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

FTTH isn't resonating with Germany's broadband users

Despite all of the unlimited bandwidth promise of Fiber to the Home (FTTH)-based services in German consumers aren't biting. As reported by the FTTH Council Europe, Germany trails the rest of Europe

ADTRAN sees Q4 2011 revenues rise 6%, full year above expectations

During a time when service providers are being more conservative about spending, ADTRAN (Nasdaq: ADTN) appears to be unscathed as the vendor reported $175.2 million in Q4 2011 revenues, up 6 percent

Yahoo! co-founder Jerry Yang resigns

Jerry Yang, the co-founder of Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO), is leaving the company just as Scott Thompson settles into his role as the Internet company's new CEO. Yang (Image courtesy of Yahoo!)

CENX brings aboard telecom veteran Dominick DeAngelo

Herb Hribar continues to make his mark on CENX's management team, appointing Dominick DeAngelo as Senior Vice President of Marketing & Strategic Sales. The Ethernet exchange provider said that

Facebook, Google, Twitter opt out of anti-SOPA website blackout

Large websites like Facebook and Twitter are in agreement that the House of Representatives' Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Senate's Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) could have damning

MegaPath extends mobility to its SMB VoIP customers

MegaPath has responded to its business customer employees' increased adoption of mobile technologies in the workplace with a new Hosted Voice Mobile service. MegaPath's new hosted VoIP

Phil Meeks plots Cox Business' path to profitability

In the latest installment of On the Hot Seat, FierceTelecom's sister publication FierceCable talks with Phil Meeks, Senior Vice President, Cox Business, about the cable MSO's plans to grow its

Equinix, Neutral Tandem jointly target wholesale Ethernet opportunities

Equinix (Nasdaq: EQIX) and Neutral Tandem's (Nasdaq: TNDM) new partnership to provide a single point of contact for Ethernet services reflects the service provider's move to extend their service

Verizon, Comcast get service partnership going in Portland and Seattle

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) and Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) have begun to sow the seeds of their new co-selling bundled service partnership, naming Portland and Seattle as its initial markets. At this point, the

Internet Society reveals IPv6 Day 2012 participants

As the Internet Society continues to gear up for the second World IPv6 day to be held on June 6 of this year, a number of major service providers, home networking vendors and Web companies have