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NANOG Meeting Presentation Abstract

Tutorial: Introduction to Network Timing
Meeting: NANOG58
Date / Time: 2013-06-03 11:00am - 12:30pm
Room: Salon III
Presenters: Speakers:

Steve McQuarry, Equinix

Steve McQuarry is a Lead Network Engineer Optical Platforms with Equinix, where he works with customers to develop metro transport solutions. He has over three decades of experience working in the telecom and network related industries, with primary focus on optical architecture Prior to working with Equinix, he worked for University of California San Diego as manager of telecommunications and networking, with Ericsson installing some of the first MD110 digital PBX systems in the USA and with AT&T working in telecom and datacom installation applications via voice and mainframe.
Abstract: The introduction to timing tutorial presents an in depth overview of the history of timing in network and telecom and it's operation. We will explore building integrated timing system(BITS), network timing protocol (NTP) and precision time protocol (PTP) among others. We will examine the core use, theory and practice, as well as operational examples to help show deployment considerations in real-world networks. This tutorial is for those network operators who are new to timing and its application.
Files: pdfIntroduction to Network Timing(PDF)
youtubeIntroduction to Network Timing
Sponsors: None.

Back to NANOG58 agenda.

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    Speakers:
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    Speakers:
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