NTP (Network Time Protocol) is one of the oldest parts of the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and Internet Protocol (IP) suites. NTP is a networking protocol used to synchronize the time on computer clocks in a network. Network Time Protocol is often underestimated, yet critical systems rely on it everyday. So, what is NTP?
Why is everyone raving about NTP? Because accurate time can safeguard your computer network and improve business efficiency. Discover six valid reasons for NTP time server use.
In this article, NTP time server specialists Galleon Systems, answers the question what is network time protocol? Additionally, the article explains the benefits of NTP for businesses, plus the part it plays in day to day life.
Specialists in the design, manufacture and supply of time synchronisation units and digital clocks, Galleon Systems clears up the confusion over the impact of daylight savings time on NTP time servers.
In March, clocks in the UK go forward one hour in preparation for British summer time, prompting concerns that daylight savings time will cause problems for users of NTP time servers. In a bid to reassure, Galleon Systems clarifies the impact of daylight savings time on NTP time servers in order to calm such concerns.
A spate of Network Time Protocol DDoS attacks have hit the headlines recently with the BBC and PC World all reporting an increase in such incidents. Has your business suffered? Then read on…
Network time server manufacturers and suppliers, Galleon Systems, understand Network Time Protocol and provide numerous technologies capable of combatting the recent outbreak of Network Time Protocol DDoS attacks. Recently, the BBC made reference to online security specialists Cloudfare, which reported the ‘biggest’ attack of its kind and warned that a key vulnerability of internet infrastructure had been exploited. … Continue reading