EBS Virtualized Installs – ALWAYS use PST Time Zone

Hot off the press from training here with in Issaquah with Mark Stanfill and the SBS MVPs.  If you are installing Essential Business Server (EBS) 2008 you are going to need to set the BIOS time zone on the Host. “The EBS setup, like all Windows Server 2008 installations, does not expose time zone settings until after OOBE setup.  This means that the local time on all three servers will be PST during setup.  Internally, all setup-dependent operations use UTC, so, even if there is a discrepancy between two machines’ time zone settings, internally their clocks will be in synch.  This … Continue reading EBS Virtualized Installs – ALWAYS use PST Time Zone