SYMMETRICOM AWARDED CONTRACT WITH DELL FOR NEARLY 1 MILLION.
Symmetricom, Inc. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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U.S. market for over-the-counter securities. Established in 1971 by the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD), NASDAQ is an automated quotation system that reports on :SYMM SYMM Synchronized Multimedia (W3C Working Group) ), San Jose, Calif., a worldwide leader in precise time and frequency products and services, was awarded a contract from Dell Inc., a diversified information-technology supplier and partner, worth $995,000 of Symmetricom's TymServe 2100(TM) versatile GPS network time servers, the durable, dependable and accurate NTP server found in more companies than any other time server on the market.
"Dell recognizes that the TymServe 2100 simplifies the task of implementing and maintaining a network time synchronization system, offering better timing accuracy, decreasing security risk and providing a lower cost of ownership," commented Paul Skoog, product marketing manager at Symmetricom. "Network managers and system integrators appreciate the TymServe 2100 as a complete time server in a convenient, self-contained rack-mountable unit."
Symmetricom's TymServe 2100 network time server acquires time from the GPS satellite constellation, IRIG IRIG Inter-Range Instrumentation Group (Range Commanders Council)
IRIG Inertial Reference Integrating Gyro Time Code or Dialup Time Services (NIST (National Institute of Standards & Technology, Washington, DC, www.nist.gov) The standards-defining agency of the U.S. government, formerly the National Bureau of Standards. It is one of three agencies that fall under the Technology Administration (www.technology. , USNO USNO United States Naval Observatory
USNO United Sabah National Organization (Malaysia) ) and distributes time using the Network Time Protocol, NTP (Network Time Protocol) A TCP/IP protocol used to synchronize the real time clock in computers, network devices and other electronic equipment that is time sensitive. It is also used to maintain the correct time in NTP-based wall and desk clocks. . TymServe simplifies the task of implementing an enterprise network synchronization system, offers better timing accuracy, conserves WAN bandwidth, improves security and decreases cost of ownership.
For more information on Symmetricom's TymServe 2100, visit: http://www.time-server.ntp-systems.com.
About Symmetricom Inc.
As a worldwide leader in precise time and frequency products and services, Symmetricom provides "Perfect Timing" to customers around the world, including communication service providers, network equipment manufacturers, US Department of Defense (DOD (1) (Dial On Demand) A feature that allows a device to automatically dial a telephone number. For example, an ISDN router with dial on demand will automatically dial up the ISP when it senses IP traffic destined for the Internet. ), aerospace contractors, enterprises, governments and research facilities. Since 1985, the company's timing, frequency and synchronization solutions have helped define the world's standards, delivering precision, reliability and efficiency to wireless and wireline networks, instrumentation and testing applications and network time management. Deployed in more than 90 countries, instrumentation products include atomic clocks, cesium and rubidium standards, VME (Virtual Machine Environment) An operating system from Fujitsu Services (formerly ICL) that runs on its Series 39 mainframes. Introduced in 1975, VME is a comprehensive product that provides a variety of utilities for datacenter operations. , VXI, crystal oscillators, Bus Timing, PCI cards and Global Positioning
System (GPS) solutions for instrumentation applications, alphanumeric displays, as well as network time servers for Network Time Protocol (NTP) synchronization and time synchronization solutions. In 2002, Symmetricom acquired TrueTime and Datum, enhancing its position in the world time and frequency markets. Symmetricom is based in San Jose, Calif., with offices worldwide.
For more information, visit http://www.symmetricom.com or call 978/232-1487.