Latest news

02/17/2011 - 13:31
Workshop Belnet R&E Federation & eduroam
Presentations online
Belnet recently organised a workshop concerning ‘Identity and Access management’. During this workshop participants received a complete overview of the Belnet services ‘eduroam’ and ‘Belnet R&E Federation’. If you could not attend this workshop, an overview of the presentations is available (NL – FR)
01/24/2011 - 13:32
Belnet presents new house style
New logo and new slogan
Belnet launches a completely new house style at the start of 2011. We have chosen a new logo and a new slogan and have also revamped our website ( Belnet's new house style is in keeping with the organisation's values and philosophy. The dedication and customer focus that is key to the organisation is now also reflected in the new...
10/27/2010 - 14:33
Belnet has new trans-national research network
Project IOT@ to interconnect three regions with high-speed cross-border network
PRESS RELEASE - Brussels, 27 October 2010 - Belnet , responsible for the Belgian national research network for Belgian universities, higher education colleges, research centres and government departments, has signed a collaboration agreement with RENATER and RESTENA - the French and Luxembourg research networks - to launch a new super-fast trans...
10/14/2010 - 14:33
Announcement Workshop
Network Performing Arts Production Workshop
Terena is teaming up with Internet2 and European NRENs to organise a Network Performing Arts Production Workshop in Europe. Goal of the workshop is to give participants the opportunity to ‘learn, touch and play’ with diverse solutions as well as learn about the network performing arts scene. The workshop will be held in Paris from 22 until 24...
08/24/2010 - 14:36
IPv6 Connectivity
An IPv6 block for your organisation
IPv6, the successor of IPv4, is the latest generation of Internet Protocol. IPv4 is currently the standard protocol, but due to the rising number of users and online applications it will no longer adequate in the future. It is expected that there will be a shortage of IPv4 addresses by 2012.   Implement IPv6 now within your organisation   Because...
07/06/2010 - 14:37
Belgian ISPs start using superspeed network
New BNIX network launched
PRESS RELEASE - Brussels, 6th July 2010 - Starting this month, Internet and content providers that are members of the Belgian Internet exchange BNIX (Belgian National Internet eXchange), shall be able to transport four times more Internet traffic, thanks to a new network. The data traffic speed shall also be five times higher than before. Belnet...
06/30/2010 - 14:37
Belnet saves the Euro-IX conference thanks to E-collaboration
When Belnet together with BNIX (Belgian National Internet eXchange) hosted the “16th Euro-IX Conference” in Brussels from 18-20 April, little did we know what Mother Nature had in store for us.   118 guests had registered, representing 40 different Internet nodes in Europe, Japan, the US and even Nepal. However, only 58 participants were...