getServerDate() - JDO PersistenceManager's method

Date getServerDate()

Get the Date as seen by the server. Clients using this method can order their operations according to a single time source. Implementations use the setting of the server time zone to prepare a Date instance that represents UTC time on the server.
a Date instance corresponding to the UTC Date as seen by the server
JDO 2.1

This documentation page is derived (with some adjustments) from the JDO 2.2 API
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