• Kerrie Power is appointed to the GÉANT Board

    We are delighted to announce that our CEO, Kerrie Power has today been elected to the Board of Directors of GÉANT (Europe’s leading collaboration on e-infrastructure and services for research and education).

    On hearing the news, Kerrie said: “I

  • Next-Generation Networks

    Building the next generation of the GÉANT Network
    (Following on from the “Networks of Future Past” article in our July Issue)

    Ronan Byrne, HEAnet’s Chief Strategy Officer has been appointed Community Chair of the NIAC (Network Infrastructure Advisory …

  • 2019 Conference Programme

    Our 2019 programme is live on our mobile-friendly website: 2019 Programme

    Dates:   13 – 15 November 2019
    Venue:  The Galmont Hotel, Lough Atalia Road, Galway (formerly known as Radisson Blu, Galway)

    We have put together a strong and varied programme …

  • Meet the SME Event, 23 May 2019

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 2 – June 2019

    On Thursday 23rd of May we held our first ‘Meet the SME’ event of 2019, in our offices at 5 Georges Dock.

    This was an interactive event which provided clients an opportunity …

  • Our 2019 Call for papers is open

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 2 – June 2019

    HEAnet National Conference – 2019 Call for Papers is Open: Submit

    Programme Themes: Shared Services and Digital Transformation
    Dates: 13 – 15 November 2019
    Venue: The Galmont Hotel

    Our 2019 Call for Papers …

  • Download the eduroam companion app!

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 1 – April 2019

    The eduroam Companion app will find your nearest eduroam wifi hotspot at any of the +12000 locations across Ireland and the rest of the world where eduroam is available.




    This …

  • HEAnet Brokerage Services

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 1 – April 2019

    HEAnet Brokerage Services help clients save time, effort and money when looking to procure ICT related goods and services – spanning all aspects of equipment, services and software licensing.

    This April 2019 update …

  • Is your ICT environment secure?

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 1 – April 2019

    HEAnet ICT Security Services was established in early 2018 to deliver standardised core security services which are common, repeatable and shareable solutions relevant to all HEAnet client institutions.

    ICT Security Services is a …

  • Future-proofing the national education & research network

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 1 – April 2019

    Meeting the ever-increasing traffic throughput demands

    31 January 2019 saw the completion of a 3-year project to future-proof the national education & research network – delivering 100 Gbps capacity for ultra-high bandwidth traffic …

  • Multi-factor authentication (MFA)

    HEAnet Newsletter
    Issue 1 – April 2019

    HEAnet extends its Shibboleth Identity Provider (IdP) service to integrate with Azure MFA as part of its Hosted or Managed IdP service.

    When it comes to password management and the associated security risks …