Patron - Platinum


Meinberg is a global leader in time synchronization solutions. The company’s flagship IEEE 1588 grandmaster clocks and NTP timeserver appliances have set the industry standard for innovation, flexibility and reliability – making them one of the market’s top network time synchronization solutions.

The Bad Pyrmont, Germany-based company designs and produces a range devices, including:

- High-end PTP and NTP timeserver products
- GPS, GLONASS, Galileo and BeiDou receivers, DCF77 / WWVB / MSF receivers
- IRIG / AFNOR time code generators / readers
- An array of accessories (antennas, diplexers, converters, signal distribution systems, etc.)

As a global company, Meinberg products are used around the world, delivering synchronization for mission critical applications in power grid/substation automation, digital broadcasting, telecommunication networks, aerospace, financial applications and cutting edge research. All of its products are backed by a service network of distributors and partners located in over 40 countries.

Patron - Gold

IEEE Conformity Assessment Program

ICAP develops and implements programs that couple standards development activities with conformity assessment activities, which help to accelerate market adoption while reducing implementation costs.

Patron - Silver

Oscilloquartz SA

Oscilloquartz is a pioneer in time and frequency synchronization. We design, manufacture and deploy end-to-end synchronization systems that ensure the delivery and assurance of highly precise timing information over next-generation packet and legacy networks. As an ADVA Optical Networking company, we’re creating new opportunities for tomorrow's networks.

NetTimeLogic GmbH

NetTimeLogic offers full time synchronization and network redundancy solutions as vendor independent FPGA IP cores. We provide full hardware implementations of synchronization IP cores such as PTP Transparent-, Ordinary-, Grandmaster- or Hybrid-Clocks as well as IRIG-, PPS-, RTC-, NMEA-Masters and Slaves, and for network redundancy a HSR and PRP IP core. All IP cores can be combined to a complete synchronization or network redundancy solution acting as bridge between the different times synchronization protocols.

Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH

Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH is the world’s leading manufacturer of ruggedized Industrial Ethernet equipment for mission-critical applications. Hirschmann switches with precision timing capabilities are in use all around the world in time-sensitive applications, ranging e.g. from discrete manufacturing to substation automation as well as into the financial transaction markets. Hirschmann products combine fault-tolerant networking, ruggedized and reliable devices as well as high-precision synchronization to create a dependable network infrastructure for todays and future applications.

National Instruments


Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC) offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets. Products include high-performance and radiation-hardened analog mixed-signal integrated circuits, FPGAs, SoCs and ASICs; power management products; timing and synchronization devices and precise time solutions, setting the world's standard for time; voice processing devices; RF solutions; discrete components; security technologies and scalable anti-tamper products; Ethernet solutions; Power-over-Ethernet ICs and midspans; as well as custom design capabilities and services. Microsemi is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., and has approximately 3,600 employees globally. Learn more at


Calnex is the world-leader in test and measurement solutions to prove the performance of Ethernet synchronisation.

Network Equipment Manufacturers use Calnex equipment to prove performance to rigorous standards for R&D and System Test. While Network Operators use Calnex equipment to test performance during trials and to troubleshoot problems in their networks.

To date, Calnex has shipped products to over 330 customers in over 60 countries around the world. Calnex was named the 2015 winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, the UK’s highest accolade for business success.


Qulsar enables cutting edge performance through precisely synchronized time, and is the only provider of full end-to-end solutions for multiple mission critical applications. Qulsar's precise timing solutions play a key role in solving the bandwidth bottleneck in advanced mobile networks and in enabling real-time applications in the industrial Internet of Things.


Kyland focuses on research and implementation around the total solution of Industrial Control Networking.  We are a leading innovator of solutions in the field of industrial networking technology.  Our mission is to build the next generation industrial control ecosystems based on internet connectivity.

Patron - Bronze


OMICRON Lab is a division of OMICRON electronics specialized in providing Smart Measurement Solutions to professionals such as scientists, engineers and teachers engaged in the field of electronics. It simplifies measurement tasks and provides its customers with more time to focus on their real business.

OMICRON Lab was established in 2006 and is meanwhile serving customers in more than 50 countries. Offices in America, Europe, East Asia and an international network of distributors enable a fast and extraordinary customer support.

OMICRON Lab products stand for high quality offered at the best price/value ratio on the market. The products' reliability and ease of use guarantee trouble-free operation. Close customer relationship and more than 30 years in-house experience enable the development of innovative products close to the field.