawed, report says

Bell Canada (NYSE: BCE) may be anxious to get their broadband meter in place to implement usage based billing for consumers and their wholesale customers, but it appears that their usage measurement

Verizon has no OTT video plans

Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) isn't ruling out the possibility of someday offering its users an over the top (OTT) online video service, but right now it will focus on increasing its FiOS TV

FairPoint expands broadband network availability in New Hampshire

FairPoint Communications (Nasdaq: FRP) continues to make progress with expanding broadband availability in its New England territory, reaching additional homes and businesses in New Hampshire