As the broadcasting industry is moving towards the All-IP studio at a growing pace, accurate and reliable time transfer over Ethernet is gaining ever more attraction. The Precision Time Protocol was chosen as the exclusive means for this key technology.
In collaboration with Thomas Kernen from Mellanox Technologies Nikolaus Kerö is publishing a series of four online articles to appear in the Broadcastbridge. This first instalment covering the basic principles of PTP has been released on October 29th 2019: PTP Explained - Part 1 - Network Architectures For Media Focused PTP Deployments.
The subsequent parts covering redundancy, operational aspects and virtualization with follow on a weekly basis, so stay tuned.