ITU is the leading United Nations agency for information and communication technologies. As the global focal point for governments and the private sector, ITU's role in helping the world communicate spans 3 core sectors: radiocommunication, standardization and development. ITU also organizes TELECOM events and was the lead organizing agency of the World Summit on the Information Society.

ITU is based in Geneva, Switzerland, and its membership includes191 Member States and more than 700 Sector Members Associates.  Chronos is an associate member of ITU-T Study Group 15, Question 13 - Optical and other transport network infrastructures. Study Group 15 is the home of standards for DSL. It also works on optical access and backbone technologies.

If you would like to know more about how ITU sets the Standards for Telecom Network synchronisation, please contact us.