Configuring a proxy

You can configure the proxy settings in your Developer Portal.

Before you begin

You must have administrator access to complete this task.

About this task

The Developer Portal communicates with the management server by way of the consumer and product APIs. For a Developer Portal that is deployed externally to the management server zone, and does not have access to the consumer and product APIs, a proxy can be used.


  1. Log in to the Developer Portal as an administrator.
  2. If the administrator dashboard is not displayed, click Manage to display it.
  3. Click Configuration > System > IBM API Connect in the administrator dashboard.
  4. To configure a proxy, select Enable Proxy Support, and make the required changes.
    Proxy configuration options
  5. When your changes are complete, click Save configuration.


You successfully configured a proxy on your Developer Portal.