World Time Starts Here

NTP

NTP is a protocol designed to synchronize the clocks of computers over a network. NTP version 3 is an internet draft standard, formalized in RFC 1305. NTP version 4 is a significant revision of the NTP standard, and is the current development version, but has not been formalized in an RFC. Simple NTP (SNTP) version 4 is described in RFC 2030.

The NTP software package, the official reference implementation of the NTP protocol.

Rate this page

Thanks for rating

Please explain any problem (email address for reply):