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Simple Network Time Protocol (SNTP) (RFC1361)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000002185D
Original Publication Date: 1992-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-11
Document File: 10 page(s) / 13K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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Authors:
D. Mills

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Abstract

This memorandum describes the Simple Network Time Protocol (SNTP), which is an adaptation of the Network Time Protocol (NTP) used to synchronize computer clocks in the Internet. This memorandum does not obsolete or update any RFC. This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard. Discussion of the standardization process and the RFC document series is presented first, followed by an explanation of the terms. Sections 6.2 - 6.9 contain the lists of protocols in each stage of standardization. Finally come pointers to references and contacts for further information. [STANDARDS-TRACK]