Empowered Networks is pleased to announce Microchip’s TimeProvider 4100 2.2 software is now available. New features support enhanced redundancy, resiliency and security. These robust capabilities offer support to critical infrastructure providers that depend on precise time, high accuracy and reliable, always-on services such as cable, 5G mobile, water utilities, defense […]
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As Microchip’s leading Canadian partner for over two decades, Empowered Networks is honored to have once again received Diamond Partner Designation as a Top Tier partner for 2020. Our team looks forward to our continued partnership with our friends and experts at Microchip and to continue to deliver cutting edge […]
The 5G rollout continues to gain momentum and with it comes timing issues. As timing and transport technologies evolve and advance, they offer enhancements and alternatives to 5G timing architectures for fronthaul applications. The Virtual Primary Reference Time Clock (vPRTC) offers some advantages over traditional architectures.
As you read this, your network of workstations and servers, each with its own clock, are actively timestamping files, emails, transactions, and so on. At the same time, your server logs are recording every type of transaction in case the information is needed for audit or forensic analysis. At some […]
Critical infrastructure (CI) transportation—such as aviation, railway or maritime—relies on the use of Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) services delivered by Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) for operational efficiency, reliability and, most importantly, public safety. GNSS is used for a range of airport operations including asset management and mapping vehicle […]
By Greg Wolff, Senior Product Line Manager, Frequency and Time Systems, Microchip. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has described critical infrastructure as the physical assets and cyber systems that are so vital that their incapacity or destruction would have a debilitating impact on the economic security, public health or […]