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01/15/2016 - 15:03
Update – Fault in a Juniper Networks software program
Belnet does not use this software
Juniper Networks has discovered a fault in its Screen OS software that is used for firewalls. As Juniper Networks is a Belnet supplier, we understand that you may have questions regarding the security of your data going through our network. We would like to inform you that Belnet does not use the software concerned and that consequently our...
11/27/2015 - 15:28
EVENT – Conference on e-infrastructure
Don’t miss the first conference on e-infrastructure on 14 December
With a view to offering more researchers the opportunity to benefit from an e-infrastructure which is better suited to their needs, and to fostering research in Belgium, we recommend that you take part in a conference entitled “e-infrastructure in Belgium” organised on 14 December 2015 at the Bibliothèque Royale in Brussels. This forthcoming...
11/27/2015 - 15:27
FOCUS - Power cut plan 2015-2016
We are closely monitoring the situation
Like last year, we are keeping closely abreast of developments regarding the risks of electricity shortages this winter. If shortages occur, although the risks are lower than last year, the competent authorities could enforce certain electricity restrictions by zone. Belnet is clearly paying close attention to this information and is reviewing the...
11/05/2015 - 16:29
FOCUS – New IP network
Migration to the new IP network will take place in January 2016
As we have already mentioned, migration to the new IP network had to be delayed. Initially planned from 5 to 25 October 2015, the migration was pushed back to January 2016. This delay was due to a software bug that occurred on the optical network. After a deep analysis of the problem, Belnet was able to implement a temporary solution to overcome...
11/05/2015 - 12:33
EVENT – BNC 2015
A more interactive “Grand Cru” edition
The latest edition of our annual Belnet Networking Conference met with resounding success. Jan Torreele, the managing director of Belnet, opened the conference by providing a summary of present and future projects, mentioning, among others, the WANLAN-FIN project. Dirk Haex, coordinator of Belnet’s Networks department, highlighted the advantages...
10/07/2015 - 17:00
EVENT - Belnet Networking Conference: 22th october 2015 @ The Egg
Register now
The Belnet Networking Conference is a not to be missed event for all organisations connected to our research network. There will be a combination of international and national keynote speakers, inspiring customer projects and various networking moments. The future of research networks, the Internet of Things, security, supercomputing, etc. are...
10/07/2015 - 16:12
FOCUS - govroam
Our govroam roaming service is taking on international dimensions
Three years ago Belnet launched govroam, a roaming service based on the eduroam principle but meant exclusively for administrations and government departments. This service gives users secure and simple access to the wireless network of their organisation, but also to the wireless networks of other participating organisations. To use this service...