Selecting a site time server for the Network Engine Site Director (Multicast) - Metasys - LIT-12013352 - M4-SNE10500-0 - M4-SNE10501-0 - M4-SNE11000-0 - M4-SNE11001-0 - M4-SNE110L0-0 - M4-SNE110L1-0 - M4-SNE22000-0 - M4-SNE22001-0 - Supervisory Device - SNE10 Network Engine - SNE11 Network Engine - SNE22 Network Engine - SNE Supervisory Network Engine - 12.0

SNE Commissioning Guide

Brand
Metasys
Product name
SNE10 Network Engine
SNE11 Network Engine
SNE22 Network Engine
SNE Supervisory Network Engine
Document type
Commissioning Guide
Document number
LIT-12013352
Version
12.0
Revision date
2022-12-12
Product status
Active
Language
English

About this task

To select a time server for a network engine Site Director when the time synchronization method is Multicast, complete the following steps:

Procedure

  1. Log onto the network engine.
  2. Drag the Site object of the Site Director to the display frame.
  3. Select Advanced.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. In the Time section under the Time Sync Method drop-down box, verify the selection is set to Multicast.
    Figure 1. Time Sync Method field set to Multicast
  6. In the Site Time Servers list, click the browse button and add the IP address or host name of the site time server. Leave the Device Time Servers list blank.
    Note: Specify a host name only if a DNS server is available to the Site Director.
  7. Click Save.
  8. Restart the network engine Site Director.