Article ID: 117132, created on Sep 5, 2013, last review on May 7, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo
  • Virtuozzo hypervisor


  1. Time inside virtual machine is behind or ahead of actual time.
  2. TurboBoost technology is enabled on hardware node


Time inside virtual machines is calculated using CPU ticks. TurboBoost technology changes CPU clock dynamically which results in incorrect time values.


Disable TurboBoost technology on the host according to hardware vendor instructions.

Example: How to disable Intel TurboBoost

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