install an app in dedicated server or cloud computing

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Hi, i would like to ask can i install pos system app in a dedicated server that host by third party or through cloud services?
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you can BUT you need internet connectivity from all of the different cash registers to the POS application all of the time that the system is in use.

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can i do AD and create dn for company network via cloud
Can you? Technically the answer is that you can.

Should you? It depends.

A POS app deals with money, credit cards, and possibly personal details.
So you should check if there are any regulations that limit what you can do, with possible guidelines on hosting security requirements.

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