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Reasons To Use NTP Rather Than SNTP

Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a standard network protocol for synchronizing the time on servers, workstations and other network devices. It is generally implemented in a client-server manner, whereby a client asks a NTP server for time and the server responds accordingly. This article describes the advantages of using the NTP protocol over SNTP, including: […]

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How Does NTP Work ?

NTP or Network Time Protocol is a standard protocol for the transfer of time between computers. Typically, GPS time server’s use the network time protocol to synchronise large networks of computers to the correct time. Synchronisation of time is very important in large distributed networks in order to ensure events occur in an ordered manner. […]

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