In order to communicate via the public Internet all computers require the allocation of a bona fide Internet (IP) Address. Information Services has procured from the Global Internet Authorities a suitable IP Address range to meet the current and future requirements of the University.
The University’s name has been registered against this address range and the University is, therefore, responsible for the content and behaviour of all IP Datagrams bearing these IP Addresses as the bona fide source address. In the eyes of the Global Internet Community, this IP Address range is identified with Queen’s University Belfast.
This IP Address Range is
143.117.nnn.nnn = The Queen’s University of Belfast