KENET hosted Zambia’s Research and Education Network (ZAMREM) team during a networking visit on April 10-12, 2018. ZAMREN had tabled their request to visit KENET to learn on best practices that increase efficiency of KENET as a National Research and Education Network (NREN). Mrs. Kalunga Makoni, Finance Officer, and Ms. Lombe Mkonde, Client services Officer had an opportunity to interact with their KENET counterparts, Ms. Esther Muriuki, Services Accountant and Nelisa Mwongera, Community Relations Lead.
The commissioning for the Local Area Network (LAN) project at Adventist University of Africa (AUA) took place on 27th March 2018. The Vice Chancellor, Dr. Delbert Baker alongside other staff, the contractor, and KENET engineers appended their signature to the commissioning form at the official signing event indicating the successful completion of the LAN extension project at the University.
Member Institutions can now register their domain name directly through the KENET portal. On February 22, 2018, KENET launched the DOT KE (.ke) domain registration portal. Any member of the KENET community can register and pay online for any DOT KE domains of their choice including the newly launched second level DOT KE domains (e.g. www.mycampus.ac.ke).