Configuring a proxy server for SSL or HTTPS configuration
The SSL proxy allows the web server to manage the SSL encryption load and pass clear text back to application servers. It also divides the workload among the available application servers using the "round-robin load balancing" algorithm. This reduces the network traffic between the web server and application server. The web server enables you to use one secure URL to access any number of application servers that run Sterling Configure, Price, Quote applications.