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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow @FierceTelecom on Twitter and find him on LinkedIn.
Articles by Sean Buckley
Danish broadband speeds are rising fast: In its "Broadband Survey 2011," the Danish telecom regulator National IT and Telecom Agency revealed that by the end of the first half of 2011, 38 percent of
Metaswitch has added yet another well-known former service provider executive to its management roster by appointing Ray Smets as its new vice president of global field operations.
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Central Valley Independent Network (CVIN), a consortium of affiliates of independent telephone companies in central and northern California, will soon begin construction on a new middle mile network
Telstra's (ASX: TLS.AX
) plan to sell off its wireline network to the National Broadband Network (NBN) is back in the hands of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), which will
CyrusOne, Cincinnati Bell's (NYSE: CBB
) data center and managed service provider unit, has named IT and telecom veteran Michael Duckett as its new COO.
As one of the latest C-level
PAETEC (Nasdaq: PAET
), through its acquisition of the former Intellifiber/Cavalier, has continued to rack up new government customer wins and its latest agreement to supply Fort Drum, N.Y. with fiber
EATEL, a Gonzales, La.-based independent ILEC, is the latest wireline-centric service provider to craft a deal with a wireless operator to extend wireless services to its respective customer base.
Allstream, the business arm of MTS Allstream (Toronto: MBT.TO
), is responding to its customers' needs for higher bandwidth by implementing 100G capabilities on its national network. To reach the 100G
Nokia Siemens Networks believes that in order to get itself back on a path to profitability it need to take the drastic step of laying off about 17,000 employees by the end of 2013 and shut down