[LEAPSECS] Bloomberg announced its smear

Brooks Harris brooks at edlmax.com
Mon Sep 26 10:17:43 EDT 2016

Hi Tony,

On 2016-09-26 09:52 AM, Tony Finch wrote:
> Brooks Harris <brooks at edlmax.com> wrote:
>> Note too the discussions of how they increment the smear so as to
>> not upset some receiver's PPL.
> Is anyone other than Google doing that? All the other smears I recall
> (UTC-SLS, Amazon, Bloomberg) have been piecewise-linear. (It isn't clear
> to me whether QTNet's smear was piecewise-linear or not.)
Not sure. This article on AWS's smear touches on it and has links to 
other references -

Look Before You Leap – The Coming Leap Second and AWS (Updated)

In any event they are certainly not the same.

> Tony.

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