• Call for papers

    HEAnet National Conference – 2019 Call for Papers is Open:

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

    Our 2019 Call for Papers is now open.  For details on this …

  • 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 …

  • HEAnet shortlisted for IBEC 2019 KeepWell Mark award

    The HEAnet Group is delighted to confirm we have been shortlisted for a KeepWell Mark award in the medium-sized company category. 

    HEAnet received accreditation under Ibec’s KeepWell Mark in July 2018 in recognition of the organisation’s commitment to the continued …

  • Peering… a very different type of relationship

    In our last post, we discussed different models of peering over the internet.

    This is more or less what the internet infrastructure in Ireland has looked like for over twenty years. However, in recent years, a new service has arrived, …