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 sbuckley@fiercemarkets.com. Follow @FierceTelecom on Twitter and find him on LinkedIn.

Articles by Sean Buckley

MTS Allstream: Q3 IP service revenue gains offset by legacy service declines

MTS Allstream (Toronto: MBT) continues to see the growing pains of transforming itself from a legacy TDM-centric telephone company into an IP-centric solutions provider. For the quarter, the service

China Unicom names Alcatel-Lucent as its key GPON equipment broker

China Unicom has launched an ambitious Fiber to the Premises (FTTP) product that will serve 29 provinces in the country. To make this network build a reality, the service provider is going to

Asia America Gateway Cable Network makes its 40G move with Mitsubishi Electric

Driven by increased needs for higher bandwidth services, the Asia America Gateway (AAG) Cable Network has hired Mitsubishi Electric to upgrade the transpacific submarine cable to 40 Gbps. In the new

Cisco turnaround plan shows results in fiscal Q1 as revenues rise 4.7% to $11.3B

John Chambers' plan to put Cisco Systems (Nasdaq: CSCO) back on a path of focused growth appears to be working as the networking vendor reported $11.3 billion in net sales for its fiscal first

Dan Dooley carves new identity at TNS

Dan Dooley, a veteran telecom industry executive best known for his work as the President of Sprint Wholesale, is settling in nicely at his new gig as the president and general manager of the

Terremark finds newfound growth by being a part of Verizon

Terremark may have only been bought by Verizon (NYSE: VZ) a mere seven months ago, but already it's seeing the benefits of being part of a larger company as it tripled its size. When the data center

Take a look at today's most powerful wireless leaders

Who are the movers and shakers that are shaping today's wireless telecom industry? FierceTelecom's sister publication FierceWireless pays tribute to the people at top wireless firms, within

Alcatel-Lucent Q3 earnings take hit from weakened economy, lower carrier spending

Alcatel-Lucent's (NYSE: ALU) Chairman and CEO Ben Verwaayen has had high hopes to turn around the struggling company, but it appears that process is going to take longer than he initially thought.

International IP/VPN port prices continue to decline

Multinational corporations looking for economical MPLS IP VPN connections will be happy to know that port prices are continually coming down in major U.S. domestic and international cities. According

FairPoint's N.H. FTTP customers frustrated over snowstorm-related service outages

Many of FairPoint's (Nasdaq: FRP) New Hampshire-area FAST broadband subscribers still can't get online due to software issues at a CO (central office) in Nashua following a power outage from last