Our IP power solutions - Select the appropriate category
Our Monitoring Systems - Select the appropriate category
Our Radio Time Systems - Select the appropriate category
Choose the right accessories for our solutions
Choose your IT industry
Choose your AV area
Choose your industry
No IT without safety measures
Increased safety through out-of-band
Everything you need to know about energy monitoring
This is why energy efficiency in IT is so important
What professional environmental monitoring is all about
The right capacity planning is crucial
Flexible control through remote access
Support with basic questions
Support for our Power Distribution Units
Support for our Monitoring Systems
Support for our Time Systems
Find a distributor near you
Benefit from GUDE partner status
Report your project
Read our in-depth white papers
Get to know GUDE
Meet our satisfied customers
Reach your goal faster with our well-known technology partners
All news about GUDE
The NTP client requests an exchange of time with the NTP server. As a result of this exchange, the connection delay can be checked. Then the local clock is adjusted to that of the server. After synchronization, the client updates its clock every 10 minutes.
NTP servers have access to high-precision atomic clocks and GPS clocks. Since it is very expensive to equip all servers with special receivers, some computers are equipped with them. These then synchronize the times of the networked computers. NTP is based on the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) and expects an own conversion of the user.
NTP is of great benefit to the user, as more accurate synchronization can lead to fewer errors. Thus it can be ensured that planned processes remain within the time frame. Also, when updating systems, it can be of utmost importance to keep a strict time frame.
Furthermore, network acceleration and network management systems can rely on the accuracy of timestamps.
All terms in Expert Know-how
You can find many helpful tips, FAQs and technical information about our products in our Wiki. Here you will get help if you need special information about our products, e.g. how to query our network products via HTTPS commands or what to do if you forgot the device password.