Why aren't ISPs providing stratum 1 NTP service?

Alan Hannan alan at gi.net
Wed Jul 17 23:55:56 UTC 1996

  GI/MIDnet does this as well, and we've only had 3 takers......


.........  Dorian R. Kim is rumored to have said:
] On Wed, 17 Jul 1996, Jerry Scharf wrote:
] > It seems to me that the days when running a GPS refclock into an NTP server
] > was exotic are long past. Why don't providers give NTP stratum 1 service to
] > their customers? Then I can at least shed some of the most suspect clients
] > (it's the routing path not the user that is suspect.)
] We provide status 2 service free to all our customers. So far, we've had 0
] takers. Perhaps that's because of our customer mix or lack of marketing but...
] -dorian

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