[ntp:questions] .1 Microsecond Synchronization

John Hasler john at dhh.gt.org
Thu Jun 4 21:25:07 UTC 2009


Bill Unruh writes:
> How does a trade "arrive within the same 100ns interval" Even on a GB
> network that is only 10 characters, and I suspect trades are longer than
> 10 characters.

The first byte of the packet containing trade A arrives within 100ns of the
first byte of the packet containing trade B (using custom software and
hardware all the way down to the wire protocol, of course).
-- 
John Hasler 
john at dhh.gt.org
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI USA




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