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01/10/2012 - 13:22
Belnet newsletter December 2011
Overview 2011
We wish you the best for the New Year. We hope 2012 will be successful for you and your organisation. In 2011 there was a new wind within Belnet. 11 new employees joined us, we launched a new house style and focused on workshops. There was also a migration between Belnet CERT and, which is now known as 2011 was also the year of...
12/09/2011 - 13:22
Bandwidth statistics
Old monitor site offline on the 16th of January
Since the 17th of October the bandwidth statistics of your organisation are only available to your own organisation. You just go to https://monitor.belnet.bewhere you can give in your Belnet Personal Login. After logging in, you can consult your statistics which show the traffic from your point of view. You will receive a global overview and a...
11/28/2011 - 13:23
Belnet Networking Conference 2011 : presentations and pictures online!
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11/21/2011 - 13:24
Merger Belnet CERT and
Your single point of contact for all your security questions
Belnet CERT and have merged today. Until today all your questions and requests concerning security were handled by Belnet CERT. This will now be done by This merger guarantees you the same level of expertise. The service will even improve because all expertise is bundled and has only one name. Your organization can count on...
08/10/2011 - 14:25
Reminder: report your planned maintenance works
Belnet’s 24/7 helpdesk guarantees you an efficient monitoring of your connectivity. Therefore we ask you to report planned maintenance works within your network at least 1 day on beforehand to our helpdesk. It mainly concerns maintenances that have an impact on your connectivity to Belnet. Based upon this information our helpdesk will have a...
05/27/2011 - 14:25
Belnet is making IPv6 addresses available to government, education and research institutes
Action in response to "World IPv6 Day" on 8 June 2011
Brussels, 27 May 2011 – As of today, Belnet, the national research network responsible for Belgian universities, colleges, schools, research centres and government departments, is making IPv6 addresses available to all its customers. The organisation hopes that this will stimulate the universities, colleges, research centres and government...
05/24/2011 - 14:26
DNSSEC elevates the security of DNS
Overview of the changes
Thanks to DNS (Domain Name System) we can use domain names instead of IP addresses on the internet. DNS was invented in 1983, but since then the internet has strongly evolved. Security breaches within DNS were discovered and these problems undermined the trustworthiness of DNS. That is why DNSSEC (Domain Name System Security Extensions) were...