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We invite you to shape the future of IBM, including product roadmaps, by submitting ideas that matter to you the most. Here's how it works:

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IBM is transforming its request for enhancement (RFE) process. The purpose of the transformation is to provide a more consistent experience for you to submit requests and to enable IBM product owners to respond to your requests more quickly. For more information click here.

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The IBM team may need your help to refine the ideas so they may ask for more information or feedback. The offering manager team will then decide if they can begin working on your idea. If they can start during the next development cycle, they will put the idea on the priority list. Each team at IBM works on a different schedule, where some ideas can be implemented right away, others may be placed on a different schedule.

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Some ideas can be implemented at IBM, while others may not fit within the development plans for the product. In either case, the team will let you know as soon as possible. In some cases, we may be able to find alternatives for ideas which cannot be implemented in a reasonable time.

Allow Sterling Secure Proxy to perform URL Redirection for Reverse Proxy

Sterling Secure Proxy on Red Hat Linux version 2.6.32-696.1.1.el6.
x86_64 is unable to route to different Outbound Nodes based on the URL that is sent to the proxy.

Example (test vs prod at end of url):
Incoming URL https:proxy.com:443/rosettanet/test
--> we want to route to test-server.com:49073/rosettanet
and
Incoming URL https:proxy.com:443/rosettanet/prod
--> we want to route to prod-server.com:49073/rosettanet

Note that the trading partner is sending from the same server hostname/IP for both Test and Prod.

This should be a basic feature of any proxy solution, especially Sterling Secure Proxy. If we would have known of this limitation we would have chosen to use BlueCoat proxy as our solution instead of SSP.
  • Guest
  • Jan 8 2018
  • Not under consideration
DeveloperWorks ID DW_ID110783
RTC ID RTC_ID551629
Link to original RFE http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=110783

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