2020-10-26 14:35News

Netnod recognised for world-leading time services by the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

Stockholm, Sweden - 23 October - Netnod today received the most positive of endorsements for its time and frequency work. In a speech given by Tuula Teeri, the President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA), Netnod’s time services were described as one of the best in the world. Teeri praised Nenod as a star watchmaker (“stjärnurmakare”) and mentioned Netnod’s leading role in developing and implementing the new Network Time Security (NTS) standard.

Teeri’s speech was part of IVA’s annual gathering (“Högtidssammankomst”) which celebrates the most significant technological developments in Sweden. This year it was a virtual event, and you can see the event here. 

More information about IVA is available here. 
More information about Netnod’s time and frequency services is available here

About Netnod

Netnod provides critical infrastructure support ranging from interconnection services and Internet Exchanges to DNS services, root server operations and activities for the good of the Internet. With a worldwide reputation for its services and the expertise of its staff, Netnod ensures a stable and secure Internet for the Nordics and beyond. Established in 1996 as a neutral and independent Internet infrastructure organisation, Netnod is fully owned by the non-profit foundation TU-stiftelsen (Stiftelsen för Telematikens utveckling). More information is available at: www.netnod.se