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The <proxy> element of the HTTP adapter

If the back-end application must be accessed through a proxy, add a <proxy> element inside the <connectionPolicy> element.

If the proxy requires authentication, add a nested <authentication> element inside <proxy>. This element has the same structure as the one used to describe the authentication protocol of the adapter.

The following example shows a proxy that requires basic authentication and uses a server identity:

<connectionPolicy xsi:type="http:HTTPConnectionPolicyType">

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