1.1 About Squid Proxy

Squid is an HTTP proxy resource that can be used with ZENworks. For more information about Squid, see the Squid Web site.

  • ZENworks has been tested on Windows with Squid 2.7.STABLE8-bin version.

  • ZENworks has been tested on Linux and Mac with Squid 3.0.STABLE26 version.

You can define the parameters in the squid.conf file to achieve the following in a ZENworks Management Zone:

  • Connecting managed devices to the ZENworks servers through the proxy server.

  • Performing Squid caches and delivering ZENworks content to the requesting devices.

NOTE:Only windows devices are supported while using proxy cache for on-demand content solution.