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PROXY SG

Blue Coat is a proxy appliance that provides powerful visibility and control of all Web communications. Blue Coat Proxy SG and ProxyAV appliances allow organizations to rapidly deploy applications such as content filtering, spyware prevention, Web virus scanning, IM and P2P control, Web proxy and bandwidth management while actually improving Web performance.

 

The Proxy SG™ family of appliances delivers a scalable proxy platform architecture to secure Web communications and accelerate delivery of business applications.

Based on a custom, object-based operating system with integrated caching and compression, these proxy appliances leverage existing authentication systems to enable flexible policy enforcement on content, users, applications and protocols.

Blue Coat SG appliances are typically deployed:

  • At the Internet gateway (forward proxy) to protect internal users and networks from spyware, phishing attacks, inappropriate web usage, and potential legal liability while actually improving web performance
  • In the DMZ (reverse proxy) to securely isolate web servers from direct Internet access and accelerate web-based applications and public websites
  • At the edge of an organizations application delivery infrastructure for controlled acceleration of key business applications, including file services, rich media applications, and e-mail

The Proxy SG™ family of appliances includes the award-winning ProxySG 400 Series, 800 Series and 8000 Series. Based on Blue Coat SGOS™, a custom, object-based operating system with integrated caching, these proxy appliances leverage existing authentication systems to enable granular policy enforcement down to the individual user. Blue Coat's end-to-end product portfolio includes powerful reporting, policy and configuration management software - delivering a scalable proxy system architecture for centralized or distributed enterprise environments. Delivered as a rack mountable appliance for simple installation and management, these ICSA-certified solutions easily integrate with existing security and network infrastructure.