LSA issue @ January 1, 2017 at 02:13PM

Hey there, engineers! Its January 1st 2017 and we are happy to welcome you and wish you all the best.
But is it 2017 indeed? How would one tell if his clock is good, if its in sync with the world clock? Yeah, you got it, in the era of the leap second and New Year eve what topic could we bring up if not NTP?

Lucky us, an Australian SRE@Canonical Paul Gear wrote a 5-post long topic called ""The School for Sysadmins Who Can’t Timesync Good and Wanna Learn To Do Other Stuff Good Too"". We bet you'll become grandmaster of NTP once you read all five of them!

#Article #NTP #Synchronization

Part 1 — The problem with NTP:

Part 2 — How NTP works:

Part 3 — NTP install and configure:

Part 4 — Monitoring and Troubleshooting:

Part 5 — Myths, misconception and best practices:
By: via LSA

Roman Dodin

Network engineer at Nokia
Eagerness to learn multiplied by passion to share.
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