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06/28/2017 - 12:47
FOCUS - Launch Belnet guestroam
Extend acces to govroam and eduroam
Belnet has recently launched Belnet guestroam. This is a new extension to our already existing services eduroam and govroam. This new functionality is very easy to use and completely free for every institution which uses eduroam and/or govroam. Belnet guestroam allows you to provide temporarily wireless internet access to visitors of your...
06/28/2017 - 10:38
FOCUS – Infrastructure as a Service
Select your provider for the "GÉANT IaaS framework agreement"
To broaden Belnet's Cloud service offer, we have worked in conjunction with 31 NRENs christened GÉANT to publish a European ITT focussing on an "Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) framework agreement". From this comes a list of providers which meet selection criteria and requirements favourably. For each provider, a "framework agreement dossier"...
06/12/2017 - 16:22
Infographic: The Belnet network in a nutshell
The Belnet network is dedicated to higher education and research institutions and administrations. It offers a secure and very fast access to the research network and to the commercial Internet. The infographic shows facts and figures of the Belnet network and the connected organizations. Did you know that more than 700.000 students, researchers...
06/09/2017 - 13:36
BLOG - TNC17: Less human intervention equals fewer errors
By our colleague Laetitia Lagneau, who is at the TNC conference in Linz (Austria)
Less human intervention equals fewer errors. That’s the conclusion Bikash Koley, Director Network Architecture, Engineering and Planning at Google, came to during his lecture at the TNC plenary session on Wednesday. Both from a philosophical and an ethical point of view, this statement may baffle you. That being said, the matter deserves to be...
06/06/2017 - 18:00
BLOG - TNC17: About the ballerina and the network engineer
By our colleague Laetitia Lagneau, who is at the TNC conference in Linz (Austria)
Is there any common feature between a ballerina and a network engineer? Yes of course! If the city of Linz was chosen this year to host the annual conference of research and education networks, it is not a coincidence. Proclaimed the City of Digital Arts by the UNESCO, Linz has within its walls several institutions working towards innovation in...
05/30/2017 - 11:33
Belnet Networking Conference 2017
Save the date!
The following edition of our BNC conference will take place on Thursday, 12 October. The location of the event is the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, within walking distance from Brussels Central Station. The programme includes interesting presentations by national and international speakers on various topics that we will update you on shortly. The BNC...
05/29/2017 - 10:48
Network issues are resolved
Connectivity is now back to normal on the entire network