Overview#Windows Time service (W32Time) is a Time synchronization process implemented on Windows Client and Windows Servers
Windows Time service is not an exact implementation of the Network Time Protocol (NTP), however Windows Time service uses the complex suite of algorithms that is defined in the Network Time Protocol (NTP) specifications to ensure that clocks on computers throughout a network are as accurate as possible.
More Information#There might be more information for this subject on one of the following:
- Microsoft TIME
- PDC Emulator FSMO Role
- Time synchronization
- Windows Time service