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:
- Log onto the network engine.
- Drag the Site object of the Site Director to the display frame.
- Select Advanced.
- Click Edit.
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
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.
- Click Save.
- Restart the network engine Site Director.