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11/06/2018 - 15:55
STORY – 25 years of Belnet
An interview with the dream duo of Pascal Panneels and Philippe Van Hecke
For Belnet’s 25th birthday, we decided to hear from some of our most illustrious and senior employees, to take a look back over a few of the most exciting episodes in Belnet’s history. This month, we head to the Services unit, where we put a few questions to Pascal Panneels and Philippe Van Hecke. Together, they make up a dream duo whose work...
11/06/2018 - 15:03
UPDATE - Internet connection prices set to fall in 2019
Belnet will be once again reviewing its rates from 1 January
Internet usage keeps on increasing among connected institutions served by Belnet. As we announced in last month’ special feature, Belnet is predicting growth of 20 to 25% for the academic year. To support this growth in online traffic, we have decided to review our rates once again. Rates will be cut by up to 15% from 1st January 2019. Contact us...
11/06/2018 - 14:57
EVENT - Belnet Networking Conference 2018
A special 25th anniversary edition
The Belnet Networking Conference 2018 was the perfect opportunity to celebrate 25 years of Belnet. This year’s conference took place, for the second time, among the welcoming surroundings of the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Brussels. It brought together around 150 participants from the research and education community as well as representatives of...
10/23/2018 - 14:40
Better inform you in the event of an incident
Belnet puts a dedicated web page at your disposal
To inform you better in case of unavailability of one of our services, is a priority for us. In the event of a major incident on our network or an interruption of service, it is now possible for you to remain permanently informed via a dedicated web page: On this page, you can now find information and updates relating to...
10/23/2018 - 12:27
UPDATE - Belnet will use a new ticketing system as from 1 December 2018
Your open tickets will get a new ticket number
In order to further improve its services, Belnet will switch to a new ticketing system on 1 December 2018. The current OTRS system will then be replaced by ServiceNow. What does this mean for our customers? Your open tickets will be transferred to ServiceNow. After the migration, they will get a new ticket number. You will be notified of the new...
10/23/2018 - 12:11
SURVEY - Give your opinion about Belnet
Let us know how we score
Belnet intends to serve its customers as well as possible. With the help of this customer satisfaction survey, we want to make sure we meet your expectations. In this survey, we try to gauge how well we score in terms of image, customer approach and some services that have gone through a change since the last survey. We would like to know what is...
10/17/2018 - 15:15
Europol launches awareness campaign about cyber scams
Support the campaign in your organisation!
Cyber criminals are constantly looking for ways to earn money at your expense. Individuals and organisations are increasingly falling victim to “social engineering” techniques. This form of cybercrime is focused on gathering confidential information from people and/or making victims perform certain actions. For example, a swindler poses as someone...