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

Verizon establishes cloud resale agreement with Princeton Hosted Solutions

Verizon continues to carve out a wholesale niche in the cloud services market as the service provider's wholesale division on Thursday inked an agreement with Princeton Hosted Solutions.

Telx taps former Tata veteran Tony Rossabi to head up service provider sales

Telx on Thursday announced that they named Tony Rossabi as their new senior vice president of Service Provider Markets.

Orange Poland to deploy 1,800 km of fiber under EU's Kujawsko-Pomorskie program

Telekomunikacja Polska (TP), Poland's incumbent service provider that now offers services under France Telecom's Orange Poland brand, has appointed partner Relacom to create a consortium to construct 1,800 km of fiber throughout the country.

Hibernia Atlantic brings Ethernet services to IO New Jersey

Hibernia Atlantic on Thursday announced that it will begin offering its Ethernet services out of data center provider IO's New Jersey facility.

Telebras, IslaLink to build $900M submarine cable linking South America to Europe

Telebras, Brazil's state-run service provider, this week signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with IslaLink to build a submarine cable network between Europe and South America.

BT expands cloud, IT security services in Colombia

BT on Tuesday unveiled a series of cloud and security service initiatives targeting the Latin American market, particularly Colombia.

FiberMedia launches new agent and reseller program

FiberMedia, a data center provider focused on the New York metro and Cleveland markets, on Wednesday introduced Project Velocity, a program targeting the agent and reseller communities.

Level 3 extends CDN services to public sector via WITS-3 contract

Level 3 Communications on Tuesday began offering its content delivery network (CDN) services on the Washington Interagency Telecommunications System (WITS 3) contract.

VDSL equipment revenue rose 15% in Q2, says Dell'Oro

Fiber-based broadband is the ultimate last mile access dream, but there's arguably still strong momentum for hybrid copper/fiber-based VDSL, according to a new Dell'Oro report.

Equinix sells off 16 data centers to investment group for $75M

Equinix on Tuesday shed itself of 16 of its International  Business Exchange (IBX) data centers in the United States, selling them to an investment group consisting of 365 Main, Crosslink Capital and Housatonic Partners, for $75 million.