Manual Chapter : About Proxy Select

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BIG-IP APM

  • 15.0.0
Manual Chapter

About Proxy Select

The Proxy Select agent is for use in selecting the next hop in forward proxy chaining. The Proxy Select agent provides these elements and options:
Pool
Specifies a pool of one or more proxy servers from which to select the next hop. All proxy servers in the pool that you select must support the forward proxy mode that you specify in the
Upstream Proxy Mode
setting.
Upstream Proxy Mode
Specifies whether the next hop is to a forward proxy server that supports
Explicit
forward proxy or
Transparent
forward proxy.
Username
Specifies the name of a user account on the proxy server. To use static credentials to authenticate the user at the next hop, provide the username and password .
Password
Specifies the password for the user account on the proxy server.