A historical perspective on telecommunications network synchronization

  title={A historical perspective on telecommunications network synchronization},
  author={Stefano Bregni},
  journal={IEEE Communications Magazine},
Network synchronization, at first unknown and considered irrelevant to the operation and performance of telecommunications networks, has played an increasingly important role throughout the evolution of telecommunications, especially since transmission and switching became digital. This survey deals with telecommunications network synchronization from a historical point of view, aiming to show how network synchronization issues have evolved with telephone networks over the last 30 years… CONTINUE READING


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