Synchronize the appliance clock with an NTP server


The time and date settings are applied individually to both the active and standby appliance. Hence, in a clustered appliance both the active and standby appliance receive updates from the server.

If a VM appliance cannot synchronize time and locale settings with the configured NTP server, then HPE OneView displays an alert message.

  • Required privileges: Infrastructure administrator

  • You have the IP address of the NTP server.

  1. From the main menu, select Settings.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • In the Time and Locale panel, click ..
    • Click Time and Locale and then select Actions > Edit.
  3. Select Synchronize with time server.
  4. Enter the IP address of the NTP server in the Network time server field.
  5. Repeat this step for additional NTP servers.
  6. Optional: Set the Default language / locale.
  7. To delete the current setting field, click the ..
  8. Choose from the available menu selections.
  9. Click OK.
  10. Verify the NTP server configuration in the Time and Locale panel.