I've been tasked to research and find various proxy solutions, both server and appliances, and figure out the pro's and con's.
The only major requirements are that:
1) we would need to proxy owa thru the dmz
2) we would possibly also need to proxy internal websites (like sharepoint) as well
3) it would need to integrate with ActiveDirectory and smartcards, as all the applications in the dmz would require smart card for access
I'm not network engineer by any means (and i don't yet have strong knowledge on servers and network connections - I did more workstation related stuff prior), so I'm not sure where to start off. I initially looked at Forefront, but am confused as to which specific product would actually meet our needs, and I'm not exactly sure what other products are available that I could take a look at.
Can anyone provide me a good starting list of proxy solutions that I can take a look at?
And is there anything you'd recommend over the other?
Any kind of help at all would be really really helpful. Thanks!