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 email@example.com. Follow @FierceTelecom on Twitter and find him on LinkedIn.
Articles by Sean Buckley
TeliaSonera International Carrier is responding to the growing demand for bandwidth from its growing mix of carrier and social media company customers by adding 11,500 dark fiber miles to its network.
Savvis will enhance its reach into Canada with the debut of a second data center in Toronto next summer.
Level 3 Communications has expanded and upgraded its Latin America network in four of the region's largest countries--Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Venezuela--to support what it says is a growing desire from carrier and business customers for higher speed integrated IP solutions.
T-Mobile emerged as new key challenger to AT&T and Verizon Wireless in the wireless market. The wireless operator's Q3 results, reported FierceWireless, prompted a number of analysts firms to increase their net add expectations for Q4 2013 and into 2014.
Liv Garfield, CEO of BT Openreach, will leave the UK incumbent telco this spring after nearly three years on the job. She will take the CEO post at Severn Trent.
AT&T has set an ambitious goal to expand its U-verse broadband to about 57 million locations by 2015 by upgrading its last mile network with more IP DSLAMs and VDSL2.
TDS Telecom is moving forward with four broadband stimulus projects that will extend service to customers in parts of Georgia and Wisconsin.
CenturyLink's cloud and data center subsidiary Savvis has scored another point in the financial services sector by securing a contract for data center services with trading company IEX Group.
Verizon may tout how its FiOS TV offering can provide a superior experience over cable, but a number of moves it has made lately suggest the service provider could be building the foundation to offer some kind of virtual cable or a broader over-the-top video offering.
AT&T is making its fiber-based network service capabilities available to more California-based businesses by completing the installation of its fiber to over 450 multi-tenant office buildings throughout the San Francisco metro area.