All servers that run the SharePoint 2010/2013 Timer Service should also be configured to be in the same time zone. Timer services run to complete a host of jobs such as deploy solutions, content deployment, alerts, workflow and more. A discrepancy in the time zones between servers can lead to synchronization issues. For example, deployment jobs may start on one server but not run on another server until much later.
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