Carrier Grade NTP & PTP Solutions

TimeProvider 2300

Edge Grandmaster Clock and Edge Boundary Clock designed to support small cells and meet the stringent timing requirements of 4G/LTE networks

TimeProvider 2300

Microsemi’s Edge Master Clocks are advanced IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) products that are scaled and optimized for deployment at or near the mobile network edge-solutions that evolve the synchronization distribution architecture without retrofit of existing backhaul equipment or reengineering the network.

Key Features:

  • TimeProvider 2300: IEEE 1588 PTP advanced, standalone Boundary Clock enabling partial on-path support
  • Designed to support the future ITU-T G.8275.2 profile for phase synchronization
  • Multi-sync feature uses PTP and SyncE or E1/T1 inputs for optimal precision
  • Mitigates impact of backhaul noise, packet delay variation and asymmetry
  • Support for 8 to 512 PTP clients
  • Gigabit Ethernet interfaces
  • Synchronous Ethernet
  • E1/T1, input or output
  • 10 MHz, PPS and TOD output
  • DC or AC power
  • TimePictra Synchronization Management System support

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TimeProvider 2700

PTP IEEE 1588v2 Grandmaster Clock and  Boundary Clock designed for the edge to support small cells and meet the stringent timing requirements of 4G/LTE networks

Microsemi’s TP2700 PTP IEEE-1588v2 Master Clocks are advanced IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) products that are scaled and optimized for deployment at or near the mobile network edge-solutions that evolve the synchronization distribution architecture without retrofit of existing backhaul equipment or reengineering the network.

Key Features:

  • TimeProvider 2700: IEEE 1588 PTP Grandmaster with GNSS (GPS and GLONASS), meeting Primary Reference Time Clock (PRTC)
  • Designed to support the future ITU-T G.8275.2 profile for phase synchronization
  • Multi-sync feature uses PTP and SyncE or E1/T1 inputs for optimal precision
  • Mitigates impact of backhaul noise, packet delay variation and asymmetry
  • PTP output client capacity: 8 in basic models, expandable to higher capacity upon request
  • Gigabit Ethernet interfaces
  • Synchronous Ethernet
  • E1/T1, input or output
  • 10 MHz, PPS and TOD output
  • DC or AC power
  • TimePictra Synchronization Management System support

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TimeProvider 5000 and TimeProvider Expansion

Carrier grade, packet-based timing and synchronization

The TimeProvider ® 5000 is a carrier grade IEEE 1588 Precision Time Protocol (PTP) Grandmaster with additional capabilities, including NTP and SyncE, that provide a flexible technology suite to match the synchronization needs of evolving networks.

Key Features:

  • IEEE 1588-2008 Precision Time Protocol Grandmaster
  • Support for PTP telecom profiles
  • Redundant hardware (inputs, outputs, clock, power)
  • High capacity (up to 1,000 PTP clients)
  • High PTP message rate (up to 128 messages per second)
  • Compact 1RU footprint
  • Hardware-based packet processing
  • Single or dual GNSS (GPS) inputs
  • Stratum 1 traceable GPS
  • E1/T1 inputs and outputs
  • Input source priority switching
  • Optical and electrical interfaces (100/1000Base-T, 1000Base-SX, 1000Base-LX)
  • 10 MHz/1 pps support
  • Quartz and rubidium holdover clock options
  • Up to 500 VLANs per port with licensed software option
  • Dynamic and static PTP reservations
  • NTP software license option (up to 20,000 transactions per second)
  • Management via CLI, SNMP v2c/v3, TimePictra ® PTP probe licensed software option
  • RoHS compliant
  • TimeProvider Expansion platform support
  • Compatible with TimeProvider 2700, TimeProvider 2300, TimeProvider 500, Microsemi embedded PTP clients, and standards-based 3rd party PTP clients

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TimeProvider 5000 NTP

Carrier grade, ultra-high capacity NTP server for service provider networks

The TimeProvider ® 5000 NTP server offers the capacity and high performance features carriers require to support mass market, packet-based services such as IPTV and femtocell synchronization.

Key Features:

  • Carrier grade NTP server
  • Ultra-high NTP capacity of up to 120,000 transactions per second
  • Redundant hardware (outputs, clocks, power)
  • Hardware-based time stamping and packet processing
  • Compact 1RU footprint
  • Stratum 1 traceable GPS
  • Optical and electrical interfaces (100/1000Base-T, 1000Base-SX, 1000Base-LX)
  • Quartz and rubidium holdover clock options
  • Management via CLI, SNMP v2c/v3, TimePictra ®
  • RoHS compliant

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