Configuring outgoing HTTP requests from Java process via internal proxy server

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  • How to make outgoing HTTP requests from JBoss EAP via internal proxy server?
  • We have an internal proxy to the internet, and we want to define a service in ESB to invoke a public web service outside, is there anything we need to do in order to access that outside web service?
  • Our Tomcat application can be configured to connect to a website to gather information, but the app cannot be configured with a proxy setting.
  • JBoss machine is behind a Windows NTLM authenticating proxy, where a war file is communicating with Microsoft Azure to upload blobs. How can all http/https traffic generated from any war applications running in the JBoss EAP container use the JVM proxy settings?


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 4.x
    • 5.x
    • 6.x
    • 7.x
  • Apache Tomcat
  • Most Java applications

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