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To ensure that we continuously deliver services that correspond to the needs of our clients, we always have a number of services “in the pipeline”.

Services in the pipeline encompass in-house developments, existing service enhancements and services from the international NREN (national research & education network) community made available to our clients through GÉANT services as part of our collaborative membership: (HEAnet & GÉANT)

  1. Recently launched services
  2. Services in pre-production
  3. Services being evaluated

Recently launched services

  • Azure ExpressRoute a HEAnet Service to provide Microsoft ExpressRoute connectivity in Dublin and Amsterdam.
  • Client Netflow Portal a web based service to allow clients to monitor network traffic flows on their connections to HEAnet.
  • Managed eduroam IdP a GÉANT based service for small clients (<200 people) allowing them to implement Identity Management (for eduroam) in their organisation without needing the skills or infrastructure inhouse.

Services in Pre-Production

  • Firewall on Demand allows clients to block IP ranges accessing their network ranges.
  • Layer 3 VPN a new advanced network service as for clients with complex multisite networks providing more efficient and scalable solution.

Services Being Evaluated

  • AWS Direct Connect a service which allows HEAnet customers to connect directly to AWS (Amazon Web Services), establishing direct private network connections to VPCs (virtual private clouds) within AWS.
  • eduroam Visitor Access (EVA) a service to provide short term eduroam access for campus
  • eduVPN Secure Browsing a GÉANT service to provide secure VPN connectivity (for staff/students in public wifi locations for secure browsing)

More Information

If you have any questions about our Services Pipeline or the New Service Proposal Form, please contact our Service Desk noc@heanet.ie

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