Share Share this | Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn Flipboard

IEEE: The expertise to make smart grid a reality

The IEEE Standards Association is a leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops & advances global technologies. Our work drives the functionality, capabilities and interoperability of a wide range of products and services that transform the way people live, work and communicate.

Go to IEEE Standards Association website

IEC 61588 Ed.2 (2009-02) (IEEE Std 1588™-2008): Precision Clock Synchronization Protocol for Networked Measurement and Control Systems

A protocol to synchronize independent clocks running on separate nodes of a distributed measurement and control system to a high degree of accuracy and precision is specified. The protocol is independent of the networking technology, and the system topology is self-configuring.

Access now