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
Telebras, the state-run incumbent service provider, is on track to light up new fiber backbone networks in at least three cities by the end of December this year. Among the cities in the latest
Despite the poor macroeconomic environment, data center and colocation space continues to be filled up a rapid pace, driving more service providers to increase their respective footprints organically
Juniper Networks' (NYSE: JNPR
) dedication to cost cutting paid off in the third quarter of 2011 as the vendor reported that net revenues rose 9 percent to $1.106 billion on a year-over-year basis,
Frontier Communications (NYSE: FTR
) now has a bit more power to pay off some outstanding debts as the service provider just secured $575 million in new financing. The new funds will be used to pay
BT (NYSE: BT
) is extending its One Voice anywhere voice application service to its U.S.-based multisite business customers in an effort to help businesses save on costly wireless roaming charges.
Telstra's (ASX: TLS.AX
) impending $11.2 billion sale of its wireline network to the Australian government's National Broadband Network (NBN) Co. has gotten the green light from the company's
EarthLink (Nasdaq: ELNK
) is complementing its aggressive M&A strategy to build its business service presence by lighting up a number of new network routes that simultaneously support new services
Birch Communications has just wrapped up its acquisition of Orlando-based Cordia
, a deal that will expand its growing service base with the addition of about 55,000 business and residential
The third quarter 2011 earnings reporting season for the telecom industry's wireline segment has begun, and FierceTelecom and its sister publications are going to be right there to capture the
Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN
) may have put fears to rest that it would not complete its acquisition of PAETEC (Nasdaq: PAET
) on time as the service provider reached a settlement with shareholders.