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

Cincinnati Bell's new broadband and energy ventures are all about survival

Cincinnati Bell's (NYSE: CBB) plans to expand its Fiber to the Home (FTTH) reach along with a move to deliver IPTV over copper and energy services is a thesis that states: innovate quickly and adapt

ATIS Cloud Services Forum tees up CDN-I standard to ease OTT, telepresence service use

ATIS's Cloud Services Forum's new Content Delivery Network Interconnection (CDN-I) Use Case Specification and High Level Requirements (ATIS-0200003) standards is designed to make the user and the

Integra Telecom establishes new PoP at Phoenix NAP data center

Integra Telecom is the latest service provider to establish a point of presence (PoP) in the Phoenix NAP data center. As a reciprocal relationship, Phoenix NAP customers will be able to access

Windstream expands Ethernet service, plots higher consumer DSL upload speeds

Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN) is continuing its aggressive business service drive with the introduction of Ethernet Internet service to 11 new markets, including Akron, Columbus and Dayton, Ohio,

GTA TeleGuam's Dan Moffat steps down from CEO post

Dan Moffat has decided to step down from his role as GTA TeleGuam's President and CEO due to family health issues in mainland United States. Taking over the day-to-day leadership of GTA TeleGuam

Senators Kerry, Warner want USF to focus on broadband expansion

U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-Va.) and John Kerry (D-Mass.) are the latest politicians to put their support behind the ongoing effort to redirect the focus of the Universal Service Fund (USF) from

Sonic.net has no plans for usage based billing

Sonic.net, a competitive broadband service provider that has set an ambitious plan to deliver 1 Gbps Fiber to the Home (FTTH) services in California, has no plans on implementing data caps on its

Global Crossing secures spot on the UK's public sector MTCF contract

Global Crossing's (Nasdaq: GLBC) subsidiary Global Crossing UK made a big splash in the United Kingdom this week as it was chosen as one of the three contractors for the Government Procurement

Com Net to leverage Cyan for its Western Ohio middle mile project

Com Net, a wholesale service provider serving the Western Ohio market, is employing Cyan's Z-Series packet optical transport platforms and its CyMS management system for its GigE Plus Availability

Netflix to launch service in Latin America this year

With the Canadian market in its hand, Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX) is going to bring its video streaming service to Latin America and the Caribbean. Set to be launched later this year, Netflix will offer