HTTP - Proxy (Forward Proxy)
Table of Contents
1 - About
2 - Articles Related
3 - Typical usage
- Provide HTTP access to internal clients that are otherwise restricted by a firewall.
- web cache to reduce network usage.
4 - Procedure
The proxy then requests the content from the origin server and returns it to the client.
5 - Configuration
The client must be specially configured to use the forward proxy to access other sites. Ie the proxy parameters.
Example with Windows: