xml web services: Synchronizing clocks

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Synchronizing clocksMany operations rely on time stamping. For example, it is not acceptable for a server to acknowledge that it received a purchase order before the purchase order was placed. This kind of a problem can arise if the clocks on the client and server computers are not synchronized. Therefore, you must decide how you will ensure the synchronization of the clocks on the various computers that communicate in a distributed application.

but i do not understand,
enrique_aeoAsked:
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Siva Prasanna KumarPrincipal Solutions ArchitectCommented:
it's is about the time difference and time zone difference b/w globally shared distributed applications, it's always advisable to use GMT or any other standard format and normalized the over all application time details before processing.

explained here :http://kulaid.blogspot.com/2011/03/time-zone-considerations.html
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