The Brussels Regional Informatics Centre (BRIC) is the public interest agency of the Brussels-Capital Region under the supervision of the Minister or the Secretary of State responsible for regional and communal IT.
The BRIC is a development and modernisation agency whose remit is to organize, promote and spread the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) among the various Brussels target groups:
• regional authorities, administrations and agencies;
• communal institutions;
• local administrations and authorities;
• educational institutions;
The BRIC leverages the advantages of two principle assets to develop the Brussels-Capital Region’s IT strategy:
• in terms of human resources, the BRIC possesses cutting-edge IT skills through IRISteam asbl;
• in terms of telecoms, the BRIC possesses state-of-the-art facilities as founding shareholder of IRISnet scrl: the Brussels-Capital Region’s broadband telecommunications network.
Thanks to open source the IT-costs for the Brussels-Capital Region are under control. Plus now we are capable of answering all the open source questions of our customers thanks to 24/7 support by Kangaroot
Pascal Van Caldenborgh
IS Architect / Services - ITS - SysOp X-Systems and Storage
CIBG - CIRB
Thanks to open source the IT-costs for the Brussels-Capital Region are under control.