Tag: Symmetricom

Is your NTP Server Current, and Up-to-Date?

Is your NTP Server Current, and Up-to-Date?

We’re reaching out to owners of the SyncServer line of NTP Servers, from Microchip (formerly Symmetricom).  If someone else is responsible for NTP and Timing within your organization, please share this post. What’s Happened Over a year ago, Microchip issued the product lifecycle bulletin below: SyncServer S100 / S2xx / […]

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SynCan 2017 – Session Notes Available

SynCan 2017 – Session Notes Available

SynCan 2017, our annual Canadian Synchronization Users’ Meeting, was very well-attended! SynCan 2017 is the event in Canada to learn more about Sync, and how it impacts the experience delivered to your customers.  Each year, SynCan attracts key representatives from Canada’s leading players in Telecom, Wireless, Cable and Utilities. This year’s […]

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Enhanced Primary Reference Time Clock (ePRTC)

Enhanced Primary Reference Time Clock (ePRTC)

Microchip’s new TimeSource Enhanced Primary Reference Time Clock (ePRTC) solution, based on ITU-T G.8272.1, is a highly accurate, reliable and autonomous source of time, frequency and phase synchronization, regardless of the availability of GNSS. This brief video discusses the concepts around the PRTC, GNSS Vulnerability, and the benefits of ITU-T […]

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TimeProvider 5000 adds Phase Synch for LTE-A & TDD

TimeProvider 5000 adds Phase Synch for LTE-A & TDD

Microchip’s TimeProvider® 5000 Software Release 2.2.4 adds support for ITU-T G.8275.1, the new PTP Profile for Phase and Time in telecom networks, recently approved by the ITU.  New units ship with support, and deployed units can be software upgraded (with platform maintenance).  Read on for details.

Symmetricom is now Microchip

Symmetricom is now Microchip

On November 26th, 2013, Microchip completed the acquisition of Symmetricom. Microchip is a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance. Acquisition of Symmetricom adds precision timekeeping products and technologies, that Microchip will leverage to “develop roadmaps that will allow us to provide new solutions that contribute […]

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