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

tw telecom's Ethernet rise is based on a fiber-rich, customer-first diet

tw telecom's (Nasdaq: TWTC) recent designation as the third largest Ethernet service provider by Frost and Sullivan, trailing only AT&T (NYSE: T) and Verizon (NYSE: VZ), is recognition that the

Consolidated extends CloverLeaf's AppDaily to its IPTV subscribers

Consolidated Communications (Nasdaq: CNSL), one of the largest independent telcos in the United States, is enhancing its IPTV subscribers' experience by adding CloverLeaf's AppDaily TV apps solution

AT&T recruits 100 technicians to build out U-verse in Kansas

As AT&T (NYSE: T) expands its U-verse service throughout Kansas, the service provider will hire about 100 new technicians with a focus on Kansas City, Kan. Following a similar hiring drive in

Insight Research: Wireless backhaul will help triple Ethernet spending by 2016

Offering greater flexibility in terms of bandwidth and features at lower costs than traditional legacy TDM services, Ethernet access continues be the soup du jour of the network services market. By

Integra Telecom adds fiber to over 50 more buildings across U.S.

Integra Telecom continues to expand its fiber drive into its network regions, funding 52 new projects to either expand existing sites or bring fiber to new sites alone in the month of August.

Telefonica Brazil gets ready to launch TV service

Telefonica Brazil (NYSE: TEF), including its Telesp subsidiary, plans to debut its Imagenio-branded TV services throughout the country. Although Telefonica already provides TV services to about

NBN Co. lights up final "First Release" site in Willunga, South Australia

NBN Co., the operator of Australia's National Broadband Network (NBN), has begun trials of fiber-based broadband service on the fifth of its "First Release" sites in Willunga, South Australia.

PAETEC shareholders to vote on Windstream merger in late October

PAETEC's (Nasdaq: PAET) shareholders will be making their final decision to either approve or reject Windstream's (Nasdaq: WIN) $2.3 billion acquisition of the CLEC at the end of October. Windstream

Gordon Yang takes helm of ZyXEL Communications

When ZyXEL needed to find a new leader they did not have to look to far. Yang The broadband vendor found it from within as they promoted 15-year company veteran Gordon Yang, who most

Verizon adds more major studio content to its FiOS VoD library

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) wants a bigger piece of the VoD (video on demand) business to challenge cable, satellite and an ever-growing array of over the top video service rivals, and is working to garner