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 email@example.com. Follow @FierceTelecom on Twitter and find him on LinkedIn.
Articles by Sean Buckley
Tinet, now a Neutral Tandem subsidiary, has launched its EtherCloud offering, a Layer 2 wholesale platform that enables its network partners to buy and sell global Ethernet and VPLS connectivity. As
EarthLink (Nasdaq: ELNK
) has put another piece of its super-CLEC business puzzle together as it completes its acquisition of One Communications. Under the terms of the previously announced agreement,
Lightower Fiber Networks has put the lid on its latest acquisition of Open Access Inc., a deal that enhances their network presence in both greater New York City and Long Island. Similar to its
AT&T (NYSE: T
) U-verse users will soon be able to access more commercial free music as the telco has added both Music Choice to its TV channel lineup through a unique TV application and SWRV, an
Australia's national broadband network (NBN) has hit yet another snag as the NBN Co. decided to suspend its network construction tender because construction companies did not provide terms and
Zayo Group continues to follow the ongoing trajectory of providing wholesale services to colocation and managed service providers by securing a new contract with T1Company, a provider of dedicated
On the eve of finishing its merger deal with CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL
), Qwest (NYSE: Q
) secured a $100 million contract with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for Internet Protocol Services (IPS).
The disruption to TelePacific's SIP (session initial protocol)-based SmartVoice service, which prevented customers from making and receiving calls, is now under review by the FBI's cyber-terrorism
Now that Rex Shelby, the former senior vice president of engineering operations at Enron Broadband Services (EBS), has been sentenced to two years of probation, the case against the energy giant's