Using reverse proxy in TAD4D and LMT
Preventive Service Planning
A default Tivoli Asset Discovery for Distributed or IBM License Metric Tool server installation exposes WebSphere Application Server's web container directly to agents. In order to harden the installation, manage agents' load better IBM HTTP server can be used as additional layer placed between agents and the server.
The document below provides the technical staff involved in the configuration of the Tivoli Asset Discovery for Distributed or IBM License Metric Tool server and its agents with guidelines on how to configure the TAD4D/LMT components and how to use IBM HTTP server as a reverse proxy in the minimal and medium security configuration.
More support for:
Tivoli Asset Discovery for Distributed
Software version: Version Independent
Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, IBM i, Linux, Solaris, Windows
Reference #: 1592319
Modified date: 05 October 2012