XIA Configuration

Windows Time Service

Document Windows Time Service configuration

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Document Windows Time service settings across your entire environment with XIA Configuration. Use the reporting feature to compare configuration between servers and the PDF export option to generate professional documentation.

To see all the Windows settings supported by XIA Configuration, navigate up to Windows.

Auditing Windows Time service configuration can help you provide information aligned to PCI DSS requirement 10.4.1.

Windows Time Service Settings

The Windows Time service, also known as W32Time, synchronizes the date on Windows computers. Time synchronization is critical for the proper operation of many Windows services and line-of-business applications.

XIA Configuration documents the following Windows Time service settings:

Active Directory

  • Domain Role

Service Information

  • Start Mode
  • Service State

Global Settings

  • MaxNegPhaseCorrection
  • MaxPosPhaseCorrection
  • VMIC Provider Status

Client Settings

  • Enabled
  • Client Type
  • Special Poll Interval
  • NTP Servers

Server Settings

  • Enabled
  • Announce Flags
Screenshot of Windows Time service settings in the XIA Configuration web interface
Screenshot of Windows Time service settings in the XIA Configuration web interface

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