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

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

Comcast tries to lure Frontier's Indiana FiOS TV customers

As Frontier Communications (NYSE: FTR) continues to make its unceremonious exit out of the TV business by jacking up its installation fees, Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is wasting no time to lure

HomePlug Powerline Alliance endorses IEEE's hybrid home networking standard

In the latest home networking "no new wires" battle, the HomePlug Powerline Alliance has voiced its support for the IEEE's new catchall home networking standard--IEEE P1905. Similar to the G.hn

Cable & Wireless isn't selling its international assets

Cable & Wireless Worldwide (LSE: CW.L) put out the fire on rumors that it is going to sell its international assets. Pacnet, an Asian-based submarine cable operator, made an informal $500 million

Lightower expands New York metro, Southern Connecticut networks

Lightower Fiber Networks continues to ride its network growth momentum with two new network expansion initiatives in both Connecticut and the northern New York metro region. In the Connecticut