NTP is an internet protocol that’s used to synchronise the clocks on computer networks to within a few milliseconds of universal coordinated time (UTC). It enables devices to request and receive UTC from a server that, in turn, receives precise time from an atomic clock.
Network Time Protocol … You care about it because it keeps your clocks synchronised. But lately, new internet Network Time Protocol attacks continue to expose its weaknesses. Does it worry you? If not, it should. Now’s the time to learn how to future proof your business against such threats.
Network Time Protocol can operate according to four  different modes. If you’re an NTP beginner, discover the operating modes that define the NTP communication between NTP devices…
Why should I buy a dedicated NTP time server when I can access one for free on the internet? A good question, and usually a decisive one when it comes to making a decision about time synchronisation for your business. However, 3000+ customers use Galleon time servers. Let us explain why….
The rising number of Network Time Protocol DDoS attacks are hitting public sector companies hardest according to Verisign. Why is this happening and what can be done to reduce these attacks? Galleon Systems provides an insight…
The Paris Observatory has announced an additional leap second will be added to clocks in June 2015. What does this mean for businesses? Galleon Systems examines.
Synchronising time across a network is fraught with security risks and Network Time Protocol is a target for exploitation. However, NTP has a way of stopping hackers from messing with your network’s time synchronisation. Discover secure authentication and the role it plays in protecting NTP.
Using network time protocol? Here are 6 essential facts you need to know about NTP time so that you can get the best from it.
Ever wondered what the difference is between NTP and SNTP? Want to know why you should choose one over the other? You’ll find the answers to these, and other questions, right here.
An in-depth insight into stratum levels and their connection with Network Time Protocol (NTP).