Configuring NTP on a LINUX Server

December 23, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article discusses how to install and configure the NTP Server application on a Linux machine to synchronise time with an Internet based public NTP Server. The Network Time Protocol was originally developed to overcome time synchronisation issues on the Internet. NTP is an Internet protocol (read on...)



Configuring NTP on your Linux Server

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article describes how to configure the Network Time Protocol (NTP) daemon on your Linux server to synchronise with an Internet based NTP server. It also provides a list of well-know public Internet time references. The Network Time Protocol (NTP) defines a set of algorithms for (read on...)

Network Timing: NTP Time Servers

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article describes the Network Time Protocol and provides an overview of how NTP servers utilise NTP to provide an accurate source of time to network time clients. NTP or Network Time Protocol is an Internet protocol used to disseminate time across a computer network. It is (read on...)

How to Use Authentication When Synchronising to a NTP Server

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article describes how to utilise NTP authentication to authenticate a time reference when synchronising network time clients to a NTP server. Network Time Protocol (NTP) is used to advertise time to network time clients on an IP network. NTP is a UDP based protocol that is used (read on...)

Windows Server: Configuring as a NTP Network Time Server

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

Precision andtime synchronisation is highly important for modern computer networks, without synchronisationmany time sensitive transactions would be impossible to carry out. The intern… Precision andtime synchronisation is highly important for modern computer networks, without (read on...)

NTP – Understanding Computer Timestamps

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

The way a computer deals with time is totally different to the ways humans perceive it. We arrange time into seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months and years, while computers on the other hand a… The way a computer deals with time is totally different to the ways humans (read on...)

Telling the Time in a Global Economy – Benefits of a NTP Server

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

The worldis becoming an ever smaller place. Modern technology means that it is just aseasy to make a purchase from the other side of the world as it is buy somethingfrom our local high stree… The worldis becoming an ever smaller place. Modern technology means that it is just aseasy to make (read on...)

Atomic Clocks and NTP Servers

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article explains the origins and workings of atomic clocks and how they are used to synchronise computer networks all over the world using NTP servers. In conventional electronic clocks time is kept by running an electrical current through an oscillator which produces a (read on...)

The Basics of an NTP Server

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

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Configuring Windows as a NTP Server

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article describes how to configure the Windows 2000 and Windows 2003 time service as a NTP server. It shows how to manipulate registry entries to configure the Windows Time Service. The Windows operating systems from Windows 2000 onwards has an in-built time synchronisation (read on...)