[ntp:questions] Can NTP sync within 1ms

William Unruh unruh at invalid.ca
Fri Apr 25 06:34:06 UTC 2014


On 2014-04-24, Montgomery, Peter         BIS <Peter.Montgomery at fs.utc.com> wrote:
> I am new to NTP. But I have a quick question that I need to answer soon.
>
> I would like to know whether NTP can sync between a client and a server within 1ms if the client and server are Linux applications on a simple local network ( less than 10 nodes).
>
It can sync to 10 micro (not milli) seconds. Assuming Linux of BSD. For
Windows apparently 1ms is more like it. 

>
> Sincerely,
>
> Peter



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