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11/06/2018 - 15:03
UPDATE - Internet connection prices set to fall in 2019
Belnet will be once again reviewing its rates from 1 January
Internet usage keeps on increasing among connected institutions served by Belnet. As we announced in last month’ special feature, Belnet is predicting growth of 20 to 25% for the academic year. To support this growth in online traffic, we have decided to review our rates once again. Rates will be cut by up to 15% from 1st January 2019. Contact us...
11/06/2018 - 14:57
EVENT - Belnet Networking Conference 2018
A special 25th anniversary edition
The Belnet Networking Conference 2018 was the perfect opportunity to celebrate 25 years of Belnet. This year’s conference took place, for the second time, among the welcoming surroundings of the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Brussels. It brought together around 150 participants from the research and education community as well as representatives of...
10/23/2018 - 14:40
Better inform you in the event of an incident
Belnet puts a dedicated web page at your disposal
To inform you better in case of unavailability of one of our services, is a priority for us. In the event of a major incident on our network or an interruption of service, it is now possible for you to remain permanently informed via a dedicated web page: On this page, you can now find information and updates relating to...
10/23/2018 - 12:11
SURVEY - Give your opinion about Belnet
Let us know how we score
Belnet intends to serve its customers as well as possible. With the help of this customer satisfaction survey, we want to make sure we meet your expectations. In this survey, we try to gauge how well we score in terms of image, customer approach and some services that have gone through a change since the last survey. We would like to know what is...
10/17/2018 - 15:15
Europol launches awareness campaign about cyber scams
Support the campaign in your organisation!
Cyber criminals are constantly looking for ways to earn money at your expense. Individuals and organisations are increasingly falling victim to “social engineering” techniques. This form of cybercrime is focused on gathering confidential information from people and/or making victims perform certain actions. For example, a swindler poses as someone...
09/26/2018 - 12:32
FOCUS – Register for our Belnet Networking Conference 2018!
A varied programme with a festive touch
Our annual Belnet Networking Conference (BNC) will take place on Thursday October 18th. We look forward to welcoming you again at the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in the heart of Brussels. As usual, you can attend inspiring presentations and meet your colleagues in an informal setting. Moreover, this year we celebrate the 25th anniversary of Belnet,...
09/26/2018 - 11:29
SURVEY - Long Term Preservation
Let us know the needs of your organisation
  Most institutions are working with a huge amount of data. It is important to preserve this data for a long time as some of this data is considered as heritage. That's why it might be interesting to look further than a normal storage solution. A platform to preserve (digitized) data for the (very) long time with regards to confidentiality,...