Development of the NTP Pool Project in Taiwan

Chao Chien-Chi
Huang Shih-Ping
Jwo Wu-Shun
Abstract
Among the standard time reporting systems, the Network Time Protocol (NTP) provides an easy and accurate way for the accessing the Universal time. The NTP is taking the benefit of the pervasiveness of the computer network during the recent information-oriented modern world. The NTP Pool Project is the project to provide a distributed framework of the NTP servers. As the ever-increasing amounts of the requests of the standard time, the number of the NTP servers provided by the NTP Pool Project will be extended correspondingly. This paper will provide the detailed introduction on the framework of the NTP Pool Project, the development of the NTP Pool Project in Taiwan at the present time, and the followed by the suggestions of the implementation of the NTP pool project.
Keywords
Network Time Protocol
NTP Pool Project
ISSN
1883-3977
NCID
BB00577064