In this example, all client workstations will obtain the time and date from a domain controller using the NTP protocol.
With time synchronization, computers set their clocks automatically to match another computer's clock.
One computer maintains very accurate time, and then all other computers set their clocks to match that computer.
I can sync time of win7 from a ntp linux server manually.
For home computers (not joined to a domain), they simply get their time from an Internet source like time.and the main trick is just to adjust the time zone from Pacific Time to your own when you first get it.
New computers are added to the network with the understanding that they will be taken care of by the admins.
Keeping an eye on these servers is a tedious, time-consuming process.
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Even with 5 minutes per server (to check the logs and other parameters), it may take an hour to make sure that everything is ok and no "red lights" are blinking on any of the servers.