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Changes to DST in 2007

In 2007, the United States, Canada and Bermuda changed the timing of the change between standard time and daylight savings time in those regions where daylight savings time is in use. The new dates are: The intent of this change in the United States was to save energy; for more information on the Energy Policy Act of 2005, refer to site http://www.energy.gov/about/EPAct.htm.

IBM has provided a web page at http://www.ibm.com/support/alerts/ca/en/daylightsavingstimealert.html which contains consolidated information on the implications of the change for IBM products.

Microsoft has provided an update for affected Microsoft products. There were some challenges for customers using Microsoft Outlook and Exchange.

For more information

Note: This DST2007 page is no longer being updated. Some links may now be rotten.

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