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smashyrahul
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Pinned topic Reusing/caching https connections

‏2013-10-31T11:22:50Z |

Hello experts,

Which settings I need to check to make sure that Datapower is reusing / caching HTTPS connections?

Regards,

Rahul

Updated on 2013-10-31T11:28:47Z at 2013-10-31T11:28:47Z by smashyrahul
  • JoeMorganNTST
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    Re: Reusing/caching https connections

    ‏2013-11-01T16:49:49Z  in response to smashyrahul

    Rahul,

    Look in your SSL Proxy Profile settings.

     

    Joe

    • smashyrahul
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      Re: Reusing/caching https connections

      ‏2013-11-04T15:15:32Z  in response to JoeMorganNTST

      Thanks Joe,

      I know there is an option of 'SSL caching' in Proxy profile, which can serve this purpose if we use DataPower as a server.

      If DataPower is used as a client, then I think we can keep 'Persistent Connections' 'ON' , which will make sure that the same connection can be reused as long as the mentioned timeout.

      please correct me if I am wrong.

      Regards,

      Rahul

      Updated on 2013-11-04T15:15:56Z at 2013-11-04T15:15:56Z by smashyrahul
      • JoeMorganNTST
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        Re: Reusing/caching https connections

        ‏2013-11-04T15:40:15Z  in response to smashyrahul

        When you select the SSL Direction as "Forward", leave "Client-side Session Caching" on. The help for that field plainly states:

        Enable/disable the caching of SSL sessions when acting as an SSL client.

        Then adjust the Client-side Session Cache Timeout, and the Client-side Session Cache Size as needed.  You might be running into a size problem.

        Joe