The BFUCC is a powerful tool to meet user needs. It offers high performance computing capabilities for scientific and technical applications as well as a wide range of general computer-based services such as electronic mail, data storage, database applications and software development environments.
The BFUCC is also hosting the BELNET concentration node for Brussels and manages a high bandwidth connection to this Belgian research network, Internet Service Provider to the Belgian universities and federal scientific community. BELNET is the VUB/ULB's ramp to the Internet.
Although operating with separate budgets, the University Network teams, VUBNET and RESULB are to a large extent integrated into the Computing Centre.