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

360networks takes VoIP services to the Sacramento market

360networks, a facilities based wholesale service provider, has expanded its wholesale VoIP footprint in Sacramento, Calif. market. Through this expansion, 360networks will be able to provide

Verizon serves up new DSL wholesale offering

Competitive service providers that are looking for a new wholesale DSL option, but want to maintain their own service identity, can now turn to Verizon Global Wholesale and its new "White Label"

Vertical Systems cites Ethernet exchanges as new trend to watch

Vertical Systems Group, which is known for its coverage of carrier Ethernet trends, is setting its focus on the emerging Ethernet Exchange market segment. Defining the market segment as a

Alcatel-Lucent lights up China Telecom's, China Mobile's FTTH networks

Alcatel-Lucent's (NYSE: ALU) standings in China's wireline broadband market got a lift this week by winning Fiber to the Home (FTTH) contracts with both China Telecom and China Mobile. Although

Telefonica's Telesp will invest $519 million in Brazil broadband network

Telecomunicacoes de Sao Paulo (Telesp), the Brazilian arm of Telefonica (NYSE: TEF), plans to plunk down $519 million to expand broadband networks and services throughout Brazil this year. As one

NTELOS buys FiberNet from One Communications

NTELOS (NASDAQ: NTLS), a regional integrated wireless/wireline operator in West Virginia, is the victor in the race to acquire One Communications' FiberNet business for about $170 million. By

AT&T brings California State University at Fresno into its U-Verse

Students living at the Campus Pointe development at California State University at Fresno will be able to tap into a triple play bundle courtesy of AT&T (NYSE: T). Delivered to the university

FCC: Broadband providers need to step up rollouts

The FCC's broadband plan may hold the promise of giving all Americans an equal chance to get a broadband connection, but getting there is anything but easy. A new FCC report set to be issued this

Optimum Lightpath joins CENX's Ethernet exchange

Optimum Lightpath has become the latest Ethernet service provider that's decided to ramp the growth of its Ethernet service base by signing onto CENX's carrier Ethernet exchange. With the majority of

XO Communications introduces online SIP savings tool

If you're an enterprise that wants to know how much money you'll save in adopting SIP-based services, XO's (OTC BB: XOHO.OB) Saving Estimator tool could be just the tool you need. With XO's