How to configure Global HTTP proxy for iOS devices?


Global HTTP proxy is a feature that can only be applied to iOS 6 Supervised devices. By imposing this profile on the users mobile devices, you can ensure that the internet connectivity is always re-directed through one proxy. This provides data security since all personal and business communication is filtered through the Global HTTP proxy. You can learn more about Global HTTP Proxy here.


To create Global HTTP proxy profile, follow the steps given below:

  • Click Device Mgmt and select Profiles.
  • Click Create Profile and select iOS Profile.
  • Select Global HTTP Proxy and configure the proxy settings
  • After configuring, click Save and save the profile. This profile can now be distributed to devices/Groups.