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

Calix (NYSE: CALX) rode the broadband adoption wave again in Q4

Calix (NYSE: CALX) once again saw a rise in revenues in Q4 2010 from ongoing sales of its platforms with new customers, broadband stimulus project awards and other new platforms. During the quarter,

Alpheus buys dark fiber from FiberLight to expand Dallas footprint

Alpheus Communications, a Texas-based competitive fiber and data center service provider, is continuing its ongoing fiber network expansion efforts by purchasing dark fiber from fellow fiber provider

Telmex (NYSE: TMX) Q4 net profit dips with higher tax bill

Telefonos de Mexico (NYSE: TMX) took a 32 percent net profit hit in Q4, a factor it attributes to lower revenue and higher taxes. During the quarter, Telmex reported net profit of 3.39 billion pesos

France Telecom sets ambitious FTTH goal of 15 million homes passed

France Telecom (NYSE: FTE) revealed that it will bring Fiber to the Home (FTTH)-based services to 15 million homes, or 60 percent of France's households, by the year 2020. Initially targeting 10

CENX names Herb Hribar as new CEO, reveals strategic investors

CENX has named Herb Hribar as the company's new CEO, a wireline and wireless industry veteran known for his ability to take companies public. Hribar's resume includes a trio successful COO domestic

BT's (NYSE: BT) Q4 results boosted by cost cutting, rising broadband adoption

BT's (NYSE: BT) continual cost cutting measures and ongoing wireline broadband deployment efforts enabled the UK incumbent provider to increase its Q3 earnings by 7 percent. During the third quarter,

AboveNet makes fiber network investment in California's Orange County

AboveNet (NYSE: ABVT) is taking out its backhoe to install more fiber connectivity and network services in California's growing Orange County area. Set on bringing its network connectivity in the Los

Canada's CRTC postpones implementation of usage-based billing rules

Canada's communications regulator Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has decided to postpone the implementation of its proposed Usage Based Billing (UBB) rules for 60

MTS Allstream introduces cloud-based disaster recovery service

MTS Allstream (Toronto: MBT.TO) is playing into the growing desire for cloud-based disaster recovery services with its new Cloud Replication Services offering. Delivered through a partnership with

tw telecom wins multi-year deal to upgrade Fort Bliss Army base

tw telecom (Nasdaq: TWTC) has won a contract to provide Fort Bliss, the U.S. Army's base in western Texas and southern New Mexico, with data, Internet and voice services. Although the terms of the