Set Up Proxy Server

Posted by 10 September, 2009 Comments Off on Set Up Proxy Server

People who deal with network installations and would like to know how to set up a proxy server can obtain useful information from the above website. The proxy server is important in the network because it makes it possible for client computers to access information from other servers hence should be connected properly. The proxy server also works as a security protecting the network environment from intrusions among other uses.

Proxy Server

You can read the information provided and as long as you have some background information in network connections, this is something you can do on your own. You can connect the proxy server to function as a proxy, firewall or caching and this information can be found on the website.

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How to Setup Proxy Server

Posted by 3 September, 2009 Comments Off on How to Setup Proxy Server

A proxy server receives requests that are intended for another one when the server and client are incompatible making direct connection impossible. This may happen if the client is not able to meet the requirements needed for security authentication.

To setup a proxy server, you have to have a web browser that will support the automatic configuration of the proxy using a script. An email account on Sparta, cs, Owlnet, IS, math, stat, ECE, CAAM, or MEM will be necessary to set up the proxy server.

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If you are using windows, Mozilla, Opera, Internet Explorer and Netscape 6.x are compatible and if you are using Macintosh, Safari, Mozilla, Netscape 6.x and other MacOs browsers are compatible. For Unix Netscape 4.51 and Mozilla are compatible.

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