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

Ethernet pricing disparities continue between regions, service providers: Telegeography

While it is clear that the availability of point Ethernet over MPLS (EoMPLS) and Ethernet Virtual Private Line Services (EVPLS) continues to grow as businesses migrate from traditional

FiberMedia adds more space to its Secaucus, NJ data center

FiberMedia, a data center provider with strong presence in the New York metro area and Cleveland, has expanded its Secaucus, N.J. data center. Driven by the demand from enterprises for virtual

Who are the highest paid CEOs in wireline?

As we enter the second quarter earnings season, FierceTelecom takes a look at the highest paid CEOs in the wireline segment of the telecom industry. In our new feature, The 15 highest-paid CEOs in

Juniper's Q1 revenue down 6%, but still surpasses analyst expectations

Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) is feeling the pain of its major telco customers putting off their purchasing decisions for its routing products as the vendor reported that Q1 2012 net revenue declined

MegaPath entices SMBs, enterprises to the cloud with new storage, data backup service

MegaPath is tapping into the potentially lucrative cloud services market with its latest Hosted Data Backup and Storage offering for SMBs and enterprises. Coming on the heels of the debut of its

AT&T wireline rises 2.4% with strong gains in next-gen consumer, business services

The saving grace for AT&T's (NYSE: T) wireline unit in Q1 2012 continues to be its IP-based consumer U-verse service and next-gen businesses services, the company's Tuesday morning report shows.

Alcatel-Lucent lights up Opelika, Ala.'s new FTTH network, smart grid initiative

Opelika, Ala. is giving its residents a new quad play offering over a new Fiber to the Home (FTTH) network that will not only offer traditional triple play voice, video and data service, but also a

Tellabs aligns with NEC Networks, SI to target Japanese packet optical opportunities

Tellabs (Nasdaq: TLAB) has established a resale agreement of its 7100 P-OTS (Packet Optical Transport System) with NEC and System Integration Corp. (SI) to capitalize on international growth targets

Cable & Wireless Communications' LIME brings IPTV to Barbados

LIME, Cable & Wireless Communications' Caribbean unit, has begun offering a broadband-based IPTV service in Barbados. Subscribers will be able to access up to 130 video channels and on demand

Bell Aliant ups competitive ante with 250 Mbps FTTP speed tier

Bell Aliant (Toronto: BA-UN.TO) has added a 250 Mbps/30 Mbps Fiber to the Home (FTTH) FibreOP speed tier, giving it another weapon to battle thriving cable MSO competition in Canada's Atlantic