Network OS Administration Guide

Supporting Network OS 6.0.1a

Part Number: 53-1003768-04

Synchronizing the local time with an external source

Use the ntp server command to synchronize the local switch time with an NTP server. You can configure up to five IP address. At least one IP address in the list must be a reachable, configured NTP server or the request will fail.

The following example synchronizes the time on the local switch with the ntp server at

Enter the ntp server ip_address command.

switch(config)# ntp server