Equinix Precision Time™
Deliver secure, reliable and precise time synchronization
Get a global, precise and secure Time-as-a-Service application for distributed enterprise systems through Equinix Fabric™
Equinix manages and maintainsGPS antennas, receivers, grandmaster clocks, and time servers, reducing time spent onprecise timekeeping
Predictable time synchronization with PTP accuracy of up to 50 microseconds
Choose between Precision Time Protocol (PTP) and Network Time Protocol (NTP), enable automated provisioning of servers and leverage the Technical Documentation Center for various methods of cascading time.
Available in all IBX® data centers in North America.
See how Equinix Precision Time helps to simplify industry-specific challenges.
Enables high-frequency trading platforms to maintain exceedingly precise time (in the order of ns, single digit μs) to maintain an ordered sequence of transactions
Online streaming services, programmatic advertising and gaming companies can maintain accuracy by preventing “lip-sync” errors and ensure chronological order of play in multi-player games
A narrow drift offset is needed for distributed transactional apps/DBs, accurate ordering of logs, preventing online attacks (sequence of events)