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

Sprint to extend Tata videoconferencing services to enterprise customers

Sprint (NYSE: S) is the latest service provider to reach an agreement with Tata Communications (NYSE: TCL) to provide the Indian provider's telepresence services to its enterprise customer base.

AT&T Labs appoints telecom industry veteran Krish Prabhu as its new president

Krish Prabhu has done a 360-degree tour of duty in the telecom industry, one that's now landed him at AT&T Labs (NYSE: T). He will replace current CEO Keith Cambron, who is retiring from his post

AT&T launches cloud-based CDN service for businesses

AT&T (NYSE: T) is tapping into business customers' need to establish an online video presence to get more eyeballs looking at their products with the launch of its Content Delivery Network (CDN)

360networks adds new network routes stretching from Texas to New Mexico

360networks is once again on the network expansion path. This time, the competitive wholesale provider has lit a 640 mile route between Dallas and El Paso, Texas that can support up to 100 Gbps line

Telmex employs Cisco for its new telepresence offering

Telmex (NYSE: TMX) is enhancing its enterprise services by offering a new suite of collaboration and telepresence services with the help of Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO). Beginning at the end of August,

Ranking the most powerful people in the wireline industry

Take a look at our first annual 15 Most Powerful People in Wireline feature and you'll see many of the same people that FierceTelecom writes about every day in the telecom news. These people are the

Cincinnati Bell to begin offering energy services

Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) is making a move to sell electric services to its residential customer base through its new subsidiary Cincinnati Bell Energy. Through a partnership with Viridian Energy,

CenturyLink to add Verizon Wireless service to its bundles

Building on its previously announced deal to resell Verizon Wireless' (NYSE: VZ) services to its consumer and business customers, CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) will soon allow customers to bundle wireless

PAETEC targets mobile enterprise with visual messaging service

PAETEC (Nasdaq: PAET) is tapping into the mobile nature of the enterprise user with its new Visual Messaging service which can integrate with not only an enterprise's existing voice mail system, but

New Maryland broadband network gets underway

Maryland has broken ground on its new middle mile network, beginning with a portion that will serve the central part of the state. Thanks to a $115 million federal stimulus grant and $43 million in