Symmetricom to Present at 2013 Telcordia NIST/WSTS Synchronization Workshop

Apr 02, 2013, 09:05 ET from Symmetricom, Inc.

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Symmetricom®, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYMM), a worldwide leader in precision time and frequency technologies, today announced that the company is presenting at the 2013 Telcordia NIST-ATIS Workshop on Synchronization in Telecommunication Systems (NIST/WSTS), April 16-18, 2013 in San Jose, California.  Sponsored by NIST, Telcordia and ATIS-COAST, WSTS'13 provides a forum for high-level discussion and knowledge sharing with synchronization experts.



Timing/Synchronization Experts from Symmetricom


2013 Telcordia NIST-ATIS Workshop on Synchronization in Telecommunication Systems (NIST/WSTS '13)


April 16-18, 2013


Dolce Hayes Mansion, 200 Edenvale Avenue, San Jose, California

Symmetricom timing experts will be presenting on the following topics:

  • April 16, Session 2 – The need for sync – Network Time Distribution for Small Cells, Tim Frost
  • April 17, Session 3 – Standards – ATIS COAST SYNC Update, Lee Cosart
  • April 17, Session 3 – Standards – IEFT – TIC TOC, Greg Dowd
  • April 17, Session 5 – Sync Implementations – Gateway/Hybrid Clocks, George Zampetti
  • April 18, Session 6 – Sync Testing, Metrics and Measurement – Measurement Metrics Intro, Lee Cosart

Symmetricom will also be exhibiting at NIST/WSTS, featuring the TimeProvider® 2700 Edge Grandmaster Clock and TimeProvider® 5000 Grandmaster Clock.

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About Symmetricom, Inc. Symmetricom (NASDAQ: SYMM), a world leader in precise time solutions, sets the world's standard for time. The company generates, distributes and applies precise time for the communications, aerospace/defense, IT infrastructure, power and metrology industries. Symmetricom's customers, from communications service providers and network equipment manufacturers to governments and their suppliers worldwide, are able to build more reliable networks and systems by using the company's advanced timing technologies, atomic clocks, services and solutions. All products support today's precise timing standards, including GPS-based timing, IEEE 1588 (PTP), Network Time Protocol (NTP), Synchronous Ethernet and DOCSIS® timing. Symmetricom is based in San Jose, Calif., with offices worldwide. For more information, visit: or join the dialogue at


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