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

North Florida Broadband Authority to deploy Calix in its middle mile network

The North Florida Broadband Authority (NFBA), a middle mile provider serving 14 rural counties in North Central Florida, will deploy Calix's (NYSE: CALX) B6 Ethernet Service Access Nodes (ESANs) for

Lightyear founder Sherm Henderson passes the management torch

Sherman Henderson, the founder of Lightyear Network Solutions (OTC BB: LYNS), a competitive residential and business service provider will step down from the CEO post to become Chair Emeritus and

NTT acquires Value Team to build European and Latin American presence

NTT's (NYSE: NTT) services subsidiary NTT Data Europe wants to further its presence in both Europe and Latin America so it's going to acquire Italian IT service provider Value Team from Value

Bell Canada's broadband meter is flawed, report says

Bell Canada (NYSE: BCE) may be anxious to get their broadband meter in place to implement usage based billing for consumers and their wholesale customers, but it appears that their usage measurement

Verizon has no OTT video plans

Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) isn't ruling out the possibility of someday offering its users an over the top (OTT) online video service, but right now it will focus on increasing its FiOS TV

FairPoint expands broadband network availability in New Hampshire

FairPoint Communications (Nasdaq: FRP) continues to make progress with expanding broadband availability in its New England territory, reaching additional homes and businesses in New Hampshire

tw telecom to take part in World IPv6 Day

tw telecom (Nasdaq: TWTC) has confirmed its participation in World IPv6 day, an event it will use to demonstrate that its website will be reachable across IPv6-compatible networks. While the IPv6

TalkTalk tops Ofcom's most complained-about service provider list

TalkTalk (LSE: TALK), an alternative UK-based wireline broadband service provider, has taken home the undistinguished honor of highest amount of consumer complaints collected by telecom regulator

Level 3 wins hybrid fiber/microwave wireless backhaul deal with Verizon Wireless

Level 3 Communications (Nasdaq: LVLT) may not be a wireless operator, but its win to provide Verizon Wireless (NYSE: VZ) with wireless backhaul services for its ongoing 4G LTE wireless network push

Verizon's Q1 wireline results get EBITDA boost from FiOS and enterprise services, but revenue misses forecasts

Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) wireline business performance in Q1 2011, much like its RBOC brother AT&T (NYSE: T), continues to be driven by ongoing FiOS growth and a continued drive into managed