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

Bell Aliant (Toronto: BA-UN.TO) Q4 operating revenues decline, but maintains aggressive FTTH build out plans

Bell Aliant's (Toronto: BA-UN.TO) Q4 and 2010 year revenues illustrate the ongoing growing pains of an incumbent service provider trying to shed its traditional wireline voice image as it becomes a

TalkTalk, BSkyB to conduct FTTH trial

UK-based alternative providers TalkTalk and British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB) are going to launch a 3,600-home Fiber to the Home (FTTH) trial in North West London. As a joint research &

Frontier puts FiOS TV rate hike on hold

Frontier Communications (NYSE: FTR) has decided that while it's not abandoning its proposed FiOS TV rate hikes in Oregon, Washington and Indiana, it felt it needed a bit more time to craft the right

Savvis (Nasdaq: SVVS) shores Q4 2010 losses as managed service revenues rise

Savvis (Nasdaq: SVVS) continues to benefit from ongoing business customer's adoption of its managed services suite as Q4 revenue rose to $252.7 million, up 4 percent from $219.8 million in Q4 2009.

Earthlink (Nasdaq: ELNK) grew business revenues, reduced consumer churn in Q4 2010

Earthlink (Nasdaq: ELNK) saw its shares of ups and downs during the fourth quarter of 2010 as revenue rose 1 percent from Q4 to $168.8 million, but full year 2010 revenues declined 14 percent from

PAETEC opens new Phoenix-based data center

PAETEC (Nasdaq: PAET) is responding to the rapidly growing data center market by opening a new data center facility in Phoenix, Ariz. Offering Southwest-based business colocation services with

PacketExchange takes up residence in Telx's Ethernet exchange

PacketExchange, an Ethernet and IP network service provider, is the latest service provider to take advantage of the Ethernet exchange concept by joining Telx's Ethernet exchange. Set on expanding

FCC to lay out USF reform plans

The FCC is meeting today to discuss how it can realign the current $8 billion Universal Service Fund (USF) to fund current and future broadband network rollouts. During today's meeting, the FCC will

Global Crossing extends Genesis broadcast services to Latin American customers

Global Crossing (Nasdaq: GLBC) is wasting no time in putting its acquisition of Genesis Networks to work as it's now making its broadcast and media services available over its Latin American-based IP

Cox Business adds Cisco-certified managed IP PBX service to its voice suite

Cox Business is beefing up its SMB voice services suite by adding new managed IP PBX solution based on Cisco's Small Business Communications System. Offered as part of its Managed IP PBX+ service in