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09/19/2016 - 16:06
FOCUS – Domain Name Registration
The new platform is now available
As we announced to you, we are working with a new supplier for your Domain Name Registration service. A new platform is now available and the migration of your domain names was completed on the 17th of August. All customers with Domain Name Registration are going to be able to benefit from the new functionalities of this online platform which is...
09/16/2016 - 12:05
EVENT - Belnet Networking Conference: 25th October 2016 @ The Egg Brussels
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 2016 Belnet Networking Conference is also an ideal opportunity to meet your IT colleagues...
08/08/2016 - 11:54
Failure on Belnet network was caused by combination of hardware and software problems
The failure on the Belnet network earlier this week is due to a combination of hardware and software problems on the optical infrastructure.
On Tuesday 2nd August, Belnet, the ISP of the Belgian universities, schools of higher education, research centers and government services, suffered an important failure on its network. Approximately 200 organizations were left during 4 hours without internet connectivity. The Belnet teams were quickly called on site and made every effort...
08/03/2016 - 11:42
The Belnet network is now fully restored
The Belnet network is now recovered and accessible to universities, schools of higher education, research centers and government services
During Tuesday evening, our clients' websites were no longer accessible after an incident on our network. Following the incident, the institutions connected to the Belnet network were impacted with no internet access for a period of around four hours. All organizations connected to the Belnet network were impacted, i.e. around 200...
07/13/2016 - 18:51
The Belnet annual report 2015 is ready!
The online version is available, to read it right away, please click here. If you wish to receive a printed version, please send an email to We hope you enjoy reading!  
07/08/2016 - 17:57
FOCUS – Domain Name Registration
New supplier and new interface by the end of the summer
Belnet’s ‘Domain Name Registration’ service allows you to register domain names for your organisation at a competitive price. Belnet offers a variety of domain names ending in ‘.be’ and ‘.eu’. You can also choose a name that ends with ‘.net’, ‘.org’, ‘.info’, ‘.com’, ‘.nl’, ‘.fr’. And these are just a few of the available extensions! To provide...
06/10/2016 - 10:59
Who's Who? - WANLAN-FIN project
Introducing Igor and Henri of the migration team
Last year Belnet was contracted to manage the external and internal networks of Federal Public Service Finance. In an initial phase of the project, which was given the name WANLAN-FIN, roughly 230 sites of FPS Finance distributed across Belgium will be connected to the Belnet network. Following the successful interconnection of FPS Finance and...