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How An NTP Server Can Benefit Your Company

If you’ve work in an office, odds are you’ve heard some kind of spiel about the importance of practicing good time management and how you should use your time wisely on the job.

Believe it or not, that can sometimes be easy said than done for companies, especially those in a technology-based field. Proper network time synchronization with a network time server is essential for monitoring any issues within your company’s network.

Network Time Protocol is an algorithm that keeps a company’s computers and other technologies synchronized. NTP can be extremely effective because it can keep devices synchronized to within just a few milliseconds of one another. NTP has been in use since 1985 and is one of the oldest Internet protocols still in use today.

You’re probably wondering, just how does NTP work? If you work for a branch of a national company for example and you’re trying to communicate and send information to another branch thousands of miles away, NTP keeps time accur

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